The Akpan family moved into an RV full-time at the beginning of 2020.
Their renovated space has a full-sized kitchen and two bedrooms.
They homeschool their son on the road, and they paid off $118,000 of student-loan debt by downsizing.
At the beginning of 2020, Karen and Sylvester Akpan decided to sell their home to move into an RV full-time.
The Akpans had two major motivators for downsizing: physical and financial freedom.
“We wanted to downsize and spend more time together,” Karen Akpan told Insider. She and her husband Sylvester have a 9-year-old son, Aiden, who they always loved traveling with, and they realized they could have more adventures with him if they weren’t attached to a house.
“Also, I feel like we were just working so much…