Treanna Lawrence

Treanna Lawrence

Treanna Lawrence is a senior at Florida State University pursuing BAs in Advertising and English with a minor in Business. She worked as an editing intern for the Business Development Board of Palm Beach, an organization tasked with generating business expansion and job creation in Palm Beach County. Now, when Treanna’s not worrying about her future career plans or referring to herself in the third person, she’s writing articles about loans and student debt.

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My Experience With a Get-Rich-Quick Scheme

December 22, 2016

The things I learned during my time at Than Merrill’s Real Estate Class

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton stand at podiums debating each other's policies on student loans (illustrated)

How The Presidential Candidates Plan To Take On Student Loan Debt

August 24, 2016

Find out how Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump would handle your student loans, whether you’re a current student, struggling graduate, or someone who hasn’t taken classes yet

Here's what you should know before taking your first cruise.

Want to Save Money? Live on a Cruise Ship

August 1, 2016

Why it’s cheaper to take a year-long vacation than it is to live in California

Students Are Missing Out on Thousands of Dollars

July 28, 2016

Many households don’t think they qualify for need-based financial aid – they’re wrong.

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump wave to the crowd on a debate stage as consumers cheer (illustrated)

America: Home of the Houseless

July 27, 2016

American voters want the presidential candidates to acknowledge the housing crisis, or risk losing their vote

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Employers Now Use Financial Background in the Hiring Process

July 25, 2016

The impact credit scores now have on those seeking out employment

A woman browses a Canadian lumberjack's dating profile as she thinks about how to escape Donald Trump's presidency (illustrated)

Can You Find Love Through Politics?

July 19, 2016

I tried out five political dating sites so you don’t have to

Student loan memes war

Male Millennials Are More Confident Investing Than Their Female Counterparts

June 23, 2016

women of this generation feel less secure in their financial futures

By the numbers: millions and billions

FOMO Plays a Huge Role in Millennial Spending

June 21, 2016

How the fear of missing out effects this generation

Ensure you can buy a home after debt consolidation

Student Debt is Promoting a Stagnant Housing Market

June 20, 2016

Why many are struggling to buy and sell homes

If laying out an budget that manages debt has you confused and stressed about money, you may need Financial Literacy 101

Military Personnel Are Overwhelmed With Their Finances

June 10, 2016

Those who dedicated their lives to serving are now left vulnerable to debt

Choosing the right path when you file for bankruptcy

7 Things You Should Know if You’re Job Hunting

June 9, 2016

What your future employer wants out of you.

How to identify fraud in your credit reports

Millennials Will Direct the Future of Fraud Management

June 8, 2016

If banks give this generation the tools to bank easier and safer, they’ll earn themselves loyal customers. If not…

Can a debt collector take money out of your pocket?

The Wage Gap Is Finally Slowing Down

June 7, 2016

Why CEO salaries may begin to decrease in the future

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The Financial Costs of Living Longer

June 6, 2016

Why most Americans don’t feel secure for retirement

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Ransomware: The Digital Extortion People Don’t Know About

June 2, 2016

Hackers can lock you out of your files and make you pay to get them back. Here’s what to do.

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Millennial Quirks May Reshape The Big Business Model

June 1, 2016

How corporations need to change if they expect to attract and keep Gen Y employees

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Millennials’ War on the Archaic Business Model

May 31, 2016

How corporations need to change if they expect to attract Gen Y employees

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Student Loan Debt Is Killing Our Careers

May 30, 2016

Student loans are limiting career choices, and not just for millennials

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Colleges are Failing Students in Financial Preparedness

May 24, 2016

Most grads feel like they’re “going it alone” with their finances

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The 10 Best Entry Level Positions for Young Professionals

May 19, 2016

Everybody wants to know what they can make. Here’s what the graduates of 2016 should look to earn — if they’re among the lucky ones…

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Damsel in Debt

May 18, 2016

Here’s how I found out the real balance of my student loans — and how I’ll keep owing more if I don’t act now.

pay off my mortgage with my 401k?

Millennials: The Generation That Can Do No Good and the Housing Market

May 17, 2016

Why those in housing industry think homes will be in a short supply, and why they believe millennials are to blame

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College Grads Making More Sacrifices for Student Loans

May 16, 2016

Many Americans are figuring out the hardest lesson from college comes after you graduate