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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.

How to Prepare for a Recession If You are Already Struggling
How to Prepare for a Recession If You are Already Struggling

April 23, 2020

How do you prepare for a recession when you already struggle financially? Even in tough…

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Is Marriage Good for Your Financial Health?
Is Marriage Good for Your Financial Health?

February 25, 2020

Marriage is about a strong relationship, but can it be about strong finances too? Learn…

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Seven Easy Ways to Start Saving for Christmas
Seven Easy Ways to Start Saving for Christmas

November 11, 2019

Saving for Christmas or the whole holiday season doesn't have to be a stressful endeavor…

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Do You Need to Change Your Spending Habits?
Do You Need to Change Your Spending Habits?

March 31, 2020

If you are facing a rough patch with your finances, maybe you need to change…

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How to Manage Student Loan Debt
How to Manage Student Loan Debt

November 11, 2019

If you have a large student debt load, you're not alone. Here are several options…

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Reducing Expenses During a Sudden Financial Hardship
Reducing Expenses During a Sudden Financial Hardship

March 18, 2020

It's natural to feel anxious during a difficult time. Learn how to reduce your expenses…

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

September 16, 2020

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

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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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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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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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