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6 lies twenty-somethings tell themselves about money

POSTED BY Emily Ngai

As twenty-somethings, we often justify our money behaviour with little lies to make ourselves feel better. Despite bills to pay, future goals to save for and, in some cases, huge education debts to pay off, we let our wants overshadow our financial needs. MORE

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When you’re the “poor person” in your social circle

POSTED BY Lesley Scorgie

If you’re guilty of reconciling who you are to your posse, and concluding that you’re the “poor” person in your social circle, stop! Let’s pick apart the facts from the fiction. MORE

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Think you want to be a day trader? 5 things you should know

POSTED BY Caroline Cakebread

If you’ve ever thought about trying your own luck with day trading on the stock market, here are five important things you should know first. MORE

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How teaching in South Korea helped me reach my financial goals

POSTED BY Emily Ngai

n August 2012, I moved to South Korea to teach English for a year. An amazing experience, it provided me with the chance to travel extensively, make lifelong friends, immerse myself in another culture and, best of all, save money. MORE

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8 big misconceptions about bankruptcy

POSTED BY Caroline Cakebread

There is often such a stigma attached to bankruptcy, we tend to have a lot of misconceptions about what it involves — and that can be a barrier for those who are in financial trouble and seriously need to consider their options. MORE

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