Financial Gifts for New Graduates

5 Best Financial Gifts for Young Adults

July 20, 2018

Wondering about the best gifts to give the young adults in your life?

Whether it’s a new grad, a wedding, or house warming gift you’re looking for, giving a financial gift can be a great idea.

Personally, when I graduated, I was beyond grateful for the financial gifts I received that would help me afford all the things I needed.

Back then, financial gifts were mostly given in the form of cash and gift cards. But, if you’re looking for financial gifts for young adults today, here are a few other ideas you can choose from.

Save Money on Student Loans

Don’t Make the Same Mistake I Did! 5 Ways to Save Money on Student Loans

July 18, 2018

If you’ve been keeping up at all with my personal debt updates, you might know that my student loan is the debt that’s on the chopping block right now.

I’ve been doing everything I can to get my student loan paid off ASAP.

Because I’ve come far in my journey with paying off debt, and because I’ve increased my income significantly over the past few years, I am hoping to have my student loan paid off in just a couple more months. Woohoo!!

I also feel super lucky because I didn’t have to take out nearly as much in student loan debt as many of my peers. I had some help from my parents to pay for college, and I also got scholarships and worked my way through school too.

But, not everyone has these luxuries. If you’re one of 40% of adults under age 30 with student loan debt, here are some ways you can save money on student loans.

Save Money on Flight

4 Ways to Save Money on Your Next Flight

July 5, 2018

Getting ready to go on a trip is always an exciting time. You start counting down the weeks and days until you leave, and you begin planning out all your activities from the second you land until the time you depart to go back home.

Or, maybe that’s just me. 😉

However, in the midst of excitement, the time to buy plane tickets comes and all of a sudden, the cost of travel quickly sinks in. Nevertheless, there’s no need to second-guess your decision to travel.

Follow these tips and you’ll not only save money, but also be on your way to a relaxing vacation in no time.