Career Questions tagged Debt

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Christine Feghali | MBA | Leadership Development Program at AT&T Chadd, There's no doubt that debt can be scary and can ...

What are some methods to reduce the cost of medical school/pay off debt effectively?

Even though medical school is several years away for me, I would like to be prepared in advance. I've seen that med school is quite the hassle in terms of finances and debt, but that the result is worth it, including the income from a residency after med school. Are there any other ways to...

#school #financial-services #psychology #medical-school #psychiatry #graduate-school #medicine #premed #debt

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Active Nov 27 at 09:45 PM

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Posted by Mariya T.’s Avatar Mariya T.
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Sean Buchan | Wealth Management Banking Specialist at Merrill Lynch Medical school is one of the few schools I believe are ...

How do I ease my inevitable college debt?

I need financial aid and even with aid I will be in debt which may concern my future career choices. #finance #debt...

#academic-advising

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Active Aug 27 at 12:11 AM

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Posted by Autumn H.’s Avatar Autumn H.
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Taj Jones | Director of Financial Aid Autumn (Great name by the way),Here are some simple things to ...

How much in student loans is too much to pay off?

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Active Aug 15 at 10:39 PM

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Posted by Namitha S.’s Avatar Namitha S.

What are some helpful tips for managing my student debt in the future?

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Active Aug 15 at 12:22 AM

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Posted by Isabel M.’s Avatar Isabel M.
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Michael Arnold | Sr. Manager - Data Analytics This is a great question and one that I'm glad you ...

Is it worth taking debt for your undergraduate?

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Active Nov 13 at 12:22 AM

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Posted by Markus D.’s Avatar Markus D.
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Ann Gianoglio Burk, MBA | Student/Customer Care Manager | Operations Handywoman | People ... Hi Markus,Thank you for reaching out! It honestly depends on the ...

How do I manage money to pay off student debt?

The particular school I am going to has a very steep tuition. How can I make sure that I am not submerged in debt? #money #debt #scholarships #scholarship...

#financial-aid

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Active Aug 27 at 10:35 PM

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Posted by Ajani B.’s Avatar Ajani B.
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Taj Jones | Director of Financial Aid Ajani,Many students will leave school with student loan debt - it's ...

Dealing with debt

How is everyone else dealing with all the student loan debt? When I get out of PT school I will be looking at $100,000 in debt. While I will be loving what I do, that number gives me anxiety. How is everyone paying off their student loan debt? #debt #personal-finance #student-loans...

#anxiety

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Active Jul 16 at 12:45 PM

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Posted by Samantha Z.’s Avatar Samantha Z.
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Johannes Myers | Senior Financial Analyst at Verizon Enterprise Solutions Hi Samantha,Student loan debt can be very intimidating. I majored in ...

Does it make sense to borrow money without getting a student loan?

The financial aid package for my graduate program includes only direct unsubsidized graduate loans. These loans have high interest rates and bad conditions. My tuition is very expensive and I am not receiving enough scholarship money to cover tuition, even if I get a high-paying part-time...

#money-management #money #student-loans #tuition #college #financial-aid #debt #loans

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Tyrone Dobson’s Avatar Ann Gianoglio Burk, MBA’s Avatar
Active Oct 20 at 11:49 PM

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Posted by John G.’s Avatar John G.
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Tyrone Dobson | Volunteer Manager at Alliance for the Great Lakes First, it's great thay you've decided to go to college. Congratulations! ...

How do I get portions/all of my student loans forgiven?

Are there companies that offer to forgive student loans for hired professional? #studentloans #student #loanforgiveness #loans #debt #student-loans #finance...

#financial-advising

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Active Sep 26 at 04:44 AM

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Posted by Laura W.’s Avatar Laura W.
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Ann Gianoglio Burk, MBA | Student/Customer Care Manager | Operations Handywoman | People ... Hi Laura,Though there may be companies that provide loan repayment as ...

What are other ways to pay for medical school besides loans and scholarships?

Medical school is expensive, as everyone knows. And paying off loans will increase the amount of stress for a medical student to go through. Are there ways to earn some cash to pay off the debt and to avoid getting loans for medical school? Scholarships can be limited as well. #medicine...

#money-management #student-debt #debtfree #medical #debt #finance

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Active May 10 at 03:26 AM

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Posted by William H.’s Avatar William H.

How bad is Debt to an Anesthesiologist?

