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First blog post - This is the Plan!

Hello there! My name is Nicole and I am in my late 20’s. After getting my bachelor’s degree in finance last month, I’ve decided to get serious about getting out of debt. 1,210 more words

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January 2017: Debt-Free Break Down

Loan: $Total debt – $Monthly payment = $Total balance

Credit Card: $9,353.09 – $9,353.09 = PAID OFF!!!

Student Loan: $10,151.00  – $111.18 = $10,039.82

Discover Credit Card: $2,217.30 – $55.00 =  349 more words

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How Much Did A Coding Error Affect Student Loan Repayment Rates?

Mistakes happen. I should know—I make more than my fair share of them (including on this blog). But some mistakes are a little more noticeable than others, such as when your mistake has been viewed more than a million times. 423 more words

New Year New Me?

Last week I mentioned that my goals and ‘resolutions’ always change and evolve to fit my current situation. This week I realized that my most daunting task in 2017 would be paying off my debt. 708 more words

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One-word answers to your money questions

Financial advice is loaded with fine print, disclaimers and caveats. Butsometimes, you want a straight answer before digging deeper.

We answered 10 money questions in a single word, and linked to all the extra stuff. 283 more words

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Study: People over 60 struggle to pay back student loans

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– A growing issue here in the U.S. is people over the age of 60 struggling to pay back student loans. Loans that mainly belong to their kids and grand-kids. 310 more words

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My HECS-HELP debt

What is HECS-HELP?

Australian citizens studying in Commonwealth supported places are eligible to apply for assistance to fund the student contribution amount for each unit in which they are enrolled.  592 more words

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