Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: June 2015 Check-in

It’s time to check in on our debt payments and savings goals again.

Federal Government Forgives Corinthian Colleges Student Loans

When your school uses high-pressure tactics to recruit you, gives you a sub-standard education, goes bankrupt, closes, and is under charges of fraud, the federal government will forgive your student loans. That’s what it takes.

Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: May 2015 Check-in

It’s time to check in on our debt payments and savings goals again.

Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: March 2015 Check-in

It’s time to check in on our debt payments and savings goals again.

Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: February 2015 Check-in

Tackling that debt.

Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: January 2015 Check-in

Pull up those balances!

Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: December 2014 Check-in

Pull up those balances!

Alumni Giving Season

It’s the holiday season again, which means it’s that time of year when universities try to raise more money from their alumni. Every year around this time, I start getting a call every day from an unknown number. At first, I ignore it, thinking it’s a wrong number. But I eventually realize that it’s someone calling from one of the universities I’ve attended and that they are not going to stop until they talk to an actual person.

How a Young Australian Does Money

I’m living in Brisbane, the great Australian city known for its exorbitant public transport fees and terrifically muddy river. I’ve been here since I moved out of my parent’s home at 17, figuring out how to do money—first on a trainee wage, then as a student, and now as a part-time worker.

Let’s Throw Some Money at Our Problems: November 2014 Check-in

It’s time to check in on our debt payments and savings goals again.