Meet Millennials Series

By 2025, millennials, will make up the majority of the workforce. But, are they truly ready for the workforce? Here are their stories.

We created the Meet Millennials series so that Millennials can share their personal experiences such as financial achievements and post-debt plans. Although talking money has been considered taboo in the past, we are here the change that. The series takes an avant-garde approach to its discussion and gives readers an insider’s perspective.

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The Millennial Snowflake

The Millennial Snowflake: How #FakeNews Made Satire And Alternative Facts Trendy

The term “fake news” was popularized in 2016 during the presidential election when Donald Trump used it to discredit CNN and other mainstream outlets,...
letter to my 16 year old self

A Letter to My 16 Year Old Self About Personal Finance

Here's my letter to my 16 year old self: Dear 16 Year old me, In the coming years, you will see many changes in the financial...
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Millennials Living at Home: Pros and Cons

Millennials Living at Home - Pros and Cons: After graduating college, my employment opportunities reached a dead end. I spent my final semester in school...
150k in student loan debt

Surviving With Over $150K in Student Loan and Consumer Debt

Today, we learn about Ava, a consultant with over 150k in student loan debt and consumer debt but she has a plan to pay...
Newlywed Finances

How Newlyweds Paid Off $33,000 of Debt in 18 Months

My name is Holly and this is my story on how my husband and I have paid off $33000 worth of debt. My story is...
pay off 5000 credit card debt

How I Paid off $5,000 of Credit Card Debt in 9 Months

In case you're new around these parts, The Meet Millennials Series features Millennial's personal stories with money. Growing up I was raised thinking that...
financial freedom

Financial Freedom Is A Daily Choice, Not Just An End Goal

How much financial freedom do you feel like you have? What is financial freedom in the first place?  It seems to be something that we’re...
fintech startup

Meet the Creators of Finnest: A Fintech Startup That Teaches Money

This is the story of why my co-founder and I decided to build Finnest. Now Let's Talk Money: Meet Millennials Series with Clemens I met my...
Most Expensive Mistake

How My Most Expensive Mistake Changed My Life

Here is a story of how my most expensive mistake changed my life. Now Let's Talk Money: Meet Millennials Series with Ian I haven't always been...

$60K in Student Loan Debt: What I’m Doing About It

I went to college and not surprisingly I also graduated with student loan debt. A lot of student loan debt. Around 60K in student...