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I'm Not Entitled; I'm Broke

My biggest pet peeve is the elder generations who claim that 20-somethings these days think we are entitled. We were raised to follow the unbeaten path and pursue careers that we “love” because older generations told us to! 488 more words

If It's Too Good To Be True...

If It Sounds Too Good To Be True…

I’m sure you may have heard through the media various companies who are offering students help with their student loan debts. 410 more words

So You're A Lawyer, Now What?

When I graduated from law school, my life was one big fat ugly maelstrom of bar exam stress and financial insecurity. Over a year later, I’m now an attorney, but not much else has changed.  491 more words

Law School

What happened to Millennials and the plan that didn't pan out

I am in my late-twenties and when I was in high school, the big thing was: What schools are you applying to? What schools have you been accepted to? 1,266 more words

Money

The Strugglebus is Real, Folks. (and that's ok!)

As much as I hate to admit it, the 17-year-old in me has adopted a new favorite hashtag: #strugglebus. I’m both incredibly disappointed in myself and kind of giddy about it. 428 more words

Debt

Illinois files first lawsuits to crack down on student loan scams

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan filed lawsuits targeting scammers trying to make a fast buck on the backs of people with student loan debt.

Madigan says her… 209 more words

Education

Illinois Files Suits Against Debt Settlement Companies That Allegedly Scammed Student Loan Borrowers

We already know that some debt settlement programs provide little relief for debtors, and consumers who contributed to the $1.2 trillion student loan debt tab appear to be the top target for these companies. 544 more words