Craig Curelop

Expertise: Personal Finance, Personal Development, Real Estate Investing Basics, Landlording & Rental Properties
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Craig Curelop, aka thefiguy is an aggressive pursuer of financial independence. Starting with a net worth of negative $30K in 2016, he has aggressively saved and invested to become financially inde...
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Craig Curelop, aka thefiguy is an aggressive pursuer of financial independence. Starting with a net worth of negative $30K in 2016, he has aggressively saved and invested to become financially independent in 2019. From sleeping on the couch and renting out his car, he was able to invest in two house hacks in Denver and a BRRRR in Jacksonville. He plans to continue to investing in both Denver and Jacksonville for the years to come. Craig's story has caught the attention of several media outlets, including the Denver Post, BBC, and many other real estate/personal finance podcasts. He hopes to inspire the masses to grab hold of their finances and achieve financial independence. Follow his story on Instagram @thefiguy!
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Personal Finance

How I Paid Off $85,000 in 16 Months

On New Year’s Day, I made a goal: I would pay off $85,000 of student loan debt in two years. Obviously, that’s an ambitious goal, and I didn’t know how I was going to do it. I just knew that I would. Sure enough, I crushed my goal—eight months early! My student loans are a thing of the past. Here...

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