Step 1- Save $1000 Emergency Fund--------Done X 100+
Step 2- Pay off all Debts Smallest to Largest - using the funds you free up to add to the payment of the next debt - aka the debt snowball---Done, Years ago
Step 3- Complete the ER fund with 3-6mo of savings--- Done several times over
Step 4- Put 15% of your income toward retirement--- 15% 90% OF THE YEAR 25% when I feel frisky
Step 5 - Save for Kids' college---- Got it covered, Daughter not interested in being a brain surgeon
Step 6 - Pay off House Early--- Done...
Step 7 - Become Wealthy and give a lot of it away ---- Already give alot away, I pay the hell out of taxes while others sit on their ass and play xbox