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Robert Farrington
Attended University of California, San Diego
Lived in San Diego, CA
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The student loan crisis is a serious problem in this country. According to StudentLoanHero.com, 44 million borrowers owe nearly $1.3 trillion in student loans. In fact, the average 2016 college gra...
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Is this you?
How to get started investing in your 30s if you've never invested before, with a look at life events, financial balance, and more.
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Do you know about these ways to lower your student loan payment?
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These companies offer student loan repayment assistance as benefit to their employees. The list of companies continues to grow.
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Reminder! Don't do this!
To avoid skyrocketing your student loan debt, don't use your student loans to pay for living expenses in college.
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Read this before you buy.
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Check out our review of Kickfurther!
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Have you ever found yourself in this situation?
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Want to set yourself up for financial success after college? Borrow less in student loans. Here's how to do it.
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Investing 101 Teacher, Student Loan Hater, College Investor, Married, Father of 1, Loves Great Food
Introduction
Robert Farrington is the founder of The College Investor, a personal finance blog devoted to helping college students and young adults get out of student loan debt and get started investing.  He is also the creator of the Investing 101 Course, and is working on launching the Premier Investing Forums

Robert has a passion for investing and personal finance, and has been blogging about the subject since 2009.  He also has websites on kids and family finances, entrepreneurship, and more!
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He has been mentioned in places like USA Today, CBS MoneyWatch, Yahoo Finance, The Franklin Prosperity Report, and The Huffington Post.
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San Diego, CA
Education
  • University of California, San Diego
    Political Science, 2003 - 2007
  • University of California, San Diego
    MBA, 2007 - 2009
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