POM019: Breaking up with $80k of Debt & Becoming an Entrepreneur with Melanie Lockert

Getting rid of student loans is a journey so many of us take and many of us are still on this journey. In this episode, Melanie Lockert of Dear Debt explains how she eliminated $81,000 of student loans and her journey to entrepreneurship.

 

Melanie Lockert

Melanie Lockert is the personality behind the award-­winning blog and book, Dear Debt, where she chronicled her journey out of $81,000 in student loan debt. As the co-founder of Lola Retreat, she is passionate about empowering women to rock their money. Currently, she lives in Los Angeles and is dreaming of her next adventure.

 

Resources Mentioned:

Dear Debt – award winning debt blog founded by Melanie Lockert

Dear Debt – book by Melanie Lockert, available on Amazon Want an autographed copy of the book? Email Melanie at deardebt@gmail.com.

Lola Retreat – retreat where women can learn about finances in a supportive environment

 

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About Dr. Maria James

Dr. James, The Money Scientist, has expertise with designing income management, debt management, and wealth strategies to help you live your best life. She is the founder of Pocket of Money, LLC and the creator of The Wealth Protocol™. Dr. James has also been a guest financial expert on ESSENCE, WEAA, Madame Noire and more.

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