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Game Plan.

Today, I’m talking about my game plan.

Here’s how my debt looks right now:

$100k – Student Loans

$13k – Car Loan

$20k – Credit cards… 678 more words

Bachelor's Degree

What about The American Dream?

I saw a headline a few days ago that read, “The American Dream is alive, but not in America.” This shocked my system, at least for a few minutes, but it got me to thinking, “Maybe there’s something to this.” … 2,932 more words

Current Events

20,000 For-Profit College Students Ask Education Dept. To Cancel Their Student Loans

As the fallout continues from the collapse of Corinthian Colleges Inc. — former operator of Everest University, WyoTech, and Heald College — the Department of Education is trying to sort through nearly 20,000 loan-forgiveness requests from former students who claim that CCI and other for-profit colleges misled them into taking out huge student loans. 382 more words

Friday Fives

1. House of Cards is one of my favorite thing to do to unwind. I’m completely addicted.

2. Although I have a ways to go, … 301 more words

Friday Fives


Here is a long article published last week in the Boston Globe:

LINK: The College Debt Crisis is Even Worse Than You Think.

It raises a lot of tough questions about the role college plays in escaping poverty. 110 more words


What to do if you lose your financial aid

When you first started college, you might have assumed that your financial aid package would be solid for the next four years. But now spring has rolled around and you’ve been blindsided: You’ve learned you’ll be getting less money next year. 913 more words