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As graduation day nears for many college students, what comes next may be more uncertain this year than ever. While the government has offered substantial student loan relief, the pile of debt for many remains formidable. 😳
Today’s recommended reads and listens offer wisdom to help graduates and their parents navigate what comes next. 👏
Friday Trivia: In a commencement speech at Howard University, who spoke these words: “Sometimes you find out what you are supposed to be doing by doing the things you are not supposed to do.” 👇
Are Your Student Loans Really As Bad As They Feel
Many people become fixated on the total balance of their outstanding student loan debt and lament how little impact payments seem to have on a monthly basis.
But you can learn how to re-focus your energy and enjoy life more with less student loan stress. [Financial Bliss Coach]
Recommended Reads & Listens
Enjoy this curated selection of content from Wealthtender Financial Network partners.
📈 How to Start Investing After College
Getting starting investing after college is confusing. There are so many options, tools, thoughts, blogs to read about, and more. What the heck do you do? [The College Investor]
👩🎓 15 Tips Every College Grad Should Know
This advice is not only for my children, my student grads, but also to my younger self in that I wish I had listened to. [The Cents of Money]
🤺 Slay Your Student Debt
Learn six ways to pay off your student debt more quickly to free up money for other important expenses (or fun things like vacations and hobbies). [Financial IQ by Susie Q]
🍕 Benefits of Living Like a College Student
Have you stopped studying but still live like a college student? This may just be what you need to impact your financial future. [Radical Fire]
🦉 Wise Motivational Quotes to Get Out of Debt Fast
If you want to achieve freedom from debt, you must be willing to carefully examine your general attitude towards debt. [Savvy New Canadians]
👫 A Parent’s Guide to Student Loans After Graduation
No doubt about, college is expensive and paying for it can be even more expensive. Each family has a different financial situation. [Money Buffalo]
🎧 Debt Solutions & Resolutions
In this podcast episode, Larry interviews Leslie to learn the difference between her law practice and settlement companies. Do you know these tips to avoid bad debt? [Mitlin Financial]
Can’t get enough? Check out these articles from members of our community, too:
- Connecting with your Millennial Children [Mitlin Financial]
- 20 Best Personal Finance Apps [Dollar Financials]
- The Graduate’s Guide to Becoming Financially Ready for the “Real World” [Money Ning]
- What New Grads Need to Know Before Paying Back Their Student Loans [Poorer than You]
- How I Graduated from College in 2.5 Years with 2 Degrees AND Saved $37K [Making Sense of Cents]
- Still want more? 🔎 Put the WISE Search Engine to work for you.
Still want more? 🔎 Put the WISE Search Engine to work for you.
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👉 Friday Trivia: In a commencement speech at Howard University, who spoke these words: “Sometimes you find out what you are supposed to be doing by doing the things you are not supposed to do.” – Oprah Winfrey (Watch)
Disclaimer: The information in this article is not intended to encourage any lifestyle changes without careful consideration and consultation with a qualified professional. This article is for reference purposes only, is generic in nature, is not intended as individual advice and is not financial or legal advice.