I'm planning to pursue a career in anesthesiology(completing medical school, residency, licensed) and wondering how hard will it be to pay off any student debt. I hear that student debt should be avoided and is heavily stressed to be a heavy load on future decisions. However, certain...

#salary #student-loans #debt #anesthesiology

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Active May 07 at 01:13 AM

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Posted by Anh Minh N.’s Avatar Anh Minh N.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Education expense, as any other expense, should be looked at in ...

Is there such a thing as an accredited, online, FREE university?

I am so tired of debt that has accumulated from my studies. I want to learn and grow and have a brighter future, but the more I study, the heavier my debt load becomes. I am applying for scholarships, however, they of course do not guarantee funding. So, is there a university that one does not...

#finance #online-college #university #online #debt #student-debt

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Active Jul 27 at 04:31 AM

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Posted by Ashley L.’s Avatar Ashley L.

What is the best route for me to take to achieve my goals and reach my full potential?

I really want to go into medicine but worry about the cost of school and I do NOT want to graduate with hundreds of thousands of dollars in student loans. I also don't know how to choose my under grad school and worry that if I don't pick the right school it will be harder to get into med or...

#vet #doctor #choosing-a-college #veterinary #vetschool #financial-aid #healthcare #medicine #college #howtodecide #debt #loans #medschool

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Active Aug 01 at 10:35 PM

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Suman Kalanithi | Neurologist Hi Grace. I understand your concerns. However I would not "over ...

Are doctorate degrees worth it?

We've all heard doctors make a lot of money. In a lot of cases, they really don't, especially if you take into consideration the fees they pay like insurances, and student loans. In addition, having a doctorate doesn't save you from being on call or working awful shifts. Are the student...

#salary #doctorate #debt #studentloans

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Active Apr 27 at 11:40 PM

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Posted by Sarah B.’s Avatar Sarah B.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The achievement of any level of education should relate to the ...

What do I need to learn how to do before moving out and living on my own?

I wasn't taught a whole lot at school about what living on your own entails, and now the time has come where I am becoming an adult and have started preparing for my future. I have yet to learn how credit works, as well as interests and loans. I dont know how to do my own taxes or what...

#student #money #student-loans #taxes #credit #interest #independently-funding-my-education #livingathome #debt

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Katie Corrigan’s Avatar Hongyun (Heley) Bai, CPA’s Avatar
Active May 16 at 04:26 PM

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Posted by Kate R.’s Avatar Kate R.
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Katie Corrigan | Assurance Associate at PwC Hi Kate!Good question! It definitely difficult to start out on your ...

College expenses are outrageous. Should I be concerned about the amount of student debt I will be in?

Debt sounds scary. Will I be able to even pay it off? #studentloans #debt #loans #finance #financial-aid #college...

#money

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Active Dec 06 at 04:01 AM

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Posted by Kierra H.’s Avatar Kierra H.
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Katie Burell | North American Quality Management Director at ASR Group Student debt can be overwhelming. There are some ways to help ...

How does not having a #credit score effect one's significant #financial #decisions in life?

I've recently been viewing seminars by #dave #ramsey. He spoke of being #debt free and that having a #credit card is not necessary for #life. However, I know that some transactions request a credit score. Also, when shopping online or #traveling abroad I've always thought it was safer to have a...

#successfully #compromised

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Brent D. Griffin, CPA’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar
Active Jun 01 at 05:38 PM

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Posted by Rebekah W.’s Avatar Rebekah W.
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Brent D. Griffin, CPA | Tax Manager at PwC RebekahI disagree with Kim. I do not claim to be a ...

Will I graduate from college on time with little to no Financial aid?

I am interested in becoming a labor& Delivery nurse, however, I'm not sure where to start in my future career. #nurse #nursing #college #financial-aid #debt...

#graduation

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Active Sep 12 at 06:58 PM

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Posted by Cheyenne W.’s Avatar Cheyenne W.
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Serge V. Vaval, M.P.A. | Career Advisor Hi Cheyenne,You can graduate on time with little to Financial Aid ...

How do I find a good apartment to rent near my college?

I live in California currently and I need to apply for renting a place in New York because that's where my college is. It is super difficult looking for places when I can't really be there in person at the moment. I need to rent because the room and board at my college is super expensive and it...

#apartment #collegeisexpensive #newyork #tuition #college #rent #california #debt

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Active May 22 at 06:18 PM

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Posted by Angelina Y.’s Avatar Angelina Y.
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Rachael Swaldi | Proposal Manager at Dell EMC Hi Angelina, I would search on Facebook for your college and ...

