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Are You Throwing Financial Independence Out With the Trash?

The average U.S. family of four throws away just under $1,600 in food every year. That’s not only bad for the environment—it’s bad for our wallets. Need a kick in the butt to waste less food? Here are four things you could do to get closer to financial independence if you stopped wasting so much food.

Anatomy of a Student Loan

If you want to win a fight, you need to know your enemy. By learning what makes up a student loan, you can ensure you’re being effective in your fight against debt.