You know the usual ways to break free from debt–cutting cable, canceling the gym membership, cooking at home and focusing on spending less than you earn so you can use what’s left to make payments. What if you didn’t have to do any of that? Some people have found alternative ways to retire their debt. While I have some ethical issues with these methods, in the end, they worked.
These stories are fun to read, but if you are interested in the more typical ways to pay off your debt or create a budget, turn to these 10 trusty blog posts from the past week.