by on Mar 25 2015 - 27 Comments

Have you resigned yourself to thinking being in student loan debt is normal? Here are a few reasons you should consider paying off your student loans early.This post is from our regular Wednesday contributor, Erin.

It’s no surprise that we talk about the issue of student loan debt on Young Adult Money often – after all, it’s a burden many of us face in our 20s and 30s (and beyond).

However, we all have different priorities when it comes to paying off debt and saving. That’s what makes personal finance personal, right?

Since DC is taking the longer route with paying off student loans (as that’s what makes sense for his situation), I figured I would talk about why I’m doing the opposite and prioritizing paying off my student loan debt.

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by on Mar 23 2015 - 36 Comments

How the Practice of Delaying Can Boost Your FinancesDo you practice “delaying” on a regular basis?

Did you know that the practice of “delaying” can boost your finances?

Most people don’t associate “delaying” with improved finances, but they really do go hand in hand. In many situations the choice to delay something can give your finances a boost.

Today I’ll talk about exactly how delaying can boost your finances as well as situations where delaying can actually hurt your finances.

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by on Mar 22 2015 - 0 Comments

Keep Smartphone Costs Low With these Helpful TipsImplementing good spending habits is highly important for young adults looking to forge a bright and rewarding financial future.

This is especially true when it comes to purchasing new technology like smartphones.

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by on Mar 20 2015 - 14 Comments

The Best Tablets For Young Professionals_Tablets are everywhere these days, and for good reason. They are lighter and easier to transport than laptops; many would argue they are easier to use as well.

More and more young professionals are opting for a tablet for daily use. Carrying around a personal laptop in addition to a work laptop can be burdensome; throwing a laptop in your work bag hardly adds much weight and allows young professionals to have a personal device with them at all times.

Tablets also are starting to replace laptops. They are becoming just as powerful as laptops.

I’ve been keeping tabs on the tablet market for the past couple years. Tablets have always been great as entertainment devices but recently have become practical for young professionals who would otherwise have to lug around their personal laptop.

Here are my picks for the best tablets for young professionals.

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by on Mar 19 2015 - 4 Comments

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Today we welcome GreenPath Debt Solutions. We hope you enjoy the post!

Here are 10 tips that can save you some headaches and money, regardless of whether you just finished school or are already paying on student loans.

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