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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Person-to-Person Lending by Curtis E. Arnold, Beverly Harzog

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Chapter 14
Show Them the Money
In This Chapter
• Why you need to stick to a budget
• Low-tech solutions for budgeting
• High-tech solutions for budgeting
• Paying off your loan early
• Staying motivated
 
You want to make sure that when you get your loan, you’re able to pay it off. We all have good intentions, but without proper planning it’s possible that something unpredictable could happen.
So when you get your loan and you know what your monthly payment is, set up a budget. Start saving a little every month if you can. If you stick to a budget, you’re more likely to pay off your loan and have money to spare.
Wouldn’t it be nice if you could avoid being stressed out about money? And maybe even make a few payments early? How about paying the loan ...

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