Justine Nelson
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Justine Nelson

Justine Nelson is the founder of Debt Free Millennials, an online community to help millennials eliminate debt and live a debt free lifestyle. As a freelance writer and YouTuber, Justine enjoys creating upbeat and educational personal finance content. This Midwest millennial paid off $35k in student loan debt and now resides in San Diego with her husband.

5 Steps to Build Your Credit from Scratch
5 Steps to Build Your Credit from Scratch

October 1, 2020

If you are ready to learn how to build your credit from scratch, here are…

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The Good News and Bad News About Your Mortgage During Covid-19
The Good News and Bad News About Your Mortgage During Covid-19

May 1, 2020

With so many changes right now, you may have concerns about how the coronavirus will…

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5 Ways to Improve Your Financial Literacy
5 Ways to Improve Your Financial Literacy

November 10, 2020

If you have made it a goal to learn more about personal finance, then you…

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If You Missed Your Stimulus Check for Dependents, You have Another Chance
If You Missed Your Stimulus Check for Dependents, You have Another Chance

August 26, 2020

The first round of stimulus checks went out to some without the $500 for their…

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3 Smart Ways to Spend Your Stimulus Check
3 Smart Ways to Spend Your Stimulus Check

April 10, 2020

If you qualify and receive a stimulus check under the CARES Act, how could you…

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denied credit card
Denied a Credit Card? What to Do Next

December 9, 2020

Being denied for a new credit card can be disappointing especially during a pandemic. Here’s…

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Ready to Teach Money Skills at Home?
Ready to Teach Money Skills at Home?

April 16, 2020

As you work, live, teach and live fully from home, there's a lot to think…

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Can You Keep Your Unemployment Benefits if You Refuse to Return to Work?
Can You Keep Your Unemployment Benefits if You Refuse to Return to Work?

June 3, 2020

What happens to your unemployment benefits if you refuse to return to work? Here’s what…

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7 Smart Ways to Pay off Student Loans
7 Smart Ways to Pay off Student Loans

October 14, 2020

Learn how to pay off student loans in seven smart and effective ways that maximize…

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Should You Start a 529 Plan?
Should You Start a 529 Plan?

September 1, 2020

Should you start a 529 plan? A 529 plan can help you save for college…

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