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Robert Farrington
Attended University of California, San Diego
Lived in San Diego, CA
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I'm available all day to answer your questions!  Shoot away!
Today is Ask Robert Anything Day, where you can ask Robert anything you want to know - from investing to what he did last night.
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Just answered it +Emmanuel Bondzie!  Thanks for the great question!  Keep them coming guys and gals!
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Another peer to peer lending option for students!   #peertopeerlending   #studentloans  
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Check out my review of Quicken 2015 for Mac.
Quicken 2015 for Mac has finally been released and it has investment tracking and portfolio management. Check out the full review of Quicken for Mac here.
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Have you seen my latest income report? #incomereport  
My income report from July 2014 includes income from blogging, affiliate marketing, and investing. I'm side hustling and building income streams for the future.
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If you have private #studentloandebt  you may want to consider getting life insurance.
Do you know if you need life insurance? Here are three points that can help you decide.
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You should stop putting on life insurance! #StartLiving
Life insurance is an important piece of financial planning that often goes over looked. For whatever reason you intend to get life insurance, knowing you should have it, but it gets pushed to the b...
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Have you started an emergency fund? #savings  
We recently asked “What Do You Consider a Financial Disaster?” It is an incredibly personal question and one that some of us really don’t want to think about. We are all working so hard to be financially smart and responsible. We don’t want to think about something wiping us out! I wonder, though, if for many [...]
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Check out the top 50 parenting blogs of 2014!  Great stuff here. #parenting  
Check out the Top 50 Parenting Blogs of 2014 - A Carefully Curated selection of the top blogs that share the best parenting tips and stories.
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Serious people, this one is starting to annoy me a little bit.  Too many students are being scammed by these so called student loan companies who really are just hustling customers for money when they don't need to buy their services.   #studentloans   #studentloandebt  
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  • University of California, San Diego
    Political Science, 2003 - 2007
  • University of California, San Diego
    MBA, 2007 - 2009
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Investing 101 Teacher, Student Loan Hater, College Investor, Married, Father of 1, Loves Great Food
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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
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