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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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Thank you Upromise for sponsoring this post. While this was a sponsored opportunity from Upromise, all content and opinions expressed here are my own. You know that I’m no fan of spending lots of time or energy on saving... Keep Reading →
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Don’t hold yourself back to get more child support and spite your ex I hear from women who want to game the system, not earn too much so their child support or alimony payments won’t be compromised. I also... Keep Reading →
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Every day I get a zillion press releases, nearly all of which are pure crap. When one catches my eye with this bit on politics and sex … Nothing says “I love you” more for Democrats than a... Keep Reading →
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Last month Lizanne Falsetto, 52, sold her protein bar company, ThinkThin, for $217 million. In this Lizanne Falsetto interview, we dish about: Her darkest moment, while going through divorce, facing business bankruptcy when the Atkins craze tanked and her dad died... Keep Reading →
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Know you’re worth more, but afraid to ask for a raise? Check this video I did in partnership with BBVA on How to Negotiate a Pay Raise: How to negotiate a pay raise? Accept that it’s business, not personal Do... Keep Reading →
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I love peonies but this is not a good first-date look. “The emotional part of the relationship ended long ago. I’ve dealt with my baggage. I am ready for a relationship.” I have heard very, very similar iterations of... Keep Reading →
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If younger men are hot for old moms, and old moms complain men their age want younger women — what do younger women have to say about all this? See my recent post: What is UP with young guys... Keep Reading →
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Know you’re worth more, but afraid to ask for a raise? Check this video I did in partnership with BBVA on How to Negotiate a Pay Raise: How to negotiate a pay raise? Accept that it’s business, not personal Do... Keep Reading →
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I’m not gonna lie: I am pretty flattered that the New York Observer named me to its ‘9 New Overachieving New Yorkers You Must Date‘. After all, I was a late-bloomer, didn’t have a real boyfriend until senior year in college... Keep Reading →
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Don't let your spending habits ruin your relationship. Find out how you choose to spend money could lead to a possible breakup.
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Do you need new friends? Who you surround yourself with matters. Science is on my side with this. If your friends smoke, you are more likely to smoke. If your friends are overweight, you are likely, too. Divorced? Your friends... 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.
Introduction
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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