Nearly 1 million students are currently in default - one goes into default every 28 seconds. The average college student will graduate $35,000 in debt and for nearly 1/5th of them, the bill will be $100,000 or more. Don’t be normal! You CAN go to college 100% debt free! Anthony ONeal, Author of “Debt Free Degree” is going to teach you how.
Plus, CentsAble Bobbi discusses ways to think differently about money!
Should you take a gap year?
Thinking differently about money
The long-term cost of student debt
You can apply for scholarships in middle school!
Do your research and plan - it can save you a ton!
How extracurricular activities and grades impact financial aid
The Six P’s: proper prior planning prevents poor performance
School teachers, principals & firefighters can become millionaires!
Research the pay associated with your dream job - it might surprise you!
Removing the option of student loans allows us to see other opportunities
The average borrower thinks they can pay off their student loan within 2 years of graduation
The caliber of your financial future will be determined by the financial choices you make today
Alternatives to student loans: community college, cash, trade schools, tech schools, work, scholarships, grants, 529 plans, ESA’s, church support
Studies show that, 12 years after graduation, the average borrower still owes between 65% and 113% of the balance, plus interest.Studies show that the average kid who works 10-19 hours a week in high school & college performs better academically.
Anthony ONeal’s Scholarships
Anthony’s Scholarship Search Tool
“Borrowed Future” podcast
“Every Day Millionaires” by Chris Hogan
23 Companies that offer tuition reimbursement
Podcast Episode “To Spend or Not to Spend”