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Date registered: January 29, 2013
URL: http://www.studentdebtsurvivor.com

Latest posts

  1. My parents want to help pay for my wedding. Should I let them? — May 28, 2015
  2. You don’t think you need insurance until… — May 16, 2015
  3. It’s official: My step-dad just retired — May 12, 2015
  4. A Wedding costs HOW MUCH?!?! — April 30, 2015
  5. Where have you been? and BIG news! — April 23, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. Pre-owned Engagement Rings-Frugal or Tacky? — 82 comments
  2. My $30,000 Student Loan Mistake — 79 comments
  3. 3 Tips to Handle Marrying into Student Loan Debt — 70 comments
  4. My Secret For Paying off $30K in Student Loan Debt — 68 comments
  5. I’m Dating a Financial Stud! — 68 comments

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May 28

My parents want to help pay for my wedding. Should I let them?

wedding

#firstworldproblems, right? First of all I should start by saying that Eric and I are thrilled to be engaged! After dating for 6 years, we know each other really well and feel that we’re ready to make this big and important commitment to each other, yay! Shortly after we got engaged, my mom (and step-dad) …

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May 16

You don’t think you need insurance until…

broken leg

This post isn’t really a, “fun” one to write, but it’s one that comes from my heart. Thankfully not all of these situations happened to me, but they have happened to close friends and family and so they hit pretty, “close to home” for me. Unfortunately it sometimes takes a major life event, or a …

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May 12

It’s official: My step-dad just retired

retirement

This weekend Eric and I traveled up to Maine to celebrate my step-dad’s retirement. My step-sisters and I had been planning a surprise retirement party for him for the last few months, so I was pretty excited for the, “big day” to finally arrive. Each of the three of us (and our families) drove to …

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Apr 30

A Wedding costs HOW MUCH?!?!

cake

On March 8th the love of my life proposed to me (aww). On May 9th, we announced the engagement to our excited friends and family. My mom was smiling from ear to ear and my grandfather joked, “It’s about time!” Immediately thereafter we were bombarded with a slew of questions I was completely unprepared to …

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Apr 23

Where have you been? and BIG news!

woof

Hi friends. You may have noticed that I’ve been pretty quite for the past few months (apologies!). I think I was having a “3-decade crisis” (is that real, I have no idea?). I was feeling like I was at a crossroads in my life where I wasn’t really sure, “what’s next?” I was trying to …

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