Got student loan debt from undergrad, graduate school, or both? If your answer is yes, then the next video in the Charisse Says series on Modest Money, “Ready. Set. Refi.”, is for you. It is nearly impossible to do all of the investing we have discussed in earlier blogs and episodes if you are […]
Financial jargon was meant to be confusing. Isn’t that frustrating? Even more so, financial jargon was designed by banks to intimidate everyday consumers so they avoid reading critical (and often burdensome) terms and end up owing banks more money in interest on their credit cards and loans. Infuriating! This is why the best thing […]
If you have been an adult long enough to own a house or a car, chances are the interest rate you received on your loan isn’t as low as one you could receive today. Unfortunately, the best loans in recent history are behind us and unlikely to be seen again within our lifetimes. But […]
Refinancing your home is a great way to get extra cash for repairs and upgrades, which add to the value of your home. If you are not planning repairs or remodeling, you can use the funds for other things, like paying off other loans with higher interest rates, and lowering the interest rates on […]
This is for all you overachievers who graduated and have a job but are still paying off your student loans. Awesome things you have figured out:
High interest rate student loans?
There is much to be thankful for as a professional with stable income and good credit, but for many graduates, this comes at a hefty […]