7 savvy steps to escape the credit grid
Living off the credit grid
It's not easy to go debt-free and live on cash alone.
But if living off the credit grid sounds like the lifestyle for you, here are some tips on how to get there.
Keep in mind, it may take a significant investment of time and trouble, and you'll be sacrificing some creature comforts along the way, says Elissa Burton, a financial planner with Francis Financial in New York.
These seven steps will help you escape the credit grid and live without debt.