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This month, the Plutus Foundation is running a series about financial abuse, an important topic to consider for those who write and talk about personal finance. To kick off the series, here’s what you need to know.
“Lenders are there for one reason and one reason only: to make money off of you. And there are a lot of tricks lenders use to take your money.” – Money Saved Is Money Earned
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“My ability to take time off hinges on our ability to live on one salary for a few months, and that’s going to take careful planning and consistent frugality.” – The $76K Project
“Lifestyle inflation: Increasing spending as income increases. How do we combat lifestyle inflation that has already creeped in?” – This Fascinating Adventure
“[Zina Kumok] If you’ve struggled to budget consistently in the past, the 50/30/20 might be the approach you need to finally make it all click.” – DollarSprout
“[Camilo Maldonado, The Finance Twins] Having a good resume isn’t enough when growing your career. You need it to be AMAZING.” – The Money Mix