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Michelle Singletary, "Big Mama used to say it's not how much money you make that matters, but how you make do with what you have"

Questions & Answers

Do you have questions on how to improve your credit, get rid of your debt, manage your money around your family or how to pay off those college debts? Then you've come to the right place.

Click on any of the links below to learn more about these topics. If you can't find the answers to your questions here, feel free to contact Michelle by clicking here.

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What exactly is good credit? How do I improve my credit? How do I get credit?

Michelle answers your questions to help you understand the importance of credit.



Are you in serious debt? Having trouble paying off all those credit cards? or how about those school loans? Find out what Michelle has to say about getting out of debt fast and staying out of it in the future.

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Kids & Money

Planning on having children? Already have kids? Would you like to teach your children how to be responsible with their own money? Michelle answers your questions on how to save for your children and how to teach your children to save.

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Love & Money

Getting married? Click here to learn how to plan your wedding on a budget.

Is money creating problems in your relationship? Find out how to live and love on a budget.

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College Students

Need money for college? Need to start paying off those school loans? Michelle answers questions from college students and parents to help you figure out how to affordably further your education.

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Want to know when to start planning your retirement? What kind of options you have for investment? Or how much you need to save? Michelle answers your questions and gives you answers to help you on your way to a happy retirement.

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Disaster Preparation

Want to know what you need before disaster strikes? Michelle answers your questions about how to prepare and safeguard your important documents and investments so can rest a little easier when a disaster strikes.