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  1. my two cents
    ‘My Husband Won’t Pay for Child Care!’There are a lot of red flags here, but you should start by giving him the benefit of the doubt.
  2. celebrity
    Finally, a Celebrity With a Reasonable Opinion on MoneyDaniel Craig does not believe in perpetuating generational wealth.
  3. yikes
    Wow, Rich People Really Know How to Make Everyone MiserableThe latest evidence: a spreadsheet ranking friends by income, purportedly for vacation-planning purposes.
  4. my two cents
    ‘How Can I Get My Spouse to Support My Career Transition?’He needs to know how his money anxiety makes you feel.
  5. buy no more
    What We’re Never Spending Money on AgainSorry, $16 Sweetgreen salads and fancy silk pajamas.
  6. space
    Jeff Bezos Finally Left EarthUnfortunately, he’s already back.
  7. influencers
    Would You Pay $400 Million for a ‘Bikini Body’?Fitness influencer Kayla Itsines just sold her exercise platform in a huge deal with tech brand iFit.
  8. my two cents
    How to Gracefully Turn Down Plans You Can’t AffordOtegha Uwagba, the author of We Need to Talk About Money, on dealing with friendship and financial anxiety.
  9. my two cents
    ‘I Owe My Dad Money, and He Holds It Over My Head’You should pay him back and end this dynamic as quickly as possible.
  10. my two cents
    ‘I Don’t Drink, But My Friends Still Want to Split the Bill!’No, it’s not cheap to ask for separate checks.
  11. i hate it here
    As If You Needed Another Reason to Loathe This ManOh, look, a large group of billionaires paying little to nothing in income tax for years.
  12. my two cents
    ‘I Just Found Out About My Wife’s Big Trust Fund!’That’s nice, but don’t get ahead of yourself: That money doesn’t necessarily belong to you.
  13. power
    This May Be the Best Commencement Speech EverDuring a recent graduation ceremony, an HBCU president told graduates that their student debt would be entirely erased.
  14. my two cents
    ‘I’m Sick of My Siblings Leaning on My Parents Financially’You may not like it, but your parents are part of this problem.
  15. my two cents
    ‘Should I Keep Living With My Parents to Save Money?’Staying might be the better financial choice, but don’t fall into the trap of saving money just for the sake of it.
  16. my two cents
    ‘Help! My Friend Wants Me To Pitch in $400 For a Baby Shower’That might fly in some circles, but the important thing is that it doesn’t work for you.
  17. science of us
    The Clock-Out CureFor those who can afford it, quitting has become the ultimate form of self-care.
  18. i hate it here
    Jeff Bezos’s New Yacht Comes With Its Own Yacht?The $500 million superyacht is among the largest ever built.
  19. my brain hurts
    Okay, This Is Definitely CheugyThe term’s creator is selling the word as a now heavily discounted NFT.
  20. my two cents
    ‘I’m Worried About My Mom’s Finances!’ You’re right to be concerned, and the best thing you can do is bring it up with her.
  21. my two cents
    ‘I’m Never Going to Be Financially Secure, So Why Try?’It won’t serve you to take an all-or-nothing approach to caring about money.
  22. my two cents
    ‘What I Learned About the Cost of Giving Birth’Having a baby in the U.S. is astronomically expensive. Here’s how five women dealt with it.
  23. ask a boss
    How to Ask for a RaiseBefore approaching your boss, here’s everything you should know.
  24. my two cents
    ‘Can I Ask to Be Paid for the Work I’m Doing for a Job Interview?’You’re unlikely to get compensation, but you can try setting some boundaries.
  25. my two cents
    ‘My Building Is Offering Free Rent — But Not to Me!’There may not be much you can do, but there are plenty of things you can try.
  26. tech talk
    Everything You Need to Know to Make it Through a Conversation About NFTsThey’re almost unavoidable at this point, so here’s a handy explainer.
  27. my two cents
    ‘It’s Been a Year Since I Lost My Job’Three women on looking for work during the pandemic.
  28. money talks
    What It Costs to Reopen a BusinessThree business owners on making a comeback after they closed because of COVID-19.
  29. my two cents
    ‘My Husband Won’t Stop Overspending on Worthless Crap!’This might be a normal reaction to stress, but you need to address it with him.
  30. my two cents
    ‘How I’m Spending My Stimulus Check’Six women on what they plan to do with their money, from taking maternity leave to helping out family members.
  31. my two cents
    ‘My Sister Is Mad I Didn’t Buy Her Rich Husband a Gift!’She can’t demand you spend money on him, but I think there might be more going on here.
  32. my two cents
    ‘I’m Behind on Rent and Don’t Know What To Do’There are a few different things you can try to get out of your lease.
  33. my two cents
    ‘I’m Moving In With My Girlfriend. How Should We Split Rent?’Just by communicating about how to share expenses equitably, the two of you are already a step ahead.
  34. my two cents
    I Already Blew My Budget. How Can I Get Back on Track?Don’t freak out. Focus on taking small, concrete steps to meet your goals.
  35. my two cents
    ‘My Sister Is So Cheap and It’s Driving Me Nuts!’She might not know better, or she could just be a jerk. You won’t really know unless you talk to her.
  36. my two cents
    ‘How Can I Afford the Therapy I Need?’You shouldn’t have to choose between your mental health and your financial future.
  37. my two cents
    How Do I Save Up an Emergency Fund?Saving money isn’t easy, but it doesn’t have to be so hard, either.
  38. work
    All the Jobs Lost Last Month Reportedly Belonged to WomenAccording to a new analysis, 140,000 jobs were lost in December 2020 — all of them held by women.
  39. my two cents
    ‘I Actually Saved Money in 2020. What Should I Do With It?’Don’t just focus on an emergency fund — figure out what you actually want to save for.
  40. my two cents
    Money Lessons From a Truly Terrible YearWhat personal finance experts learned from 2020.
  41. my two cents
    What’s the Best Way to Donate to Charity If You Don’t Have a Lot to Give?Advice on putting your money where your mouth is.
  42. my two cents
    ‘I Lost My Job and My Husband Keeps Criticizing My Spending’How to communicate about money when your income gets cut in half.
  43. my two cents
    ‘I Have to Make Money Somehow’Five people on finding creative ways to make money during the economic downturn.
  44. my two cents
    ‘Many of These Women Don’t Even Know They’re Being Abused’Economic abuse was insidious before the pandemic, but COVID has made it worse.
  45. my two cents
    What Does Biden’s Student Loan Plan Mean for You?Breaking down what the president-elect can and can’t do without control of Congress.
  46. strike
    Nearly 800 Philly Nurses Strike Over Staffing ShortagesAfter months on the front lines of the pandemic, nurses are now battling their employers, too.
  47. money talks
    ‘I Had a Life in New York. Then I Lost My Job and My Visa.’Now I’m job-hunting in multiple countries and handing over thousands to my immigration lawyer.
  48. my two cents
    Could Knowing Your ‘Money Script’ Help Your Finances?To break bad money habits, it helps to know where they come from.
  49. my two cents
    ‘I Love My Boyfriend, But I Can’t Trust Him With Money’You can’t force him to get his act together, but you can put your foot down if he doesn’t.
  50. money talks
    ‘I Left So Quickly I Didn’t Have Time to Pack My Things’What it costs to lose your job and move back home in the middle of a pandemic.
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