Start or build an emergency fund
Creating a “Life Happens” Fund
Credit card debt hits all-time high. Here’s one way to pay it off.
Conservative judges skeptical of Biden’s plans for student loan forgiveness
Buy Inflation-Resistant I-Bonds
Invest in low-cost index mutual funds
Fund 529 College Savings Accounts
BOM — Michelle Singletary’s Best of Personal Finance
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Protect your life from recession: A tsunami of economic news is leading consumers, investors and would-be homeowners to ask if a recession is inevitable. Practical steps you can take to protect yourself From worst case scenario.
Credit card debt: Carrying on your credit card debt is never a good thing and you need to get out of the habit.Considering that the Fed continues to hike rates, here are 7 ways to reduce your credit card debt.
Money moves for life: For an overview of Michelle’s timeless money advice, see Michelle Singletary’s Money Milestones. The interactive packages provide guidance for every stage of her life, from those just starting their careers to those retiring to prosperity.
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