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5 Traits Tomorrow’s Millionaires Possess

  Via LearnVest By Shana Lebowitz -  Want to know whether you’ll hit millionaire status in the near future? Turns out you don’t need a crystal ball to figure it out. There are certain traits and behaviors that do a pretty good job of predicting your financial future. That’s according to new research from Fidelity… Continue Reading

Juggling Kids and College

Raising a child is hard enough without trying to get a degree at the same time. According to a 2011 report by The Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR), nearly one-quarter of undergrads in the United States—3.9 million—are parents of dependent children. If you’re one of them, and you don’t have someone at home who’s… Continue Reading

Preparing Your Finances for Study Abroad

Semester abroad on the horizon? Before you go, make sure you have all your financial ducks in a row at home. First, you should notify your bank and the providers of any credit or debit cards you plan to use overseas that you will be out of the country—be ready to provide your destination and… Continue Reading

Debt S.O.S.

It’s a situation none of us wants to ever experience—you’re way behind on your bills and you think you might be in serious trouble. If it’s any consolation, you’re not alone. According to a report by Urban Institute, more than one-third of Americans have debts that are more than 180 days past due, and according… Continue Reading

What Women and Young People Have in Common: Money Stress!

  Via LearnVest By Jennifer Liu – What keeps you up at night? Maybe it’s thinking about that big presentation you have to give at work in the morning—or about how you still haven’t nailed down the details of your summer getaway yet. But more likely, your daily stresses come down to one thing: your… Continue Reading

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