/Matt D’Avella: How I Paid Off $97,000 in Student Loans in 4 Years

Matt D’Avella: How I Paid Off $97,000 in Student Loans in 4 Years

Young professionals are swimming in student loan debt. The average Class of 2016 graduate has more than $37,000 in debt. Roughly 44 million borrowers owe a total of nearly $1.5 trillion.

Some have it worse than others. Matt D’Avella, director of the award-winning Netflix documentary Minimalism, graduated with $97,000 in student loans. But he paid it off in four years!

Here’s how he did it: