student debt

student debt

College Grads and Financial Literacy
Unfortunately, college students are not well prepared for the real world financially speaking, because it is not taught.

Millennials and Debt
The average Class of 2016 graduate has over $37,000 in student loan debt - up 6% from last year.

Student Debt vs Retirement Planning
Student loan debt is something that can follow graduates for the rest of their lives if they don't actively work to pay it off quickly and not just make minimum payments toward the interest of the loan.

Students and Financial Literacy
With the push for American students to go to college and keep pace with the rising cost of higher education, the financial literacy gap leads many students to make painful early mistakes and financial blunders.

Building an Emergency Fund
The purpose of an Emergency Fund is to improve financial security by creating a safety net of funds that can be used to meet emergency expenses as well as reduce the need to draw from high interest debt options, such as credit cards or unsecured loans.

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