How To Make Your Student Loan Payment More Bearable

How To Make Your Student Loan Payment More Bearable

There are millions of Americans, who are currently drowning in student debt. These individuals thought they would be able to take a loan, complete school and find a good paying job. Unfortunately, life isn’t always so predictable. Things can happen unexpectedly and this can throw a curveball into the equation. And unfortunately, this can make…

Upromise MasterCard: Every Little Bit Helps

Upromise MasterCard: Every Little Bit Helps

Please note that I was compensated by Upromise for the content in this post.  However, all opinions expressed below are my own, based on my personal experience with Upromise.   I’m a big fan of little things creating a big change. You don’t suddenly nail a bunch of frugal skills and get rich or magically…

Debt Profiles: Mel's Story | brokeGIRLrich

Debt Profiles: Mel’s Story

Throughout my twenties, I had one really bad money “habit” – school. Education was held up to some crazy standard in my house as long as I could remember. If I didn’t get straight A’s, I would be grounded for the following marking period. There was no discussion of if I would go to college…

How Debt Happens: Student Loan Rant

How Debt Happens: Student Loan Rant

Here’s the lowdown. Debt is owing more than you have. Simple as that. There are people who say some debt is good debt (like mortgages and student loans – things most people are likely to use to get ahead in life) and there are some people who say all debt is bad debt. Either way,…