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3 financial lessons my parents didn’t teach me

Sienna Kossman

Setting positive examples is a good place to start, but teaching a child about money may require more than giving them an allowance or showing them how to use coupons.
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3 reasons why we hate to talk about money

Sienna Kossman

Since money plays such a big role in everyone’s lives, rich or poor, it seems we should have no problem talking about it. After all, public discussions about gay marriage and legalizing marijuana are fairly commonplace and money isn’t nearly as controversial as those topics, right? Wrong. According to a survey conducted by Wells Fargo, 44 percent of Americans feel that personal finance is the most difficult topic to discuss, trumping death, politics and religion.
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It’s not you, it’s your credit score

Sienna Kossman

Maybe that first date outfit isn’t so important after all. It’s that three-digit credit score number that has fast become more important than your bright smile and charming personality for landing a second date with your love interest.
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