May26

#325 Leadership with Ret Admiral William H. McRaven

We’re keeping this blurb here for the next few weeks as a reminder that there’s a new place for Jill on Money content – YouTube!  Seems like a no-brainer, but sometimes it takes a little outside help (h/t to JOM friend, Joe A!) to recognize the obvious.  So don’t freak out.  Going forward, we’re going to put all
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May20

Hot Housing

Bidding wars, no contingencies and frustrated buyers…the housing market is heating up! Existing home sales have jumped to their highest level since early 2007 and new home sale activity has been equally as brisk. Additionally, nearly a decade after the housing market peaked, foreclosure filings, which includes default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions, dropped to
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May19

#324 Bored in Retirement + Target-date Funds

We’re keeping this blurb here for the next few weeks as a reminder that there’s a new place for Jill on Money content – YouTube!  Seems like a no-brainer, but sometimes it takes a little outside help (h/t to JOM friend, Joe A!) to recognize the obvious.  So don’t freak out.  Going forward, we’re going to put all
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May13

Best College Graduation Gift EVER: A Job

Millennials are not as financially screwed as previously thought. The youngest among them are receiving the best graduation gift ever: a good paying job. That’s welcome relief to those who comprise the generation that is defined as being born between 1980 and 2000, who have long complained that their incomes were depressed and they were
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May12

#323 Broke Millennial with Erin Lowry

We’re keeping this blurb here for the next few weeks as a reminder that there’s a new place for Jill on Money content – YouTube!  Seems like a no-brainer, but sometimes it takes a little outside help (h/t to JOM friend, Joe A!) to recognize the obvious.  So don’t freak out.  Going forward, we’re going to put all
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May09

Money Tips for College Graduates

Soon after donning their caps and gowns, recent college graduates should develop their first (of many) financial plans. Here’s how to start: Create a cash flow: No, not a budget, but a process that will allow you to track what’s coming in and going out. This may sound annoying, but think of it as a
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May06

The Key to Economic Growth: Productivity

Forget job creation, tax cuts and returning any sector back to its glory days. After running into (read: stalking) former Federal Reserve Chair Ben S. Bernanke in the CBS This Morning Green Room last week, he reminded me that the REAL key to boosting economic growth and more importantly, your living standard, is labor productivity.
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May05

#322 One Minute Mentoring

We’re keeping this blurb here for the next few weeks as a reminder that there’s a new place for Jill on Money content – YouTube!  Seems like a no-brainer, but sometimes it takes a little outside help (h/t to JOM friend, Joe A!) to recognize the obvious.  So don’t freak out.  Going forward, we’re going to put all
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April30

Trump Tax Tease

President Trump’s “new” tax plan looked an awful lot like his old one from the campaign, though with far fewer details. The one-page overview was more like an incomplete set of bullet points, than a blueprint. For example, the plan would reduce the number of tax brackets from seven to three – 10, 25 and
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April28

#321 Growth Hacking and YouTube

We’re adopting some growth hacking lessons from author and marketing pro, Sean Ellis (more on him in a bit) and creating a new place for Jill on Money content – YouTube!  Seems like a no-brainer, but sometimes it takes a little outside help (h/t to JOM friend, Joe A!) to recognize the obvious.  So don’t freak out.  Going forward,
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