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Why I Force Myself to Negotiate

There’s no denying the gender pay gap. It’s there: the average pay for a man, the average pay for a woman, and space between. The gap exists regardless of whether or not you believe it exists. Wage gap deniers don’t deny the gap itself; they deny its significance. Women stay at home with children, so […]

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What to Know About SEP-IRAs for Freelancers

When you’re a freelancer, you have a ton of things to worry about: Quarterly taxes, invoicing clients, tuning out distracting roommates and hustling to make next month’s rent. And while money can be tight (financial instability is one of the curses of the freelance life) you still need to set aside some for…Read more… Continue […]

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What to Tell High Schoolers About Money

Each Monday we’re tackling one of your pressing personal finance questions by asking a handful of money experts for their advice. If you have a general question or money concern, or just want to talk about something PeFi-related, leave it in the comments or email me at alicia.adamczyk@lifehacker.com.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How to Stay Anonymous When You Win the Lottery

We all have fantasies of hitting the lottery, right? The new cars, the boat, the…lawsuits, predators, and bankruptcies? The winning ticket isn’t necessarily the winning ticket for a happy life, which is exactly why the winner of January’s Powerball jackpot of $560 million wants to keep her name out of the public…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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How Two-Income Couples Should Manage Their Cashflow

Each Monday we’re tackling one of your pressing personal finance questions by asking a handful of money experts for their advice. If you have a general question or money concern, or just want to talk about something PeFi-related, leave it in the comments or email me at alicia.adamczyk@lifehacker.com.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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