5 Ways to Save Money on Student Loans

5 Ways to Save Money on Student Loans

The average college graduate finishes school with nearly $40,000 in student loan debt.  As tuition rates continue to skyrocket, the student loan crisis will only get worse. If you haven’t started college yet, I highly recommend paying for college without loans.  You...
We paid off the car and two student loans! + other Q1 updates

We paid off the car and two student loans! + other Q1 updates

For those of you who are new here, I post an update every couple of months that shows how we’re doing on our debt snowball and other goals. Doing this helps to keep us accountable and to keep track of the progress we’re making.  I will now be sharing these updates...
How to Prepare For Your First Business Trip

How to Prepare For Your First Business Trip

Maybe you’re a millennial, and you’ve just reached a point in your career where you’re being asked to travel for work. You might also be someone who’s just started a new job, and it’s going to involve a lot of traveling. Regardless of the specifics, when you’re young,...
8 Strategies We’ve Used to Pay off Over $80,000 of Debt

8 Strategies We’ve Used to Pay off Over $80,000 of Debt

After I finished grad school, I found myself underemployed and buried in $75,000 of student loan debt.  I didn’t know what to do. I could barely afford the minimum payments on a 10 year repayment plan, but I couldn’t stand the idea of paying off my loans over 25 years...