How I Ditched Debt: Getting On Board With a Budget for Baby

In this series, NerdWallet interviews people about their journey to tame debt. Responses have been edited for length and clarity. Steffa and CJ Mantilla Paid off: $71,361 in 5 years As a former zookeeper, Steffa Mantilla promises she didn’t use any animal training techniques to get her husband on board with a debt reduction plan….