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sunk cost fallacy

Entrepreneurs—Don’t Make This Common Behavioral Mistake Like Everyone Else

Avoid falling into the trap of sunk cost fallacy, which can lead to bad business…

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Mental Health Month: Mastering Shame About Money

How to cope with the tough emotions that come with day-to-day money struggles

While most analysis of money and financial behavior focus on debt, income, and investment levels,…

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Creating a Financial Life Plan: Where to Begin

How to set financial goals

This story gives readers tools to connect with their highest ideals and priorities so that…

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[WATCH] Icon Gloria Steinem Shares Money Lessons with B.E.

Series: The 3 Most Important Lessons I Learned About Money

Altogether, we each deserve enough to eat, a home, and a little dancing, but after…

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a black woman in a yellow t-shirt putting money away in a glass jar

Part 2: How to Make Financial Resolutions Stick

There's a science to change

“Change is a process. The key to successfully changing behavior is knowing where you…

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3 Questions to Keep Your Emotions and Spending in Check this Holiday Season

Taking an honest look at why you feel pressured to spend

There’s more to holiday overspending than just dollars and cents. This story looks at some…

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Ho Ho No! Parents Tapping Retirement to Buy Holiday Presents

Survey finds parents sacrificing short and long-term financial security

“Our long-term goals, such as retirement savings and having an emergency fund, should always take…

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Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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