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Emma Johnson
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Attended University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lived in Sycamore, Illinois
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In my work writing about women, money and family in the United States, there are two prevailing issues: Dads — especially those that do not live with their kids — are barely involved. (Just 22% of dads who live... Keep Reading →
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New studies show that influencer marketing is driving 11x more revenue than digital advertising. Here's why.
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When a marriage ends, it’s common to sell the family home. After all, there is always less money to go around, and often neither spouse can afford the home they shared. Many people chose to sell for other reasons... Keep Reading →
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This post is created in partnership with College Ave Student Loans, which has an A rating from the Better Business Bureau. Is paying for your kid’s education a priority? Do you have enough saved to pay for it easily? As... Keep Reading →
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I worked with my wonderful partners at BBVA Compass to create this infographic showcasing who single moms REALLY are. What do you think? Does this reflect the single moms you know?
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'If you feel like you need a break, a new perspective on your life, take a step back, make a plan and remember: Anything is possible.'
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Other ways to listen: iTunes ♦ Stitcher ♦ TuneIn ♦ SoundCloud (and coming soon … GooglePlay!) I’ve been a Rebecca Traister fan for a long time, ever since I saw the feminist political journalist interview one of my idols, the late Nora... Keep Reading →
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The wonderful people at SheKnows (parent company of BlogHer) invited me to create this video, which I’m so proud of!!! What do you think of these amazing single mom statistics? Why do single moms get a bad rap? What can... Keep Reading →
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I wrote a book Women in Power: Myths & Truths. 25% of the proceeds shall be donated to groups that support single mothers. See my book at amazon amazon.com/author/cherylkelmar. 49% of kids living in poverty are being raised by single mothers. The majority of single mothers are poor, not wealthy.
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Other ways to listen: iTunes ♦ Stitcher ♦ TuneIn ♦ SoundCloud (and coming soon … GooglePlay!) I get messages all the time from married moms who want to be in my moms’ groups. I get that you feel alone, that you don’t... Keep Reading →
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Really excited about this episode! Media mogul, political pundit, single mom and Forbes’ ‘Most Powerful Woman,’ Arianna Huffington joins me on this awesome episode to talk about her New York Times bestselling book, The Sleep Revolution: Transform Your Life,... Keep Reading →
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Blog at WealthySingleMommy.com. I'm a fulltime freelance journalist. I write about money and women. SUCCESS magazine contributing editor
Employment
  • Forbes
    Contributor (paid), 2014 - present
  • DailyWorth
    Senior contributor, 2013 - present
  • SUCCESS magazine
    Contributing editor, 2009 - present
  • Self-employed
    Business writer, 2003 - present
  • Retail Me Not Insider
    Senior personal finance writer, 2011 - present
  • WealthySingleMommy.com
    Founder, writer, 2012 - present
  • Associated Press
    Finance reporter, 2004 - 2005
  • East Valley Tribune
    Health care reporter, 2000 - 2003
  • Sofia (Bulgaria) Independent
    Editor, 2000 - 2000
  • MSN Money
    Columnist, multimedia, 2006 - 2008
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Sycamore, Illinois - Astoria, NY - Phoenix, AZ - Urbana, IL - Luneville, France - Quito, Ecuador - Sofia, Bulgaria - Atlanta, Georgia - Valdosta, Georgia
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Mom. Business writer. Blog at WealthySingleMommy.com.
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I spend my days wrangling two little kids and lots of words. I live in Astoria, New York which is equal parts cozy, thrilling and filthy.
Education
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    Journalism, 1994 - 1998
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