There are many factors to consider when you’re trying to save for a house while paying down student loans. Here’s a great place to start!
Anna Lawrence shares how she started earning money by drawing dogs and other pets and is working to make it her full time income.
The spirit of entrepreneurship and running a small business has always been strong in my family. My father is a self-employed musician after running a deli, my grandfather owned a pharmacy, and others in my family have had their own restaurants and shops in the past as well. I’ve kept the tradition going in my […]
My side hustle started back in elementary school. I worked with a couple of friends from down the street and my sister to scrape the wooden sides off of pencils with a scissor blade, then colored and wrote on them to make custom made pencils, which were then sold out at community gatherings. My sister […]
Inside a flea market, you will hear many annoying sounds: screams from children wanting to go home or the vendors shouting at you, attempting to sell their latest and greatest product. The smell of the foul animals and items for sale fill the air. Walking into the market brings out many emotions from all people. […]
I have a vision. I envision myself in my cap and gown getting handed a diploma cover shouting at my video camera, “I graduated college debt-free! Afterward, calling Dave Ramsey to let him know the good news. By graduating debt-free, it’ll inspire students to reach higher for a degree without accepting student loans. Envisioning an […]
I’m a high school senior in Tennessee and I’m looking to attend Butler University in the fall as a Ballet major. With Butler being an expensive private school I am looking for additional help to pay for my post-secondary education. My mom recently lost her job of 18 years and my family is struggling to […]
As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a filmmaker. From my first ‘movie’ I made when I was five, I knew that’s what I’ve wanted to do. Because of that, I’ve been making videos for fun all my life. I experimented with editing, camera angles, writing, and every other aspect […]
At my high school, only upperclassmen and students in good academic standing are allowed to leave campus during lunch. Upon getting my driver’s license, I had a dilemma: I needed to earn money for gas and to get lunch off campus with my friends. However, I am very involved in my school’s music program (I […]
From the time I was a child, many in my family would describe me as a cheapskate. I would like to call myself frugal. For every dollar I made, I would put two in my pocket. Cue my grade six Galaxy Goop empire. Fast forward to the age of twenty-two and not much has changed, […]
How to get started investing in your 30s if you’ve never invested before, with a look at life events, financial balance, and more.
I love Uber Eats and I use it multiple times per week to feed myself and my family. Here are some of the top ways I leverage it to save time.
Are you looking for working-from-home jobs that actually pay? Here are some honest ideas to get you started!
If you’re looking for a way to lower the interest rates on your student loans, SoFi student loans may be the answer.
Wondering what are qualified expenses for a 529 plan? Here’s exactly what can and can’t be covered by your 529 college savings plan.
How much you should have in a 529 plan to save for college for your children by age, including high and low contributions for public and private school.
529 plans have changed. You can now withdraw up to $10,000 per year to pay for your children’s private primary and secondary eduction expenses. Here are some rules to know.
Are you great with managing money, but you don’t have the credit score to prove it? Refinancing your student loans to a lower interest rate may still be possible with Earnest. Qualified borrowers will not only find low interest rates at Earnest, they’ll find a customized student loan product. Earnest is leading the private student loan […]
Spent App is a new way to earn cash back. Don’t expect it to work as an expense management app, but enjoy the cash back rewards for your everyday spending.
Dave Ramsey’s Baby Steps can help you pay off your student loan debt. Here’s his approach to building wealth as well as some thoughts regarding paying off student loans.
There has been a lot of talk lately about the mega backdoor Roth IRA. For a long time, it was an unspoken secret used by retirement planners. However, the IRS released guidance that specifically addressed both backdoor Roth IRA conversions, and the so-called Mega Backdoor Roth IRA. As a result, it has gained even more popularity […]