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.

Denied a Credit Card? What to Do Next
Justine Nelson

December 8, 2020

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

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7 Ways to Save More for Retirement, Starting Now
Justine Nelson

November 16, 2020

Building a retirement nest egg starts with an effective retirement savings plan. Here are seven…

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5 Ways to Improve Your Financial Literacy
Justine Nelson

November 10, 2020

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

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Are You Still Not Using a Hardship Program for Your Loans?
Justine Nelson

October 29, 2020

Financial hardship is nearly synonymous with the pandemic. If you haven’t taken advantage of financial…

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How Voting Can Affect Your Personal Finances
Justine Nelson

October 20, 2020

Your vote bridges democracy and your personal finances. From taxes, to healthcare, to unemployment, here’s…

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7 Smart Ways to Pay off Student Loans
Justine Nelson

October 14, 2020

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

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5 Steps to Build Your Credit from Scratch
Justine Nelson

October 1, 2020

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

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Moving Back in With Mom and Dad — How to Make the Money Work
Justine Nelson

September 21, 2020

Need to move back home with mom and dad? Here are tips for both parents…

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Teach Your Kids How to Use a Credit Card Before College
Justine Nelson

September 16, 2020

Before they go to college, or maybe even before, you'll want to teach your kids…

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