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My hubby and I love to have board game nights with our friends. We’re currently on a three year spending ban while we pay off our massive student loan debt, so finding free things to do for fun is important for our sanity. In addition to being free, game nights are...read more
There are numerous reasons to start eating clean. Maybe you want to lose weight or perhaps you just want to be healthier. Whatever the reason, it can be difficult to stick with a whole food diet when you’re used to eating an unhealthy diet. I’ve been eating a vegan,...read more
Since my hubby and I are currently on a three year spending ban while we pay off $117,000 of student loan debt, we don’t generally travel. However, we went to Arizona last year because my step grandpa passed away and we were there for his funeral. It was a sad...read more
Personal finance is about choices. Many frugal people continue to splurge on a couple of things that are truly important to them – because they’re frugal in most areas, they can afford to splurge on things that they value. Frugality doesn’t have to mean giving up...read more
Less than 20% of students at public universities finish college within four years. Some struggle with difficult courses, many spend more time partying than they do studying, and others change their majors multiple times. There was a time when taking six years to...read more
“I’m never going to retire. I don’t make enough money.” “Retire early? Good luck. Only rich people do that.” “I’m going to work until I’m 70. Only people who have a pension can retire comfortably.” These are just a handful of the depressing things that I’ve heard...read more
Hi there! I’m Jen. When I finished grad school, I found myself underemployed and buried in student loan debt. I became passionate about helping other young people make smarter financial choices. You CAN achieve financial freedom – I’ll show you how.
- My Student Loans 64%
- Husband’s Student Loans 50%
- Car Loan 27%
- Emergency Fund 100%