What do you wish you would’ve known when you were younger? Everyone has something—most people have a whole list. When you’re just starting out, you make decisions based on your limited knowledge of the world and learn from the consequences. But what if you had a little help? That’s where On Your Own comes in.

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Risky Business: How I Started Investing in the Stock Market

If you're thinking about investing in the stock market, but don’t know how to get started, check out these tips from a first time investor.

About Tenderfoots

So, you’re a Tenderfoot.

Tenderfoots are still developing their financial identity and forming their approach to making decisions about their finances. It may be that until now Tenderfoots have not had many opportunities to make their own financial decisions. This can be the case if someone has made those decisions for them or if they have not had their own money up until this point. In order to start setting their own financial course, Tenderfoots will need to gather information about the types of decisions they will be expected to make, the options available in those decisions, and the pros and cons of those options.

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Overtime taxes

Posted by workingmom Friday, April 17 at 12:31 AM

I think if your check is more than 8 or 10k, they with old more taxes from your paycheck.