I’m a nosy person, so I elbowed my millennial colleague, Jessa, in the next cube over, and asked her, “Pssst… How much do you save for retirement per year?”
Instead of ignoring me, she furtively Slacked me all of her financial details (it was like a giant ice cream sundae for a finance nerd):
- Jessa, at 28, still owes $15,000 in student loans, and her husband, who is 30, still owes $20,000.
- They owe $12,000 on their car loans.
- Jessa and her husband have a $200,000 mortgage.
- She currently…