They seemed to be living the American dream. Jake and Kayla both landed great jobs right after their wedding. They were making good money — so of course they took out a loan for a nice car. They took out a mortgage on a nice house. They bought a big dog — “just because we could,” Jake says.
But they kept on spending ... and the credit card debt began to mount.
It was a tenuous time for this couple. They were on the brink of financial disaster.
“If one more thing went wrong, we would have been in serious trouble,” Jake says. “If a car had broken down, an appliance
would have quit, or one of us had gotten sick, we would not have made it out ...
“We realized our spending was out of control,” Jake remembers. So when they heard about a Crown class, they signed up.