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How I Escaped College with ONLY $8,000 in Student Debt

College

Taking on $8,000 of debt doesn’t sound like a good thing, especially when you don’t have much to show for it other than a piece of paper and a funny looking hat. But when you consider that most students come away from college with much more debt than that for the same piece and paper and same funny looking hat, I ... Read More »

4 Cheap Home Improvement Ideas You Can DIY

Home Improvement

As time goes by, you will begin to notice more and more jobs around your house that need to be done. Home maintenance and repair is a never-ending battle, but you can make the task easier (and less expensive) by staying ahead of the game. Try to tackle home improvement projects before they absolutely have to be done so you ... Read More »

4 Side Hustles I’ve Tried and Why They Failed

side hustles

I never really thought about it until I started reading personal finance blogs a couple of years ago, but I’m a chronic side hustler. I’m always looking for unique and fun new ways to bring in extra money in addition to my main income source, which up until recently was a full-time office job. Needless to say as a chronic ... Read More »

3 Reasons Why an Unsecured Loan Can Help You Pay Off Debt Faster

Unsecured Loan

Getting rid of debt should be something that is at the top of everyone’s financial to-do list. If you have debt that is costing you in the form of interest charges each month, you should make the elimination of that debt your highest priority. While there is nothing wrong with paying some interest on your mortgage or even a car ... Read More »