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  • Hey Millennials: What's your most pressing money question?

    Millennials are a huge and highly-educated generation that is asking tough questions about money. Is college worth it? What's the point of owning a house? What if I don't want to work a 9-to-5 office job? Is investing really the best way to save for retirement?

    We want to know what your most pressing money question is.

    Use the form below. Your name and comments will not be published without your permission. MORE

    - Feb 9, 2016 12:02 PM ET
  • Are you a Baby Boomer in the rental market?

    Are you a baby boomer in the rental market or looking to make the move from a homeowner to a renter? We want to hear from you. Share your story and you could be featured in an upcoming article on CNNMoney.

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    - Dec 14, 2015 3:22 PM ET
  • Share your saving success story

    Have you recently achieved a financial goal? Paid off debt? Built up a large savings account? Purchased a new home? Tell us how you did it. Share your saving success stories and you could be featured in an upcoming article on CNNMoney. If we plan to follow up on your submission, we'll contact you.

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    - Nov 13, 2015 10:40 AM ET
  • Do you prefer renting over buying a home?

    Do you prefer renting over buying a home? Are you deliberately choosing not to become a homeowner? CNNMoney wants to hear from you.

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    - Jun 24, 2015 9:56 AM ET
  • Did a relative steal your identity?

    Did a close friend or family member steal your identity and ruin your credit? CNNMoney wants to hear about your experience.

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    - Jun 15, 2015 9:57 AM ET
  • Tell us your house hunt horror story

    Are you a homebuyer in a seller's market facing stiff competition finding your dream home? Are bidding wars common in your area? We want to hear from you.

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    - Apr 22, 2015 1:19 PM ET
  • Share your work-life balance horror story

    What's the worst example of your job (past or present) bleeding into your home life?

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    - Apr 20, 2015 11:54 AM ET
  • Hey Millennials: What is your most pressing money question?

    Millennials are a huge and highly-educated generation that is asking tough questions about money. Is college worth it? What's the point of owning a house? What if I don't want to work a 9-to-5 office job? Is investing really the best way to save for retirement?

    We want to know what your most pressing money question is.

    Use the form below. Your name and comments will not be published without your permission. MORE

    - Mar 10, 2015 11:15 AM ET
  • Where all of that lottery money goes

    The jackpot for Wednesday's Powerball drawing is up to a record $550 million. But that's nothing compared to what we spend in pursuit of the winning ticket – a total of $65.5 billion in the last year alone. Here's the breakdown of how the money from lottery ticket sales gets spent.

    - Nov 28, 2012 11:45 AM ET
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