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When the bills start piling up and the 9-to-5 salary isn't cutting it, it's time to get a side hustle.
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The two companies have launched a quirky new campaign to get teens motivated to save more and spend less. At its center is a simple, teen-friendly challenge titled: "The...
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It's a personal finance rule of thumb: Have enough of an emergency savings cushion that you could get by without income for 3 months. But in this economy, who can save that...
Over the next few weeks, we'll look at the best and worst ways to make quick cash -- and we want to hear from you about your fast money-making strategies.