Whether you’re new or not to managing student loans, just thinking about it can be overwhelming. If this is you, then tune it to this week’s special episode as Dr. Archana Shrestha sits down with Certified Financial Planner® Lauryn Williams. In just half an hour, Lauryn offers TONS of advice and options for every sister doc trying to navigate student loans. You will come away knowing exactly which action steps to take so you can stress less!

Lauryn Williams is a CFP® and student loan advisor at Student Loan Planner. To date, Student Loan Planner has consulted on over half a billion in student debt. Prior to joining the SLP team, Lauryn was a four-time Olympian athlete and three-time Olympic medalist. Lauryn owns a financial firm called Worth Winning and is the host of the Worth Listening podcast. Lauryn is also on the CNBC Advisory Council and named one of Investopedia’s 100 Top Financial Advisors of 2020.

Key Takeaways

[03:10] Lauryn offers her most important tip when making a plan

[07:30] What you need to know about Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PLSF)

[15:59] What options are available if you DON’T qualify for PSLF  

[21:50] Why you should never forget to certify your work location every single year 

[26:51] Lauryn talks about being an Olympic athlete and why she became a CFP® 

Want to talk to an expert like Lauryn, ask questions and even customize your own student loan plan? You can book an appointment with Student Loan Planner here: https://www.studentloanplanner.com/wiwc

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