Millennial Money: Personal Finance Obstacles Facing Millennials ft. Erin Lowry

Join our #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, Twitter, and Snapchat this upcoming Wednesday at 3 p.m ET. In this chat, we discussed the financial obstacles that millennials face. The panel included: Erin Lowry: Speaker, millennial personal finance expert, founder of and author of Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together,  Shannon McNay: Writer for Student Loan HeroRod Griffin: Director of Public Education at Experian and Christina Roman: Social Media Specialist at Experian.

We’re also featuring financial tips all week on Snapchat.

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1:  How would you say millennials are faring financially?
  • Q2: What are some common financial obstacles facing millennials?
  • Q3: What financial trends are we seeing in millennials that differ from other age groups?
  • Q4: What do you think millennials should know about credit?
  • Q5: What do you think millennials should know about investing?
  • Q6: How can millennials be smart about taking out and managing their student loans?
  • Q7: What advice do you have for millennials trying to get ahead in the workforce?
  • Q8: What advice do you have for millennials who are struggling financially?
  • Q9: What resources are available to help educate millennials about financial topics?
  • Q10: Any final tips for millennials facing financial obstacles?

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