Adulting - Debt Free Guys

There’s No Excuse for Being Unhealthy at 40

Oct 04, 2016 - Adulting

By John Schneider

Please note, this is a tongue and cheek confessional about my laziness and apathy. Like my pursuit of a singing career, this confessional may or may not be based on delusion. READ FULL STORY

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We’re the Debt Free Guys and This Is Queer Money™

Oct 01, 2016 - The Eagle

By John Schneider & David Auten, the Debt Free Guys

Fifteen years ago, the two of us met on a gay disco dance floor in Denver. We were in our late-20s, early-30s and just entered our peak social years. We were liberated, as were many gay men in those days. READ FULL STORY

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How to Plan for Big Purchases

Sep 27, 2016 - Society of Grownups

By David Auten

With age comes wisdom, including how we spend and earn money. John and I learned that lesson the hard way when we had to dig our way out of $51,000 in credit card debt. One thing we did that wrecked our credit was we bought small the wrong way—meaning we racked up credit card debt READ FULL STORY

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Building a Stronger Queer Community

Sep 29, 2016 - Personal Branding for the LGBTQ Professional

By Jenn T. Grace

I chatted with David and John – the “Debt Free Guys”- about a whole gamut of topics. We started with launching and leveraging your personal brand and then dived into what’s next for the LGBTQ community specifically. READ FULL STORY

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What is Your Biggest ‘Savings Win’ So Far This Year?

Sep 26, 2016 - The Simple Dollar

By Holly Porter-Johnson

With the fall season in full swing, it’s only natural to take a closer look at our financial goals for this year. There are only a few short months left, after all, and those months include the busy – and expensive – holiday season. READ FULL STORY

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When Someone Dies and You’re Not Sad

Sep 26, 2016 - Adulting.TV

By John Schneider

“I have never killed anyone, but I have read some obituary notices with great satisfaction.” – Mark Twain – Jerks die, too. READ FULL STORY

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How You Can Beat The Limiting Beliefs Affecting The Queer Community And Achieve Success

Sep 26, 2016 - The Huffington Post

By David Auten & John Schneider, the Debt Free Guys

We shook this week’s Queer Money™ up and busted out our wine to talk about some of our favorite topics, success and the law of attraction. READ FULL STORY

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Adulting, Doggy Style

Sep 19, 2016 - Adulting

By John Schneider

Why do I like dogs more than humans? Because they know how to live and love. The other day I went to the grocery store and, as is usual, there was a dog tied out front of the store. Our eyes met, I immediately forgot about the jelly donut that had consumed my entire being all morning. READ FULL STORY

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How We’re Cutting Back Now to Have More Later

Sep 19, 2016 - Yahoo!Finance

By David Auten & John Schneider, the Debt Free Guys

Despite having 13 years of combined experience in financial services when we first started dating, we had a combined total of $51,000 in credit card debt. The old saying, “the cobbler’s kids have no shoes,” could apply, except that was part of the problem. We had lots of really nice shoes. READ FULL STORY

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The Top 50 People You Need to Know at FinCon 2016

Sep 15, 2016 - The Huffington Post

By John Rampton

Held September 21-24, 2016 in San Diego, CA FinCon 2016 is the world’s largest convention for financial content that brings together leaders in the money, fintech, and media industries. READ FULL STORY