Category Archives for "Debt"

How to Decide Which Student Loan Repayment Plan Is Best for You?

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Across the United States, the cost of college and graduate school has risen dramatically, leaving many people in the unenviable position of paying back substantial student loans.   This can be a burden for many borrowers, particularly those who are just starting out and are struggling to get started with a low salary. Having a monthly […]

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  • May 15, 2017
  • Debt

How to Finish College with Manageable Debt

Get a college degree and all your financial worries are over, right?Well, maybe.That used to be the maxim years ago. A college degree still has value, but it is more important to watch your cash flow and treat a college education as an investment now more than ever.Just as you wouldn’t pay $10,000 a share […]

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  • September 9, 2016
  • Debt

Are 30 Year Mortgages Evil?

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Sometimes in the midst of trouble, we try to solve the little problems instead of focusing on the big ones.If you want to improve your financial picture start with the big categories. Housing is usually the largest expense for most people.Right now, mortgage rates are still in the 3-3.5% range. The possibility that the Fed […]

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  • July 24, 2016
  • Debt