Flexo and Bryan talk to Kevin about the costly mistakes that forced him to learn how to manage his money, whether student loans are good debt or bad debt, and why he makes music videos and movie parodies to explain finances.
Table of contents
[00:00] Introduction from Bryan J Busch
[00:34] Interview with Kevin McKee
– [00:51] What is a thousandaire?
– [01:56] Why young people have different attitudes toward money
– [03:43] Kevin’s financial mistakes
– [07:52] Engineering education influence on financial decisions
– [09:30] Kevin’s novel definition of good debt
– [12:15] Blogging for a young audience
– [14:56] Talking about money shouldn’t be taboo
– [17:17] The five steps to becoming a thousandaire
– [18:56] Kevin’s custom budget spreadsheet vs. mint.com
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Updated April 13, 2016 and originally published July 10, 2011. If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to the RSS feed or receive daily emails. Follow @ConsumerismComm on Twitter and visit our Facebook page for more updates.