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Personal Finance

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    I Defaulted on My Student Loans. Now What?What to do when you’re in a debt trap.
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    How Can I Recover From the Money Problems of My Early 20s?Your problems might be frustrating, but at least they’re fixable.
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    How to Live With Student Debt Without Losing Your MindEating cereal for dinner isn’t the solution.
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    I’m a Freelancer. What Should I Do With My $20,000 Savings?A solution for those of us without a 401(k).
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    ‘My Husband Spends All His Money on His 13-Year-Old Daughter’And we’re about to have a baby.
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    How to Stop Cheating on Your BudgetThe key is to catch yourself at just the right moment.
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    I Think My Broke Roommate Is Taking Advantage of MeBut I also feel bad for her!
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    What If I Don’t Want to Combine Finances With My Live-in Boyfriend?There’s a difference between laissez-faire trust and turning a blind eye.
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    How Can I Get My Spending Under Control and Stop Feeling Guilty?You need to prove to yourself that you’re capable of creating better habits.
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    I Don’t Want to Keep Taking My Parents’ MoneyIt’s easy to get hooked on free stuff.
  11. my two cents
    How 5 Women Paid Off Their Student Loans in Under 10 YearsThe numbers can be overwhelming, but that doesn’t mean you should throw in the towel.
  12. my two cents
    My Ex-Boyfriend Owes Me $10,000. How Do I Get Him to Pay Me Back?Step one: Get a lawyer.
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    7 Women on Job-Hunting and Getting Hired While PregnantAnd how their new bosses reacted.
  14. living with money
    I Was a Shopping Addict With a Bottomless Bank AccountMy husband had no idea that I had $25,000 on my Saks credit card.
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    How Can I Shop a Sale Without Losing My Head?When you want good deals on items you actually need.
  16. my two cents
    7 Books to Read if You’re a First-time BossMost of us aren’t born knowing how to manage others.
  17. my two cents
    How to Make a Budget You Can Actually Stick ToThink of it as mindful spending.
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    How a Freelance Writer Paid Off $22,000 of Credit Card Debt in 6 Months“I finally realized that no one was going to solve this problem for me.”
  19. living with money
    What It’s Really Like to Have a Trust FundAt first, I felt like I was set for life — but I didn’t realize just how expensive life is.
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    How Can I Get My Mom to Spend Less Money?When she thinks you’re her retirement plan.
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    What Is a Prenup? A Soon-to-Be-Married Person’s GuideAre they only for rich people, and should you get one?
  22. my two cents
    What Does It Really Take to Make Money on YouTube?It takes time and dedication.
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    Is It Time for Me to Move Out of My Parents’ House?It’s time to think about the next step.
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    Do I Have What It Takes to Make Money on Instagram?There are three ways to do it.
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    How Do I Invest My Money for the First Time?You want to play the long game.
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    How 5 Women Make Extra Money From Their Side HustleMost of us are good at more than one thing. Why not monetize that?
  27. my two cents
    My Boyfriend Has Been Lying to Me About MoneyFinancial infidelity is a common problem.
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    How Will I Ever Afford All the Stuff I Want?The next phase of your financial life doesn’t have a blueprint.
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    How 4 Different Couples Save MoneyReal couples share their experience.
  30. my two cents
    Should I Pay Off My Debt or Start a Savings Account?The mathematical answer isn’t necessarily the right one.
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    Should I Pay Rent When My Boyfriend Owns the House?You’re smart to exercise caution — but don’t overthink it.
  32. my two cents
    How Can I Get My Boyfriend to Pay Me Back?It’s time to take ownership over your paycheck.
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    The Only Money Strategy You Need for 2018A money diet will fail you. Try this instead.
  34. my two cents
    How I Saved 30 Percent of My Income in 2017A simple savings plan to apply to the new year.
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    How Can I Stop Fighting With My Boyfriend About Our Bills?A 50/50 split isn’t always the answer.
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    I Can’t Afford to Keep Up With My FriendsDon’t feel bad about saying no.
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    My Parents Are Obsessed With Me Making More MoneyHere’s how to make it through the holidays (and the rest of the year).
  38. my two cents
    My Dad Is Stealing My MoneyHere’s how to cut him off.
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    Will I Ever Have Enough Money?Let’s start with your definition of “enough.”
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    I Can’t Afford to Divorce My Rich HusbandNever mind the legal fees. Here’s how to fight for what you deserve.
  41. my two cents
    9 Books About Money That Every Woman Should ReadThey won’t make you fall asleep.
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    How Can I Train Myself to Want Less Stuff?Online shopping has made spending money too easy.
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    I’m 32 and Single. Is Buying an Apartment a Terrible Idea?Real estate is a financial and emotional investment.
  44. my two cents
    Why Can’t I Get It Together Financially?Stop avoiding your bank balance.
  45. my two cents
    How Much Money Should I Have by the Time I’m 30?There’s no magic number, but here’s a general rule.
  46. my two cents
    Is Freezing My Eggs Worth the Cost?It’s more expensive than you think.
  47. my two cents
    I’m Doing Really Well at Work and It’s Ruining My RelationshipIt’s time to reexamine what you really want.
  48. my two cents
    Is There a Not-Awkward Way to Ask My Parents About Their Wills?A tricky conversation at best.
  49. personal finance
    Serena Williams’s Guilty Pleasure Is Buying PropertyShe has no idea how much property she owns.
  50. sports
    Serena Williams Attempted to Deposit $1 Million at Her Bank’s Drive-through“They were like, ‘I think you need to come in for this.’”
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