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Money U: Post-College Finances

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Kimberly Palmer, US News personal finance columnist and author of Generation Earn: The Young Professional's Guide to Spending, Investing, and Giving Back, offers advice about personal finances for recent college graduates just starting out in the real world.

Recent college graduates: Do you have money questions--about credit cards, student loan repayment, saving goals, etc?  Or parents of recent grads: Do you have questions about what kind of financial advice to give? Give us a call with you questions or ask them here!

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Kimberly Palmer

Comments [2]

IMHO

MOnitor your credit card statement and look out for the budget busting items each month...that night when you bought rounds of drinks or that buying spree on Amazon.com

May. 11 2011 11:57 AM
Credit

I think timely payments of utilities can be as important as having a credit card. The utilities companies report immediately to the credit agencies and a bad payment history hangs around your neck for years.

May. 11 2011 11:55 AM

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