Are the loans worth it?

Is an Ivy League education for graduate school worth $100K in loans? At what point does the opportunity cost become negative? #ivyleague #loans #debt...

#worried

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Active Apr 17 at 08:08 PM

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Posted by Kelly F.’s Avatar Kelly F.
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Daniel Camous | Sales Development Representative at Okta, Inc. Unless we're talking about an MBA, or Med School at a ...

Is it worth earning higher than a bachelor's when pursuing a career in environmental engineering?

I plan to get a bachelor's degree in environmental engineering for sure, but would it be worth the time, money($40K/yr at the school I am looking at), and effort to work towards a master's or PhD? #engineering #environmental-engineering #money #debt #degrees #bachelors-degree #bachelorsdegree...

#environmental-science #career-paths #masters-degree #phd #environment #environmental #career-planning #career-path #mastersdegree #career-plan

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Active Apr 11 at 02:21 PM

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Posted by Abigail C.’s Avatar Abigail C.
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Peter Sturtevant | Retired Civil Engineer Abigail:In my 42 years as a Civil Engineer, working almost exclusively ...

How much student loans can I take with a mechanical engineering starting salary

I am a mechanical engineering sophomore and I recently learned my parent can only contribute about 5% of my college finances. What is an affordable, realistic amount I can take out in student loans so I don't drown in student debt? For more information, I live in New Jersey and my dream job...

#money #scared #debt #student-debt

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Active Apr 05 at 10:41 PM

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Posted by Joi I.’s Avatar Joi I.

What steps can I take to make college affordable?

I am a current college student in my sophomore year. I recently learned that my parent will only be able to contribute about 5% of my college education. What are some steps I can take to make college more affordable? I am already working as a co-op and saving as much as I can. I would prefer...

#student-debt #college-advice #money #scared #debt #help

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Active Apr 07 at 10:39 PM

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Posted by Joi I.’s Avatar Joi I.
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Sarah S. | Research Coordinator Hi Joi - The first place to start would be to ...

How am I going to pay off my college debt?

My parents are separated, and my mother is barely able to keep my family afloat. Many nights I've had to go to bed hungry because my mother simply couldn't afford to buy food. I work a part-time job, but because my mother asks for money constantly, I lose my paychecks quickly. Nobody is going...

#money-management #collegedebt #help #doctor #money #college #medicine #premed #debt

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Active Jun 27 at 05:56 PM

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Posted by Elizabeth G.’s Avatar Elizabeth G.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The best thing to do is to complete your education in ...

Can you appeal for more financial aid? If so, how?

I want to get the maximum amount of financial aid possible because I am scared I will be in loads of debt. #debt #student-debt ##debtfree #financial-aid...

#financial-services

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Active Nov 02 at 03:54 PM

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Posted by Brittany S.’s Avatar Brittany S.
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Ann Gianoglio Burk, MBA | Student/Customer Care Manager | Operations Handywoman | People ... Hi Brittany,If your goal is to minimize the amount of debt ...

Do you pay per quarter or per year for financial aid?

My financial aid net costs shows a certain price. Do I pay for that 3 times (there are 3 quarters in one school year) or is that price just one school yer already? #financial-planning #loans #college...

#debt

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Active Jul 13 at 06:37 AM

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Posted by Michael A.’s Avatar Michael A.
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Angelique S Crowder | CEO at College First Generation and Doctoral Candidate ... When you receive your award letter from your college, your aid ...

What are the best tools for staying debt free when going to college?

I've heard stories of people getting "full rides" to college and I want to know how? Does that mean they will get their education at no financial cost? And if so, how can all of us students do that? I want to get my degree as a Dietician and am looking for colleges that aren't ridiculously...

#college #debt #loans #college-advice #financial-planning

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Active Apr 12 at 04:51 PM

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Posted by Maria L.’s Avatar Maria L.
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Amit Kapadia | Financial Analyst Hi Maria. It is great that you are already thinking about ...

What's the best way to approach student loans?

As we are all gonna graduate with a pile of loans, what's the best way to approach them? Is it best to consolidate all loans or pay them one company at a time? #loans #college #debt #financial-planning...

#college-advice

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Active Aug 14 at 04:42 PM

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Posted by Stephanie H.’s Avatar Stephanie H.
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Jacob Schwarber | Assurance Associate Hi, Stephanie,If consolidation or refinancing is not a feasible option for ...

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