by on Apr 23 2014 - 26 Comments

stay motivatedToday’s post is from our regular Wednesday contributor, Cat.

Our $150 Cash Giveaway ends this Friday! In the post we explain how to make side income by monetizing your social media accounts. Good luck!

It’s great to be back writing at Young Adult Money after taking a quick maternity leave. While I was away, I thought a lot about my side hustles that blossomed into a full time career. Mostly I thought about all the times I wanted to quit, all the times when it got to be too much.

I remembered all the late nights of working on my writing and my own blog after putting in a full day’s work at my day job.

I can tell you it was all worth it because I’m writing this post on my laptop from the comfort of the nursery in my home watching my twins sleep.

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by on Apr 22 2014 - 3 Comments

Young CoupleRelationships are fulfilling yet challenging. They require honesty, trust and commitment through the good times and the bad.

One of the most common causes of relationship breakdowns is financial hardship.

Let’s take a look at five financial habits that can harm your relationship.

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by on Apr 22 2014 - 8 Comments
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The group I will be running Tough Mudder with after we had completed the Autism Awareness 5k!

Today’s post is from our regular Tuesday contributor, Sally.

Our $150 Cash Giveaway ends this Friday! In the post we explain how to make side income by monetizing your social media accounts. Good luck!

Back in January, I somehow signed up to do a 5k in St. Louis in April. It’s a family affair every year, as my dad comes down from Minnesota and runs the half, while many times one of us children will attempt the 5k. This time was different though as my sister has been running consistently over the past year (we usually only run for a few months and then stop), so she insisted that I do it too.

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by on Apr 21 2014 - 0 Comments

Using Pinterest for CareerSocial media continues to evolve as a career tool. Platforms that started for socializing are now widely used for marketing yourself or a business.

LinkedIn or Google+ are time and cost efficient ways to network. A business page on Facebook allows companies to build their brand with a relevant audience.

However, the convenience also has drawbacks.

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by on Apr 21 2014 - 0 Comments

Back TaxesEffectively resolving IRS back taxes requires a level of organization and diligence which may be completely foreign to you.

Whether you’re delinquent by a few years or just want to arm yourself with the knowledge to address at a future point, keep in mind the following recommendations.

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