I will force America’s billionaire education secretary to finally follow the law.
Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.
Today: a social worker who makes $52,827 per year and spends some of her money this week on Tejava tea.
Editor’s Note: We chose not to include the diarist’s partner’s salary in the headline because they do not have a joint account and keep their money...
About 45 million Americans have student loan debt, and it can be crushing – but I don’t regret the program I paid thousands a semester for
If you think about your student loans in the usual manner – “crushing”, “demoralizing”, a “financial tragedy of grotesque proportions” – you would be correct, but that line of thinking will kill you.
Instead, try picturing your debt as an amiable but hungry ghost, rooting in your refrigerator in the middle of the night, using up the milk and cereal, falling...