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Kris Mackenzie is a project manager at Best Money Moves where she works to connect readers with comprehensive, accessible resources for financial education. Although she covers a broad array of topics, she is most passionate about credit health, student loan management and financial relief for economically disadvantaged communities.
Understanding the Gender Pay Gap
Gender pay gaps have long been a difficult reality for working women, and one that remains a challenge for women...READ MORE
Saving for the Longevity Gap: Health Care Costs in Retirement
A 65-year-old couple in 2020 can expect to pay nearly $300,000 in health costs in retirement. However, American women, on...READ MORE
Salary, Compensation, Credit: What Can Employers Ask?
Many cities and states prohibit employers from requiring job applicants to provide information about their salary history and total compensation....READ MORE
How to Negotiate Your Entry-Level Salary
Employees often don’t feel comfortable negotiating for pay at a company where they’ve yet to prove their value. But research...READ MORE
How and Why Pay Equity Can Impact Your Total Compensation
The idea that two people who perform the same exact job should earn the same exact amount of money, regardless...READ MORE
Got a Raise? 4 Tips for Creating a New Budget
Rushing home to update your budget probably isn’t the first thing you think of when celebrating a raise. However, knowing...READ MORE