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Big day for me and the Mrs.

August 8th, 2008 at 05:20 pm

I got a raise and promotion! I had proposed this to my bosses six months ago and after long, long, long deliberations (did I say long?!!) they have decided to bump my pay 20 percent and have me report directly to the CFO (I'm in IT.) This is a huge positive step for me one day before we are going out of town so I feel great about it. Look out debt reduction tracker!

The Mrs. also has a meeting today with her CEO about a raise so hopefully we both end up bumping up the income ladder. This will make getting out of debt even more fun!

Thanks to all who read my diatribe and post comments. It's really keeping me going in the right direction.

11 Responses to “Big day for me and the Mrs.”

  1. merch Says:

    Congrats on the raise and promotion!! Now, go and enjoy your vacation!!

    (But no new debt.)

  2. I-78 Commute Says:

    Thanks merch!

    (you got that right!)

  3. dmontngrey Says:

    Wow, that's great! Congrats!

  4. Swimgirl Says:

    Congratulations! You know, it IS 08-08-08, which is supposed to be very lucky!

  5. Ima saver Says:

    Congratulations! I am so happy for you!!

  6. PRICEPLUS Says:

    OUTSTANDING!! Simply outstanding! Congratultions on your good fortune!Smile

  7. gamecock43 Says:

    Awsome! Enjoy!

  8. sillyoleme Says:

    Awesome! You mind sending some of that luck our way? Wink
    Congrats to you guys!

  9. I-78 Commute Says:

    Thank you all! We are so happy! The wife will be having a follow up meeting when we get back but it sounds like she's going to get something. It was so fulfilling hearing the CFO state "Your salary increase will take effect immediately." I hope I never get that out of my head. Smile Thanks again all and Aloha!

  10. Amber Says:

    Yippie...congrats Big Grin. I have my fingers crossed for the Mrs

  11. terri77 Says:

    Woohoo! Congratulations!

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