Distractions surround us everywhere. If you focus on a goal such as eliminating debt, distractions seem to come out of nowhere in an endless supply.
It’s like shopping when you have no money, no list and no particular purchase to make. Immediately, you see 150 items that you suddenly need. And even though you didn’t know they existed, you need them right now.
Eliminating such distractions is an indispensable key of paying off debt.
Here are four areas of life where we intentionally averted our eyes and focused our energies elsewhere while paying off $127,000 in debt.