Our guest today has been dubbed The Student Loan Assassin, paying off over $90,000 in loans plus another $10,000 in credit card debt in just 24 months. The total damage? $111,354.33.
We don’t cover debt as much as we do earning, saving and retiring early on this show but the fact is many Americans are saddled with a combination of student loans and mounting credit card debt. You struggle to make the right trade-offs. You’re discouraged by the totality of the debt, not sure you’ll ever see an end to it.
- How a ruthless “self-audit” of his financial health gave John the ultimate wake-up call to change his financial life.
- How to create a comprehensive payoff system, that turns debt from a burden to a target.
- And what life changing piece of financial advice can you get from watching Game of Thrones.
If you’d like to learn more about John visit http://abcnews.go.com/Author/J
One of my favorite quotes from the interview: “You don’t need accolades for getting rid of debt. You gain something more valuable, personal accountability.” – Click To Tweet