Attack Debt

Having debt sucks, which is why you need to come up with a debt attack plan. While I do like to focus on student loan debt, when I started this blog I was focused on credit card debt. If you only have one type of debt good for you, however, it’s not uncommon to have different kinds of debt.

FAFQ: Am I totally screwed with private student loans?

Frequently asked financial questions are questions that I've seen pop up over and over again.  I thought I'd take the time to answer them in this Frequently Asked Financial Questions Series. So each post will have a short quick answer to these frequently asked financial questions followed by a longer more detailed answer. Am I totally screwed with private student loan debt? Private student loans might not have the flexibility in terms of repayment that federal loans do, however, ...

Student Loan Conqueror Joshua Holt from Biglaw Investor

Happy tiny Friday friends! I'm excited for another installment of Student Loan Conquerors. Student Loan Conquerors is an interview series where I talk with some awesome people tackling their student loan debt head on and finding out how they are doing it and what inspired them to start in the first place. If you are interested in participating please contact me and share a little information about your student loan debt situation. Today, I'm excited to have Joshua Holt from ...

Student Loan Conqueror Catherine from My Work Money Life

Happy Tiny Friday friends! I'm excited for another installment of Student Loan Conquerors. Student Loan Conquerors is an interview series where I talk with some awesome people tackling their student loan debt head on and finding out how they are doing it and what inspired them to start in the first place. If you are interested in participating please contact me and share a little information about your student loan debt situation. Today, I'm excited to have Catherine from My ...

FAFQs Series – Will My Student Loans Really Be Forgiven?

Frequently asked financial questions are questions that I've seen pop up over and over again.  I thought I'd take the time to answer them in this new Series. So each post will have a short quick answer to these frequently asked financial questions followed by a longer more detailed answer. 4. Will my student loans really be forgiven? Lots of student loan borrowers take advantage of income-driven repayment plans for federal loans and think that at the end of ...

#DebtDrop Project – Helping to Destroy Debt

The Personal Finance Blogging Community is pretty amazing. They are essentially a group of people who work hard on their blogs in order to help others be better with money. Yes, there is also the accountability aspect of telling the world about your finances, but essentially, they are passionate about money management and helping others. Well, Melanie from Dear Debt just took things a step further, creating the #debtdrop project. What is the #Debtdrop Project? Melanie finished paying ...

Student Loan Conqueror Rosemarie from Faith Filled Debt Journey

Happy Tiny Friday friends! I'm excited for another installment of Student Loan Conquerors. Student Loan Conquerors is an interview series where I talk with some awesome people tackling their student loan debt head on and finding out how they are doing it and what inspired them to start in the first place. If you are interested in participating please contact me and share a little information about your student loan debt situation. Today, I'm excited to have Rosemarie from Faith ...

5 Apps that Will Help You Pay Off Debt Faster

So debt sucks. You know it, I know it. And as much as I would love to throw tons of money at my debt each month to get it paid off fast, it's not always possible. Though as long as I hit my $200 Magic Number I can feel like I'm making progress. A lot of small amounts can add up pretty quickly. The thing is, small amounts are usually from surveys and frankly, I don't ...

Paying Off Student Loans: The Best Approach

If you've been around Less Debt More Wine a while then you know I have some student loan debt. By "some" I mean a shit ton of student loan debt. In fact, I know very few people that don't have student loan debt. I've posted a lot on here about different debt payoff strategies, from prioritizing your debts to splitting your payments, but paying off student loans is a beast in and of its self. Repayment Plans ...

Student Loan Conquerors Ft. Lindsay from Notorious D.E.B.T

Happy Friday friends! I'm excited for another installment of Student Loan Conquerors. Student Loan Conquerors is an interview series where I talk with some awesome people tackling their student loan debt head on and finding out how they are doing it and what inspired them to start in the first place. If you are interested in participating please contact me and share a little information about your student loan debt situation. Today, I'm excited to have Lindsay from Notorious D.E.BT. Lindsay ...

Start the New Year Off Right

2016 has been a ball buster of a year. It's flown by and is quickly coming to an end. I want to help you kick off 2017 with a bang. What better way to kick start the year than with kicking some debt to the curb? I know that debt repayment is not always a priority during the holidays and you can sometimes have a financial hangover come January. Consider this debt challenge a hangover cure. ...