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Here’s How Refinancing Student Loans Saved Me Over 100K

Introduction: We had probably received no less than a half dozen different direct mail pieces from financial companies talking about “refinancing student loans” and what that could mean for my wife, Andrea. As a relatively recent Class of 2011 graduate from the IU School of Optometry, Andrea (like a large …

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Advice for Buying Your First Car After Optometry School

ou’ve heard it a thousand times,  “After graduation, live like a student and DON’T buy a car!” While this is great advice, it’s not always realistic. Many of us survived 8+ years of college with the same car we drove in high school! To avoid a Tommy Boy style breakdown, an upgrade is often inevitable. My beloved Grand …

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