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Category Archives: Money 101

Shortly after entering the real world we are greeted with a new measuring stick: Our Credit Score. We hear about credit scores again and again, we hear about credit scores affecting your ability to get a home loan, a car loan, and possibly even your dream job. But what goes into a credit score and […]

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When you eat a bag of jelly beans, do you start with your favorite flavor or save them for last? As a kid, I always ate them in order, saving my favorite for last. If we’re being honest, I still do that today. If my jelly bean eating habits are any indication of my debt […]

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Have you ever wondered how you figure out what makes the most sense to do with your money? You have some cash saved up, but how do you decide what investment is best for it? Do I pay off my student loans? Do I invest in the stock market? There is no one right answer, […]

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I bet some of you saw the title of this article and thought to yourself, ‘this makes no sense’. Well, I’m glad you are here, because you are about to learn something. Sometimes you have to think a little bit outside of the box in order to make the most of your money. Just like […]

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Do you remember the first time you bought yourself a Kate Spade purse? You told yourself it was a one time purchase, a girl only needs one fancy purse. Now your closet is full of Kate Spade, and Louis Vuitton and Burberry purses and every one is there for a particular occasion. You need them […]

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Congratulations! You got your first job! Did you know it’s already time to start saving for retirement? If you work for an employer you will likely have the ability to contribute to a 401(k) retirement plan. A 401(k) is a type of retirement plan only offered by employers named after a section of the Internal […]

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Have you ever stopped to think about how much your true hourly income take home is? You know, after you factor in all the taxes, time and expenses your employer doesn’t cover? Knowing your true hourly income can be a very helpful tool in determining if a new opportunity is really as good as it […]

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Who are these girls and why are they blogging? We became friends in college and have both always made it a priority to budget and plan for our futures, financially. Over the years, we have seen and heard so many stories of women (and men) not living their best lives because of their financial situations, […]

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