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The Best Cities In America For Young Adults To Get Rich

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When it comes to saving money, where you live matters. Money Under 30 found 10 cities with affordable housing and above-average salaries for 18-to-34-year-olds. Could these be the best cities in America for getting rich?

I Tried To Find Work On Elance, Beyond, And Thumbtack — Here’s What Happened

The Best Place To Find Freelance Work A Look At Three Job Sites

Earning extra money is fantastic for your finances, but finding work can be tricky. Here’s a review of some of the most popular online freelance marketplaces — Elance, Beyond, and Thumbtack.

How I Paid Off My Student Loans In Three Years While Working Abroad

Pay Off Student Loans While Working Abroad

You don’t have to choose between world travel and paying off your student loan debt. How working abroad was the best thing that ever happened to my money.

4 Signs It’s Time To Leave Your Job

4 Signs It's Time To Leave Your Job

Jobs are like relationships: Even if they start out fun and exciting, they don’t always stay that way. But it’s not always easy to tell when you should stay and work it out — and when it’s time to leave.

Don’t Be Replaceable: 3 Career Fields That Can’t Be Done By Robots (Yet)

Check Out These Good-Paying Jobs You'll Have a Hard Time Getting Fired From

When choosing a career, you want to consider your passions, skills and income potential. You might also ask yourself: Could a robot do this job? Here are three fields in which the answer is “no”… at least for now!

3 Questions You Must Ask Before Accepting A Job

3 Questions You Must Ask Before Accepting A Job

A job interview isn’t just about the company trying to see if you are good for them. It’s also a chance for you to check out the company. Asking good questions gives you some insight into the company. It also shows your interviewer that you are serious about your career and making an impact within the company.

Networking For Introverts: How To Use Your Introvert Strengths To Make New Connections

4 Keys To Networking For Introverts

If you’re an introvert, you might hate networking. But the truth is, you already have the right skills to network well. You might just need to reframe what you think networking should be about.

Bad Resume Advice To Avoid

Bad Resume Advice You Should Stop Using

Bad resume advice abounds. Lots of tips you see online are based on outdated information. Avoid these three big pieces of misinformation and your resume will have a much higher chance of being seen and considered.

What Your Parents Don’t Understand: 3 Ways The Working World Has Changed For Millennials

3 Career Assumptions That Worked For Your Parents But Won’t Work For You

Things are different for millennials. Our parents’ generation enjoyed some big benefits at work that made it easier to achieve financial stability. Here are three career assumptions your parents made, but you shouldn’t.

Didn’t Get A Raise? Here’s What You Should Do

Didn't Get The Raise Here's What You Should Do

What do you do when you ask for a raise but your boss says “no”? Assuming you’re not a terrible employee, it’s time to get strategic. Here are your options.