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Why I Regret Going to An Out of State Big 10 University

Let me start off by saying that my regret going to a four year Big 10 college is my own doing because I was a money moron. Looking back to high school when I was coming up with a list of 4 year colleges, all I knew is I wanted to experience living on my own and to get a good undergraduate degree in Marketing. Notice anything missing from my thought process? I did not…

Personal Finance and Personal Investing Podcast Recommendations

This post lists some of my podcast recommendations on: Personal finance investing General investing I spend a lot of time passive listening and active listening to podcasts, so expect my recommendations to be updated. I basically leave it on as background noise. I love to learn. When I subscribe to a podcast, I listen to as far back as possible. If podcasts have their first episode available to listen, then I start there. For some…

Top 3 Things I Would Do Differently When Applying to College

I made financial mistakes. Cringe worthy financial mistakes. Admittedly voluntary because I had no financial intelligence. Being a money moron started when I was considering college. In my previous post about the top 5 financial things to consider when applying to college, I did not fully provide my point of view. I am a firm believer that everything happens for a reason. HERE ARE 3 THINGS I WOULD DO DIFFERENTLY WHEN CONSIDERING COLLEGE. The honest…

Top 5 Financial Considerations If Applying to a Four Year University

What I write in this post is purely from my own experiences. I am not a financial guru. I am not a financial ninja. I do not have a podcast. I do not do interviews or guest posts. I am passionate about my full time job as VP, Digital Marketing. But. I am a money moron. I am here to share the 1st part of the mind boggling, voluntary financial mistakes I made in the…

A Money Finance Blog – Beginnings of a Money Moron

I am a money moron. I REALLY am. I kid you not. Hear me out. It started when I was applying for college. Apparently I decided during my junior/senior years that I was going to get into MASSIVE student loan debt by attending an out of state 4 year Big 10 university. Apply for scholarships? Maybe just a few because it took SO much of my free time. I was a champion of senioritis. $40,000…

I started a finance blog. Welcome to my first post

Welcome to my finance blog. Yes, I am a money moron. Really. You should check out my future posts. Check my about me page to get a 50,000 foot view of who the heck this money moron is. I am in my mid 30’s. I do not have a family I support and do not have kids. I do like to help out my parents though such as buying my mom a plane ticket overseas…

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