Learn How This Millennial Went From Emotional Spender to Homeowner
I grew up with a single mother who was always in debt and worried about finances, so I didn’t know how to manage my money for a while. I’m still learning how to manage my money, but I am proud of the progress I’ve made so far.
How Do Income Driven Plans Work?
An IDR plan might be able to get you the lowest monthly payment on your student loans, so your payments can be affordable with your current income.
How I Lost Money to Student Debt Scammers and the Red Flags to Look Out For
It was a mistake that cost me money, and I hope that by sharing my story, people will be cautious of student debt scammers.
How I lived Frugally to Pay off $30K in Student Loans in Two Years
With a combination of living at home, aggressively paying off my debt, and a positive money mindset, I paid off all of my student loans in about two years.
The Best High-Yield Savings Accounts of 2021
Looking for the best savings account with more than the national average 0.05% annual percentage yield, or APY, to put your emergency fund into? At Snowball we’ve done extensive, independent research on financial institutions to identify the best options for you.
$160K in MBA Debt and How I’m Managing It
I had to figure out the loan journey myself, and didn’t know anyone from a similar background to me who I could ask about how they financed their business school journey. So, I hope to help those on their debt-free journey.
Financial Foundations 2021 Guide
We created the ultimate financial guide! We include every single aspect of finance that you need to know--money mindset, budgeting, saving, investing, debt management, and strategies to follow to make your money grow. We hope this guide inspires you to take charge of your finances and begin a wealth-building mindset.
Buying a Home with Student Debt Guide
The idea of buying a home can be overwhelming. We get asked all the time, “Where do I even start?” Our home buying guide will walk you through the process if you are just starting to think about buying a home.
Breaking News: COVID Relief Extended Until September 30, 2021
President Biden signed an executive action on Wednesday, requesting the Education Department to extend COVID relief for about 41 million federal student loan borrowers through September 30, 2021.
Student Loans: What is the difference between Deferment and Forbearance?
The biggest difference between them is that forbearance typically accrues interest and deferment typically does NOT accrue interest.