How a Teacher in Tennessee Does Money

I am trying to find the balance between splurging and really needing to replace long-worn out items. Where is it?

Here’s One Way to Pay Off Your Student Loans in a Year

Langellier doesn’t say exactly how much debt he has, but he does say that it is in the “tens of thousands.” He begins working as a trucker in October 2014; by April 2015, the debt is paid off.

Free Tuition Is A Bad Idea, Insists President Of Expensive Private College

The ambassador of the status quo speaks out.

A Pre-Thanksgiving Student Loan Tweetstorm

Logan messaged me to say that I should post about our pal Lauren Rodrigue’s recent tweetstorm about her student debt.

MacArthur Geniuses: They Pay Off Student Loans Just Like Us!

On the same day the MacArthur Genius Fellowships were announced, Lin-Manuel Miranda was celebrating because he and his wife finally paid off her student loans.

Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: September 2015 Check-In

It’s time to check in on our debt payments and savings goals again.

Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: August 2015 Check-In

It’s time to check in on our debt payments and savings goals again.

At What Point Do College Costs Become “Something You Can’t Afford?”

Understanding that college is not about getting a job, but that it is also important to build the skills and connections that’ll help you get hired, what college experiences are important enough to do even if you can’t afford them?

Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: July 2015 Check-In

It’s time to check in on our debt payments and savings goals again.

What Can You Do When Your Student Loan Provider Hikes Up Your Monthly Payments?

My student loan provider raised my monthly student loan payment from $774.12 a month to $1,212.41 a month and it’s inhumane.