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The Savvy Gal's Guide To Managing Money

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    If you're like us, your credit cards are probably still smoking from a season full of spending. Or, maybe you're used to living beyond your means. Either way, if one of your burning goals is to get into better financial shape, you're in luck. We have just the expert advice you need to get you there faster than money pouring out of an ATM machine.

    Whether you want to know what to invest in or simply need to get better about starting a rainy-day fund, advisor Janice Goldman Picker of Ameriprise Financial has all the know-how to help you out. And, the best part? It doesn't have to be January to jump on the fiscally responsible bandwagon. Trust, as soon as you get a handle on planning your budget, you'll be on your way to a greener future in no time. Move over, Daddy Warbucks. We've got this.



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