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$1.5 Trillion … That is how much Americans owe in student loans.
This truly disgusting situation is holding back Americans from being the best they can be.
How can we solve this national crisis that is affecting 44 million people?
My guest today is dedicating himself to answering this question. Adam Carroll is an author, keynote speaker and documentary filmmaker who is focusing his financial literacy junkie status directly at this student debt crisis.
What are we covering?
Adam and I review:
- How the US got into this student debt crisis
- What the typical student is doing to address this problem
- How we can prepare our children and help them to live student debt free
Adam has spoken to over 500,000 people carrying a positive message of financial education and empowerment. Not only will today’s interview help you become more educated on the current student debt situation, but it will give you action steps to help your kids thrive in a debt-hungry society.
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About Our Guest: Adam Carroll
Adam Carroll is an internationally recognized financial literacy
expert, author and speaker. He is a two-time TED talk speaker, with one of his talks surpassing 2 million views. Adam is the founder and curator of
Mastery of Money, and creator of the documentary film, Broke, Busted & Disgusted. His passion is helping people build a bigger life, not a bigger lifestyle.
Money Master of the Week
Jack from New York just paid off 2 out of 3 credit cards and he’s celebrating!
After cashing out his post-tax investment accounts, Jack decided to cremate the high-interest debt that was weighing down his wallet. Goodbye credit cards!
He has his sights set on paying off his third credit card soon as well.
Read more about Jack’s credit card destruction and his path to financial independence at Jack the Dreamer.
Jack from the New York is our Money Master of the Week!
- First name
- Your recent big win
- How you did it
- Your plans for the future
Your story will inspire others to save more, make more and plan for their family’s future.
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Carpe Diem Quote
“Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.”
-John F Kennedy
What is your plan for your children’s college future?
Please let us know in the comments below.