5 Little-Known Ways to Get Your Student Loans Forgiven

Students

5 Little-Known Ways to Get Your Student Loans Forgiven

5 Little-Known Ways to Get Your Student Loans Forgiven

If you feel burdened under the weight of student loan debt, we have some good news: you may be able to get those student loans forgiven. In 2017, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released a report estimating that up to one in four Americans may be eligible for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program, but... Read More

Why You Failed To Stick to Your Financial Resolutions

Personal Finance

Why You Failed To Stick to Your Financial Resolutions

Why You Failed To Stick to Your Financial Resolutions

If you made a financial resolution last year and failed to stick to it, you’re not alone. Whether you wanted to get out of credit card debt, pay off student loans, save an emergency fund or save more for retirement, you might be looking back and wondering what happened. Here are some factors that help determine... Read More

7 Ways Broke College Students Can Make Extra Cash

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7 Ways Broke College Students Can Make Extra Cash

7 Ways Broke College Students Can Make Extra Cash

College is expensive. As the semester progresses, many students will start to run low on funds. What are they to do? Well, they could apply for every scholarship they see and hope to win a bunch of money or they could get a job flipping burgers for minimum wage at a local fast food restaurant.... Read More

How to Limit Your College Application Costs

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How to Limit Your College Application Costs

How to Limit Your College Application Costs

College application season is in full swing and most families with high school seniors are currently stressed out about which schools to apply to. For those who are concerned about their finances, many families know that they can apply to cheap colleges, find scholarships and send out competitive scholarship applications. But most families don’t realize... Read More

How to Choose a College You Can Actually Afford

Students

How to Choose a College You Can Actually Afford

How to Choose a College You Can Actually Afford

College application season is upon us, and if you’re the parent of a high school senior then you are probably helping your child narrow down their shortlist of schools. As you’re doing your research, you might be wondering how you’re going to pay for college. After all, college tuition prices can give any parent a... Read More

6 Common Money Mistakes College Freshmen Make

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6 Common Money Mistakes College Freshmen Make

6 Common Money Mistakes College Freshmen Make

College freshmen across the country are settling in at school for the first time and, with the high cost of tuition, money is in short supply. But even if they’ve gotten great deals on their textbooks and saved money on their school supplies, are they prepared to be responsible now that they’re making their own financial... Read More

6 Things to Consider When You Start Paying Your Student Loans

Students

6 Things to Consider When You Start Paying Your Student Loans

6 Things to Consider When You Start Paying Your Student Loans

If you’re like many recent college graduates, you live in fear for that day when your first student loan payment is due. Given that the average graduate has more than $30,000 in student loan debt, it’s understandable that you might worry about how you’ll pay it all back. But paying back your student loans doesn’t... Read More

5 Unexpected Problems I Faced When I Became My Own Boss

Personal Finance

5 Unexpected Problems I Faced When I Became My Own Boss

5 Unexpected Problems I Faced When I Became My Own Boss

There’s a reason why so many people stay happily ensconced in their desk jobs and don’t venture out to start the businesses they’re dreaming about or the freelance career they’ve contemplated. Venturing out on your own can be scary and filled with uncertainty. Whether you’ve been planning the transition for years or suddenly pulled the... Read More

I’m a Millennial. Here Are 5 Money Tips I’ll Actually Use

Personal Finance

I’m a Millennial. Here Are 5 Money Tips I’ll Actually Use

I’m a Millennial. Here Are 5 Money Tips I’ll Actually Use

As a millennial, I’ve never felt like the majority of financial advice circulating in articles and books speaks to me. I find it’s often written by people coming from an entirely different generation. They graduated with student loans that were much lower than those people in my generation are struggling with and bought cars and... Read More

An Open Letter to Millennials: Don’t Miss Out on Good Money Advice

Personal Finance

An Open Letter to Millennials: Don’t Miss Out on Good Money Advice

An Open Letter to Millennials: Don’t Miss Out on Good Money Advice

Dear Fellow Millennial, I’m sure you’re sick of it, too. So many articles about millennials tell us that we’re lazy, that we don’t have our priorities straight or that we’re entitled. In fact, judging by these headlines it would seem that there’s a certain brand of career, lifestyle and personal finance guru that thinks we’re... Read More

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