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Robert Farrington
Attended University of California, San Diego
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Did you know April is financial literacy month? Make sure you take these five actions!
April is Financial Literacy Month, and here are five things that Americans need to do during April to tune up their finances and set up their futures.
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Ready for the end of Tax Season? You would be ready to #BeatTheDeadline  if you used this simple #tax  time trick:
Looking for a better tax organization method? See how you can save hours of time by putting together a simple income tax binder.
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First time filing your tax return? Check out this guide.
Are you filing your first tax return in 2015? Here are some tips to make your first time filing easy.
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Master your income streams to build more wealth!
Want to build multiple streams of income? Here's how you can keep your focus and build your income quicker by using the mastery principle.
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If you're looking for a super easy way to lower your everyday expenses here's how to save money with Amazon Subscribe and Save.
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Want to earn some extra money in the next hour? Check out these great ideas.
Looking to make money fast? These five quick money making ideas are relatively easy to do and you can do in an hour or less very easily.
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One of the fundamental tenets of what this site is about is that investing is not gambling. There are some key distinctions between the two. That is not to say, if it’s something you enjoy, that gambling is something you should rule out completely. It’s just that you should think about it in a very …
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Check out our 2015 Tax Day Giveaway to enter for your chance to win $250.
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Are you still broke? These could be the reasons why!
The reasons why you're still broke at 35 can include not getting a raise, not side hustling, and not dealing with your debt, but there are hacks to escape.
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Education
  • 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
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
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