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TESTIMONIAL: I wish my parents were more open about finances

TESTIMONIAL: I wish my parents were more open about finances

Kayla Brown

September 19, 2019

I was 18 when I opened up my first credit card. I went to the bank when I had a free period between classes and applied for a college credit card through Wells Fargo. The entire time that I was sitting there with the banker filling out the application I felt dirty as if the second my parents found out...

TESTIMONIAL: How a viral tweet became the defining feature of my wedding day

TESTIMONIAL: How a viral tweet became the defining feature of my wedding day

Richard Ivanowski

September 9, 2019

Getting married is serious business. It involves months of intense planning and staggering amounts of money. It means pledging your life to another person, often with spoken vows that include words like “obey,” “serve,” “sickness” and “death.” I’m not very good with serious things. The...