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"MY UNDERGRADUATE ADVISER TOLD ME I SHOULD JUST FORGET ABOUT THE WHOLE WRITING THING. ‘YOU SHOULD FIND A GOOD MAN AND GET MARRIED,’ HE TOLD ME."

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    Dear Ms. Etiquette: I Want to Give Money to What’s Important, But I’m Worried About My Financial Future

    Our columnist takes on balancing a real fear for your future with a real desire to do good for others.

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    How I Got Out of (a Lot) of Credit-Card Debt

    When she was 30, Pauleanna Reid—journalist, advice-giver and entrepreneur—found herself in more than $50,000 in credit-card debt. Now, at 32, the debt’s gone and her business is thriving. Here she breaks down her advice for getting out of debt and staying on track.

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    Emergency Money: What to Do When Your Bills Are Bigger Than Your Income

    If your income has taken a hit and you have to tap into savings (or debt), how you do it is important. Here’s our guide to which accounts to pull from, how to avoid penalties and fees and taxes, and everything else you need so it's easy to get back on track when this is over.

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    What if I Missed the Entire Bull Market?

    Say you’re a millennial who came of age right at the cusp of the Great Recession. Or you didn’t start investing because you were freaked out by that recession. Or you had student loans weighing you down. And now the ride is over. What to do if you missed the bull market?

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