Best Way To Pay Off Student Loans: Two Approaches To Paying Off Student Loans

Best Way To Pay Off Student Loans With These Two Repayment Methods

Although there are all sorts of ways that you can pay off your student loans faster, there's no circumventing the fact that you have to make payments (of hard cash) to get rid of debt. A bit of a no brainer right? But I'm willing to bet that…
Pay Student Loans and Travel

Tips For Affording Travel While Aggressively Paying Off Student Loans

Can you travel while paying off student loan debt? Absolutely! With a lot of planning and discipline, you can afford to do both. As Paula Pant says from Afford Anything Podcast, you can afford anything but not everything. This means…
How To Use Student Loan Grace Period To Pay Off Your Debt

Using Your Student Loan Grace Period Wisely

What if I told you that you could pay off your student loan debt faster by making payments before your first bill. Would you take advantage? While most recent graduates let this small window of opportunity pass them by, using your…
Sacrifices Made To Pay Off My Student Loans

Sacrifices I Made to Pay Off My Student Loans in 4 Years

November 10, 2016, was one of the most important days of my life. That was the day that I decided to pay off my student loans and make my last payment. It was also the day that I got rid of the personal and financial burdens that came along…
Student Loan Repayment Update: Accomplishments and challenges faced when trying to pay off student loan debt.

Student Loan Repayment Quarterly Update III: July 2016

Throughout my student loan repayment journey, I've had good days and bad days. There are days that I feel so close to financial freedom but then, there are other days that I feel so defeated by this entire repayment process. The burden…
How to calculate daily student loan interest.

How Much Student Loan Interest Are You Paying?

Do you know how much you're paying in student loan interest? The first time I calculated my student loan interest, I was furious. At that time, I had just graduated graduate school and I was looking for my first "big girl" job. I was $63,000…
Accomplishments and challenges faced when trying to pay off student loan debt.

Student Loan Repayment Quarterly Update II: April 2016

Years ago when I felt like I wasn't making a dent in my student loans, I would google how to pay off debt faster. I found lots of articles describing how people paid off a ridiculous amount of debt in 3-5 years. Their stories and accomplishments…
Student Loans Repayment Quarterly Updates

Student Loan Repayment Quarterly Update I: January 2016

In this student loans quarterly series, I share my repayment journey and progress every four months with the hope that I can motivate striving for financial freedom. My goal is to be debt-free before my 27th birthday, and so for the last…
How do I pay off my student loans faster?

6 Ways To Pay Off Student Loans Faster

After publishing my action plan to repay my student loans within the next year on Student Loans a Necessary Evil, I received so many questions about how I managed to pull this off that I decided to write a follow up post highlighting some tips for success.