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3 strategies to gain control of your money today, no matter how stressed you are

Preston D. Cherry, CFP and founder of Concurrent Financial Planning, and Kelly Lannan, vice president of Fidelity Investment’s Young Investors for Personal Investing, sat down with Business Insider’s Tanza Loudenback for the Master your Money Live Digital Bootcamp. They discussed aligning your spending with your values, why it’s important to […]
3 strategies to gain control of your money today, no matter how stressed you are
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Black Americans’ rocky relationship with banks can be traced back to an institution that promised wealth but collapsed after just 9 years

When the enslaved population was first freed, the Freedman’s Bank was established to provide a savings and wealth-building tool. But just nine years after it opened, the bank collapsed thanks to risky investments and mismanagement by the bank’s all-white, all-male board. Black bank customers lost millions in deposits. I know […]
Black Americans’ rocky relationship with banks can be traced back to an institution that promised wealth but collapsed after just 9 years
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3 tips for being a smart investor now, according to personal finance professionals

Kevin Matthews, founder of Building Bread, and Kelly Lannan, vice president of Fidelity Investment’s Young Investors for Personal Investing, sat down with Business Insider’s Tanza Loudenback to discuss investing for the Master your Money Live Digital Bootcamp. The two personal finance professionals had some tips for being a smart investor: […]
3 tips for being a smart investor now, according to personal finance professionals
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9 ways to make money as a teenager, from part-time jobs to online work

There are more opportunities than ever to make money as a teenager, with options ranging from traditional part-time jobs to freelancing. For those who want something flexible, mowing lawns, detailing cars, and pet-sitting can be lucrative options. Selling items on sites like Etsy, Depop, and Poshmark has also become popular […]
9 ways to make money as a teenager, from part-time jobs to online work
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How to build credit with a credit card

Building good credit with a credit card requires spending less than your credit limit allows and promptly paying off the bill each month. If you’ve never had a credit card or taken out a loan before, consider becoming an authorised user on a friend or family member’s credit card or […]
How to build credit with a credit card