Episode # 17

Making Money Work For You

Money can be one of the most challenging aspects of our lives until we understand how to manage it. Preenon Huq talks about how understanding finances early in your life can have a dramatic influence on your ability to balance your income and make healthy financial choices. Preenon shares his perspective about how effectively managing his personal finances has contributed to his ability to stay focused on what’s important. Life After Now is brought to you by the Minnesota Office of Higher Education.


Topics covered in this episode include:

  • Myths about paying for college
  • Ins and outs of student loans
  • The power of investing in yourself
  • How opening yourself to new experiences and new people can benefit you personally and financially

Preenon Huq

Episode Transcript


Preenon Huq is an Accountant with Metro Transit who graduated from Augsburg University in 2018 with a degree in Accounting and Finance. He dedicates a lot of his spare time to helping the community learn about Personal Finance and Financial Literacy. Preenon graduated from Augsburg University with no debt and works toward helping others achieve similar goals. He started an annual scholarship in 2018 at his local high school, which has given out over $5,000 to students before going to college.

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