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What's your biggest money mistake? Brandon shares his

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Our Educators blog team members are sharing their answers to this question: What’s your biggest money mistake? Stefanie, Emily, Danielle, Sarah, Angie and Rob have shared theirs. Today, Brandond tells the story of his biggest money mistake and how he recovered from it. Share your biggest money mistake in the comments and you may win a $10 Visa gift card.

All right. My biggest money mistake … hmm that’s a tough one because I am so financially responsible 100% of the time. OK, so that may not be entirely true. In fact, that’s probably the furthest statement from the truth! My biggest money mistake spans over the course of a few years to be honest.

What's your biggest money mistake? Rob shares his

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Our Educators blog team members are sharing their answers to this question: What’s your biggest money mistake? Stefanie, Emily, Danielle, Sarah and Angie have shared theirs. Today, Rob tells the story of his biggest money mistake and how he recovered from it. Share your biggest money mistake in the comments and you may win a $10 Visa gift card.

I have made more than a few money mistakes in my life. Some were bigger than others, but all of them have been important.

In my introduction post, I talked about a situation where I wasn’t paying attention to my account and couldn’t pay for a breakfast and embarrassed myself in front of a girl I wanted to impress.

What's your biggest money mistake? Angie shares hers

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Our Educators blog team members are sharing their answers to this question: What’s your biggest money mistake? Stefanie, Emily and Danielle have shared theirs. Today, Danielle tells the story of her biggest money mistake and how she recovered from it. Share your biggest money mistake in the comments and you may win a $10 Visa gift card.

For the past couple of years, I have used my tax refund money to splurge on things I really didn’t need, mostly material things that I soon lost interest in or ended up donating.

I forgot how useful that money could have been — until 2014 tax refund arrived. This was a big year financially for me. I bought a house in December and I knew I had to save every penny I could.

What's your biggest money mistake? Sarah shares hers

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Our Educators blog team members are sharing their answers to this question: What’s your biggest money mistake? Stefanie, Emily and Danielle have shared theirs. Today, Danielle tells the story of her biggest money mistake and how she recovered from it. Share your biggest money mistake in the comments and you may win a $10 Visa gift card.

Everyone who knows me knows about my love for automobiles. Whether the vehicle is big, small, luxurious, economically viable or even a 2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO, all black everything, with a nice big red bow on top of the hood, waiting in my driveway … I can appreciate a beautiful vehicle when I see one.

What's your biggest money mistake? Danielle shares

Danielle

Our Educators blog team members are sharing their answers to this question: What’s your biggest money mistake? Stefanie and Emily have shared theirs. Today, Danielle tells the story of her biggest money mistake and how she recovered from it. Share your biggest money mistake in the comments and you may win a $10 Visa gift card.

What’s my most embarrassing money mistake? That’s kind of a tough question for me. If you read my last post, you can guess that that scenario was pretty embarrassing. Believe it or not, I can top that story.

Credit cards are becoming chip cards

Chip cards, credit cards with a tiny microprocessing chip in the card, are the industry standard in Europe, Asia and other parts of the world.

What's your biggest money mistake? Emily shares

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Starting today, our Educators blog team members are sharing their answers to this question: What’s your biggest money mistake? Today, Stefanie tells the story of her biggest money mistake and how she recovered from it. Share your biggest money mistake in the comments and you may win a $10 Visa gift card.

When I was in high school, I worked at a department store and the only way I could get the employee discount was if I had a store credit card.

Scholarship advice: Don’t miss deadlines

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It’s March, and if you’re graduating from high school this year, you’re in the final semester and probably looking forward to college.

College is expensive and, every day, it becomes even more important to find help to pay for it — like scholarships.

What's your biggest money mistake? Stefanie shares

Stefanie

Starting today, our Educators blog team members are sharing their answers to this question: What’s your biggest money mistake? Today, Stefanie tells the story of her biggest money mistake and how she recovered from it. Share your biggest money mistake in the comments and you may win a $10 Visa gift card.

Stefanie’s story

I don’t know about all of you, but when I got to the ripe age of 25, I felt like an adult. I had gone to college and gotten my bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts. My fiance (now husband), our two roommates and I survived an apartment fire three weeks after my graduation.

Not just financially smart, she's a super saver

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Heather Riley is not your average 26-year-old, especially when it comes to saving.

Heather is a homeowner, has a “big number” in her retirement account, and a more-than-fully stocked emergency fund for herself and one for Charlotte and Max.