My wallet sings the post-collegiate blues

When I was in college, I simply couldn't wait until the day when I accepted my diploma, and was sent off to join the leagues of "real adults" in the workforce. Life would be so much simpler when I'm calling the shots. Or so I thought. I was very careful with my pennies at first, keeping track of every dime I'd spend. After all, I had over $20,000 in school loans just waiting to be paid. ...more