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: