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Yay! Great job, walstib! You posted for a second day, and you have more ideas for what you can do. That's ALL YOU NEED RIGHT NOW. I realize that you are getting a million good suggestions, and you can take all of them.... sometime. For now, though, you had several good ideas in your post. Keep thinking, keep taking little tiny steps. You're right that small wins are important right now.

Which does not, of course, let you off the hook on budgeting. Just that that's not what you need to do right this minute. You'll get there as you work through things. Instead, I will ask one other question: Do you have a small amount of money -- $1,000 or so, maybe -- put away in case of really dire emergencies? If not, please do think about that. And also, give your spouse a hug. If you're the one who needed to get on board, she has been living with a lot of stress.

ThyPeace, delighted that you're still at it. Keep going!
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