I know. I know. Why am I worried about the next student loan I’m going to pay off when PSL3 is still lingering? Well, did you not read this blog subheading? One OBSESSIVE post at a time. Further, I sometimes have analysis paralysis where my need to investigate all options to a level of minutiae […]
The countdown to under $100,000.00 in student loans has officially begun. Hmmm, rereading that seems super sad…whatever. To the numbers! Account Debt Debt (7/1/19) Min. Payment Private Student Loan 1 $0.00 -$10,231.32 $110.46 Private Student Loan 3 -$2,466.86 -$12,580.49 $153.82 Private Student Loan 4 -$9,518.53 -$13,280.33 $245.40 Private Student Loan 2 -$6,918.38 -$8,271.15 $93.30 Federal […]
Whew, May is mostly over and not a day too soon. Neither my wallet nor my waistline could handle it for much longer. To the budget… Unplanned Spending – Okay, let’s talk about the obvious: I had unplanned spending of $2,426.22 in May. How did that happen? Well, I spent a month traveling the eastern […]
I apologize for my tardiness. Between the end of classes and being out of town, this just wasn’t the priority it should have been. To the numbers… Account Debt Debt (7/1/19) Min. Payment Interest Rate Private Student Loan 1 $0.00 -$10,231.32 $110.46 0.000% Private Student Loan 3 -$4,307.78 -$12,580.49 $153.82 6.620% Private Student Loan 4 […]
The Universe, life, God, or whatever your existential bent may be, frequently tests your commitment to any plans, goals, or values you dare to speak aloud. Less than a week ago, in April 2021 – Life Update, I stated: 5) Consulting Work – This continues to be a balancing act. I have accepted a second […]
Once again, I have been missing in action in terms of posting. However, to be fair, I did try to set expectations for this in March when I shared that April was going to be a brutal month on all fronts… 1) Applying to medical school – In terms of completing the final prerequisites for […]
Nothing worthy of a preamble. To the numbers… Account Debt Min. Payment Interest Rate Private Student Loan 1 $0.00 $110.46 0.000% Private Student Loan 3 -$6,136.07 $153.82 6.620% Private Student Loan 4 -$9,549.80 $245.40 3.750% Private Student Loan 2 -$7,046.73 $93.30 5.120% Federal Student Loan 1 -$21,440.37 $0.00 6.800% Federal Student Loan 2 -$13,946.84 $0.00 […]
As promised, my April 2021 budget. Usually, I’d just drop this here and say the budget is pretty self-explanatory but a lot has changed since my last posted budget in December 2020 (apartment flooded and I moved in with my parents) so I will try to succinctly review those changes below… Income The biggest change […]
Oooooo-kay. It has been some time since I posted a budget. There was some laziness at the beginning of winter, followed by the unexpected flooding of my apartment, and me moving out of my apartment and moving in with my parents. The winter was…eventful, but I am looking forward to spring. Because my finances have […]
Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.
Follow My Blog
Get new content delivered directly to your inbox.