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When Is a Side Hustle Actually Worth It?

My Two Cents Financial-advice columnist Charlotte Cowles answers readers’ personal questions about personal finance. Photo-Illustration: by The Cut; Photo: Getty Images Like any adult with a looming fear of scarcity, I’ve dabbled in online side hustles since my teens. One of my longest-running ventures was editing other people’s graduate-school applications in my mid-20s. It was easier than babysitting (I could …

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Attorney for Warren County contractor accused of swindling money from homeowners wants to limit access at sentencing

Attorney for Warren County contractor accused of swindling money from homeowners wants to limit access at sentencing Updated: 6:42 PM EDT Apr 10, 2024 THE WAY. WELL, A DELAY IN SENTENCING FOR A WARREN COUNTY CONTRACTOR ACCUSED OF SWINDLING TENS OF THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS FROM HOMEOWNERS. AND THANKS FOR JOINING US AT 530. I’M MIKE DARDIS, AND I’M ASHLEY KIRKLEN. …

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MONEY ANNOUNCES BEST PLACES TO LIVE 2024

New List Highlights Coveted Communities Across the Country ADT Security Adds Safety Index to the Money List SAN JUAN, Puerto rico, April 8, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Personal finance digital platform Money today announced Best Places to Live 2024, the newest iteration of their decades-old franchise highlighting the best communities across America. In partnership with the #1 smart home security provider in …

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Why a CT legislative committee declined vote on state budget

In a rare move, a key legislative committee has refused to vote as lawmakers are leaving the state budget largely intact as they head toward final negotiations with Gov. Ned Lamont in the coming month. The legislature traditionally makes a series of changes — large and small — in the package that the governor unveils in early February. But this …

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South Dakota Investment Council takes cautious approach to artificial intelligence stocks • South Dakota Searchlight

The overseers of South Dakota’s investments have put some money into companies that aim to cash in on artificial intelligence, but the explosion in public interest hasn’t changed the state’s money management strategy. Leadership with the South Dakota Investment Council offered insights on the AI boom after prompting from its advisory board, which met in Sioux Falls on Thursday. Matt …

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Know your Benjamins! Kent Police issue warning about counterfeit money

The Kent Police Department (KPD) is warning businesses and residents to be vigilant against counterfeit currency after an East Hill business reported a customer attempting to use a fake $100 bill recently. According to KPD, officers responded to a 911 call from the business after an employee suspected a customer had tendered a counterfeit $100 bill. They refused to give …

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7 of the Best Industrial REITs to Buy Now | Investing

Investors can count on real estate investment trusts, or REITs, to deliver consistent income and reliable capital appreciation over time. Right now this is especially true of industrial REITs. REITs are highly specialized companies that invest their assets in income-producing commercial real estate. They make money by collecting rent on properties they own or by earning interest on commercial real …

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Map Reveals States Where People Earn Most, Least Money

States in the U.S. have wildly different average income amounts, with some households in a poorer state earning on average tens of thousands of dollars less than those in wealthier states. The U.S. has a median annual household income of $74,755, according to the 2022 American Community Survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. But some states have considerably higher, …

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‘My Friend Is in Financial Trouble. How Should I Help Her?’

My Two Cents Financial-advice columnist Charlotte Cowles answers readers’ personal questions about personal finance. Photo-Illustration: by The Cut; Photo: Getty Images One of my good friends is clearly in financial trouble. She lost her job a few months ago and told me that she had to liquidate her 401(k) to make her rent. She isn’t close with her family, so …

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