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Amanda Pell

Amanda is a writer and content strategist who built her career writing on campaigns for brands like Nature Valley, Disney, and the NFL. She now specializes in personal finance and wealth management content, covering everything from retirement strategies to estate planning to credit card bonuses and beyond. When she's not knee-deep in trends research, you'll likely find her hiking with her dog or with her nose in a good book.
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20 Best Places in the U.S. to Live and Work Remotely 2021

If you’re among the estimated 31% of employees who switched to remote work due to COVID-19, your company leadership may now be discussing whether or not to transition to a fully distributed employee model. If your...

Most Hyped Investments of the Last 20 Years

The world has changed dramatically from 2000 to 2020. With the onset of the digital age, innovations in technology and society have propelled us forward so rapidly that many of the “advancements” we considered...
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[Study] What’s Considered Rich? One-Third of Americans Say Money Can’t Buy Wealth

If someone asked you what “rich” means to you, what’s the first thing that would come to mind? Some would say a career that pays well, while others find joy in the simple things....
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What Is Rent-to-Own, and Is It Right for You?

Though renting and buying are often treated as the only two options for acquiring housing, there exists a lesser-known third option in between called rent-to-own. When you sign a rent-to-own agreement, you’re agreeing to rent...
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[Study] 52% Aren’t Concerned With Payment App Security, Yet Financial Data Is at Risk

Sometimes it doesn’t take long for brands to maneuver their way into our vocabulary. Multimillion-dollar businesses become interchangeable with verbs. How many times have you heard “Google it” or “I’ll Venmo you”? For many people,...