Most students need to borrow to afford higher education, but the amount you can comfortably repay may depend on your career choice and salary. While it isn't possible for all students, a common rule of thumb is to limit higher education borrowing to no more than your first-year's salary.
Note that some careers require an advanced degree.
If you own your home, it's likely to be your biggest investment. So how do you determine whether or not to invest more?
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