In this Real Life Case Study episode we help a young, single, male college student going off to an out-of-state college this fall. His tuition is paid for and he will be getting a stipend that will cover most of his expenses. So why is this a case study? He already has $90K in student loans. Ouch.
Today's guest is NOT a Financial Coach, yet he is uniquely qualified to speak into this college student's life.
Zac Bissonnette, writer for Time.com and Author of Debt Free U, is passionate about personal finance and financial literacy issue. Zac has been studying and researching for years on ways to pay for higher education and views the student loan crisis in America as the most pressing financial issue that we have.
He shares his extensive knowledge on private and Federal student loan debt to advise our Real Life Case Study on some choices he can make to improve his financial life before, and while away at, college.