My Credit.com Debt Diet participants are still going strong, despite some unexpected obstacles. Chris’ sidewalk needed fixing, and Penny’s truck looked like it needed around $1,000 in repairs. Neither let this get them down, and both used the experiences as a reminder that you always need to have that emergency savings cushion. To read more about their progress, check out my post here. Or, if you’d prefer to hear about in their own words, see what the participants are blogging about this week!