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  • Dear Penny: My Husband Says Stocks Are a Scam, Refuses to Invest
    by [email protected] (Robin Hartill, CFP®) on February 28, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Dear Penny, I’m having trouble convincing my husband that we should start making investments. He thinks the stock market is a scam, but I’ve had several college classes that discussed Wall Street and several of my friends are doing OK with their portfolios.  It was a struggle to even convince him to move from a This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • These Throwback Hobbies Now Make Money as Side Gigs
    by [email protected] (Adam Hardy) on February 27, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    The gig economy, supercharged by a pandemic, is breathing new life into some bygone hobbies, ones associated more with retirees than entrepreneurs. Life indoors drove many folks to experiment with tactile hobbies like bread baking and quilting. What started as a way to pass the time could blossom into a side hustle with a little This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • 7 Money Moves to Make Today for People in One-Income Households
    by [email protected] (Mike Brassfield) on February 26, 2021 at 7:50 pm

    Are you living in a one-income household? Millions more of us are now. If you’re in a single-income home, here are seven money moves to make today. This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Should You Stop Paying Your Student Loans in Forbearance?
    by [email protected] (Tiffany Connors) on February 26, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    The possibility of student loan forgiveness is on the horizon, so should you stop making payments on your own loans? That depends, but let’s take a look at where we stand so far: On the campaign trail, then-candidate Joe Biden promised to wipe out at least $10,000 for student loan borrowers. Now that he’s president, This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Dumpling Shopper: Launch Your Own Grocery Delivery Business
    by [email protected] (Adam Hardy) on February 26, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Grocery delivery startup Dumpling is taking on Instacart and Shipt — and the whole gig economy — by offering grocery delivery drivers an entirely new moneymaking model. Thanks to a surge in demand as a result of the pandemic, grocery delivery apps are more popular than ever. Since last March, Instacart and Shipt have hired This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Suze Orman Gives Advice on How to Ride Out the Pandemic
    by [email protected] (Nicole Dow) on February 25, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    When it comes to the state of our finances, the pandemic has not affected us all equally. Personal finance expert Suze Orman describes it as creating a situation of haves and have-nots. Some people have actually prospered over the past year with lowered spending and the bonus of stimulus money. Others are barely keeping their This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • These 4 Major Employers Offer Jobs That Pay for College
    by [email protected] (Adam Hardy) on February 25, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    These top companies are offering jobs that pay for college. Really. Full-on bachelor’s degrees. Here’s who’s eligible and how the programs work. This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Credit Sesame Can Help Homebuyers Fix This Problem Before It Happens
    by [email protected] (Kari Faber) on February 25, 2021 at 3:30 pm

    One in five Americans have an error on their credit report — making homebuying impossible (or exceedingly expensive). Credit Sesame can help fix it. This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • These Expert Tips Will Help You Find the Best Cheap Shampoo
    by [email protected] (Danielle Braff) on February 25, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    You can buy shampoo for $3 and you can buy it for $30. They’ll both get the job done — so what’s the difference? Do you really need to spend a small fortune to get good results, or is it possible to find inexpensive shampoo that leaves your hair healthy and happy? We spoke to This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • The 4 Smartest Ways to Cope With a Tax Bill You Can’t Afford
    by [email protected] (Robin Hartill, CFP®) on February 24, 2021 at 9:00 pm

    Discovering that you owe the IRS money is never a good feeling. If you’re staring down a tax bill you can’t afford to pay from 2020, you’re no doubt in good company. Countless people have turned to gig work to survive, which can result in surprise tax bills. Expanded jobless benefits have been a lifeline This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Jiko Gets You Access to This Historically Safe Investment
    by [email protected] (Kari Faber) on February 24, 2021 at 8:32 pm

    Want to invest? Jiko can get you access to a historically safe investment that regular people don’t usually have access to. This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • How to Get Free Tax Filing Through the Free File Alliance
    by [email protected] (Dana Sitar) on February 24, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    Filing taxes in the United States could be free and simple for everyone — if only tax prep companies weren’t lobbying to keep it so complicated. Reporter Jessica Huseman pointed out this frustrating truth in a 2017 story for ProPublica, which resurfaces and regains steam each year around tax time — this year with a This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.



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