Why It’s A Mistake To Go To College As An Undeclared Major

Why It's A Mistake To Go To College As An Undeclared Major - My Life, I Guess

If you are about to graduate high school or are planning to further your education, spring can be a very stressful time of year while you wait for those College and University acceptance (and rejection) letters. Will you be accepted into the school of your choice? And the program you want to be in? How will you decide if you get accepted into multiple schools? Can you even afford to...

How My Mistake Cost Me $425

How My Mistake Cost Me $425 - My Life, I Guess...

As a personal finance blogger, this is a bit embarrassing to admit. But I recently made a mistake. A mistake that cost me $425. Like many of us millennials, I’m struggling to pay back my student loan. The monthly payment they expect me to make is close to $600. (Which, in case you were wondering, is more than 25% of my monthly income.) It is not an amount that I...

How I Spent $10,000 on Nothing

How I Spent $10,000 on Nothing - My Life, I Guess...

What would you do if you had $10,000? You’ve probably been asked this before and daydreamed about what your answer would be. Would you take a trip somewhere? Pay down your debt? Buy something that you’ve always wanted? Now let me ask you this: What would you actually do if you had $10,000? I bet you wouldn’t actually do any of these things. At least not to the extent that...