Tag: student loan debt

Why Losing $1,000 Per Year is a Big Deal

I filed my taxes last night and realized two things: 1) I really don’t make much money. 2) Opening and fully contributing to a traditional IRA saved my hide this tax season. Most regular readers know that I have a

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How to Avoid Student Loan Debt (A True Story)

I’m a millennial anomaly. I’m 24 and never had student loan debt (or any other kind). In 2012 the average millennial graduated with $27,000 in student loans. According to a Forbes article, this is a 58 percent increase from grads

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