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A Silver Lining: Saving Your Family from a Student Loan Tragedy

  October 22, 2014  |    #Eliminate Debt

I’m going to tell you two tales. One tale is a sad story with a lingering dark cloud. The second tale is a tale with a silver lining. 

Up the Hill

Jack and Jill are young, ambitious millennials. They worked hard, and fetched from high school and college all they could. They graduated from high school in good academic standing, were athletic and had many talents that didn’t go unnoticed by colleges. Jack earned a partial athletic scholarship and went to a great, east coast college to earn a degree in political science. He hoped to one day work in Washington, D.C., setting policy and improving lives. 

Debt Begins When You Swipe a Credit Card

  October 13, 2014  |    #Eliminate Debt

Today we present to you a guest post from Brian Fourman of Luke1428. Luke was one of our Money Masters last summer and we’re excited to have him guest post for us while we’re visiting John’s family in PA. 

I often hear people justify their use of credit cards this way, “Well, I pay it off every month so it’s fine.” The implication imbedded in that statement is that they are not really going into debt if they pay the card off at the end of each month. The balance is zero so there is no and never has been any debt