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Student Loan Strategy

Three years ago I graduated with $88,000 of student loan debt.  During the six month grace period before payments were required, that amount had grown to $96,000.  All of this was the result of poor planning, horribly envisioned expectations, and my family’s view that this was “fine” and “expected”.  You know what $96,000 is?  Where […]

Financial Optimization – Pro Budget Skills

One of my big inspirations for starting a blog-site was Mr. Money Mustache, as he is a total badass who understands how to blend economics, humor, environmentalism, health, and personal optimization techniques. I tend to agree with his reasoning, since MMM is a former software engineer and we software engineers are an odd bunch. Something […]