Yesterday, I made a post on Facebook, encouraging my FB fam and friends to not be discouraged by student loan debt. Over the course of a few weeks, I’ve seen a lot of statuses and comments about repayment;how it’s inescapable and utterly depressing, and it’s true, but it doesn't have to be.
Everyday, it seems like there’s just some sort of bill that needs to be paid:
An electric bill The never ending cell phone bill A Netflix bill. And let’s not talk about the one that sounds like Sally Bae, but is far from a boo….
At times, it may even feel like everything you do is just to get by, or pay a remaining balance, but there’s one bill that should never be late, and should always be paid on time: the bill of “self.”
According to Learnvest.com, about 20% percent of your income should be going into your savings account, per month. While it may look/be difficult for some, here are three ways to help you pay yourself first and reduce your total debt/owing balance, over all: