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Just a reminder for those of us who are struggling with student loan debt and who don't want their children to suffer the same fate.

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I have been paying on my student loans for over 10 years but I still owe more than I started with because I can't get ahead of the interest. The estimate for paying off my loans is 57 years, I'… more

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I mean iykyk....

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My wife and I have historically filed joint tax returns and paid of her student loans with a standard plan.

My wife now quit her job which will make it advantageous for the current year (2024) to file separately a… more

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Who has a better overall student loan /debt relief policy? Biden or Trump? It all seems like a mess to me.

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I'm curious - is there anyone in the Student Loans bowl or who has student debt, but does NOT favor student loan forgiveness?

Was kind of surprised to see that in a different thread.

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Can anyone explain why I’m still accruing interest on the SAVE plan?

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Why do all all the girls wear white dresses for graduation? Am I missing something? Will I be the only one if I wear black?

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Am I interpreting this correctly? The 13.02% interest is out of total balance remaining and not of my monthly payment?

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Has anyone attended a financial literacy course or workshop? Did you find it to be beneficial?  

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I'm reading about consolidation for people that have multiple federal loans over different time periods. I have one undergrad loan that entered repayment in 1999. It's about $2,000. I have another $180,0… more

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Anyone follow any social media creators that speak about debt? Recommend your faves!  

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Has anyone utilized a financial advisor to assist with planning how to tackle your loans? I am hesitant as I feel like they don't have your best interests in mind.  

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What financial goals do you have for yourself this year?

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Has anyone seriously cut back on things like eating out/going out with friends on the weekends in order to save money/deal with your debt?

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What kind of debt do you have other than your student loans?

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This is the best succinct statement on my view of student loans I've seen yet:

Trying to get an education to gain access to a comfortable life should not mean lifelong debt.

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What’s the dumbest purchase you’ve made while still having debt?

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At what point did you begin investing? How much debt did you have left and did you have an emergency fund?

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So, who is getting a tax refund and who has to pay? I have a theory that people who get a refund filed their taxes in February and those of us who have to pay are waiting until April to file. Am I rig… more

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I struggle between debt/savings. Seeing my assets increase is so much nicer than seeing my debt decrease. Help me!

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With tax return season among (some of) us, are you putting your return towards paying off your loans?

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Honestly, if I don't care about my credit score, what would happen if I just didn't pay my student loans?

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Do you ever put extra lump sum payments towards your student loans? If so, how much and how often?

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what are the benefits/disadvantages to filing taxes as single vs common law?

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Kind up upsetting that you dont get the same help from the SAVE plan if you file your taxes jointly. My best friend and her husband file separately and she only pays $5 per month for her loans because… more

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Where is the best European country to travel to in Sept/Oct?

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Do we ever think salaries are going to catch up with inflation rates?

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