I speak with countless attorneys who are confused about whether they should aggressively pay off their loans OR invest the money instead.
It’s a great question, but it’s a huge mistake to think of these options in absolute terms.
It’s not about doing one or the other, it’s about finding the right balance between paying off debt AND investing.
In financial jargon terms, we call this “opportunity cost”.
Here’s the bottom line – if you’re committing all your time, energy and financial resources toward your student loans then I promise there’s a better strategy that you’re not considering at this point.