Must Read: This Money Guru Got Into $10K Of Debt, Barely Anyone Is Paying Down Their Student Loans

Leah Bourne
January 17, 2020

These are the must read stories in personal finance this week.

1. How A Personal Finance Guru Got Into $10,000 Of Debt

Debt can happen to literally one. Here is the proof, this personal finance writer and guru got into $10,000 of debt. Yeah, upsetting stuff. (The Globe And Mail)

2. What To Do When Money Causes Friend Drama

Money can cause problems in relationships. Period. A lot of people talk about how money problems can develop in romantic relationships, but they also happen in friend relationships. Here’s what to do when that comes up.  (Vice)

3. The Three Worst Things You Can Do With Your Money Per Suze Orman

Suze Orman has a lot of opinions about money. But here are her three ultimate no nos. Worth taking note of them, don’t you think? (Yahoo!)

4. Apparently Barely Anyone Is Paying Down Their Student Loans

We are constantly talking about the student loan crisis in America (and there certainly is a student loan crisis in America), but apparently no one is doing a very good job at paying down their student loans. Crisis on top of crisis? (CNBC)

5. This Man Got $221,000 Of Student Loans Discharged In Bankruptcy

A lot of people wonder what happens to their student loans after bankruptcy. Well, this one story should be pretty encouraging. (Forbes)

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