Can’t Stop Won’t Stop – Why I Continue to Overpay My Student Loan While I Don’t Have Income

Student loan forbearance is totally a thing. Here's why it's not my thing.

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Hi Ho, Hi Ho, It’s Back to Work I Go (Part 1)

I have been remiss, nay, dare I say derelict in my blogging duties over the last week. Not only have I not posted anything substantive, I've also been dormant on social media and have neglected to keep up with recent posts on blogs that I normally read. No, it is not the much ballyhooed blogger … Continue reading Hi Ho, Hi Ho, It’s Back to Work I Go (Part 1)

Math Vs The Mind – The Low Interest Debt Conundrum

Last week my final student loan payment of 2017 cleared, bringing the total amount paid this year to over $15,300. That's not bad considering that SoFi only required me to pay $4697. Then again looking at that $15K in the context of a $110K take home income and approximately $42K loan balance at the beginning … Continue reading Math Vs The Mind – The Low Interest Debt Conundrum

I-N-D-E-P-E-N-D-E-N-T Do you know what that mean? – The Ultimate Guide to Financial Independence

From 1996 to 2010 on any given Friday or Saturday night I could likely be found face down, ass up and bouncing that thang at either someone's basement house party, a university's student union, a frat house, or a nightclub. While the soundtrack to my struggle twerk mostly consisted of borderline to blatant misogyny in … Continue reading I-N-D-E-P-E-N-D-E-N-T Do you know what that mean? – The Ultimate Guide to Financial Independence

Cheaper To Keep Her? Should I Refinance My Student Loan?

As of today I have $31,341.30 in student loan debt. Like most people in the throes of paying off their loans, I want it to go away. Yesterday. Every month when that Mohela notification shows up in my inbox I just want to I will readily admit that my debt burden is light. I have … Continue reading Cheaper To Keep Her? Should I Refinance My Student Loan?