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We Are Debt-Free, We’re Not Debt-Free, We Are Debt-Free, We’re Not Debt-Free…

OK fine, we’re not debt-free! … technically. Upon graduation from college, I had a little over $17,000 in student loans, which immediately went into deferment and will stay deferred until I graduate with my PhD. (During a deferment period, no payments are due.) All but $1000 of the loans were subsidized (not accruing interest), and I paid off the unsubsidized loan within a few months of graduating. So my debt balance stands, unchanging and undue (yet), … Read entire article »

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