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Update: Living On $110K A Year In Queens | Millennial Money
53,664 views - 06/04/20
In December 2019, Jesus Campos was working hard to make his financial dreams — including saving to buy a house his children could grow up...
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How Nintendo Switch Became The Top-Selling Console In America
52,081 views - 06/01/20
Over the last 40 years, Nintendo has provided countless hours of video gaming entertainment. But with the rise of the Switch, the company...
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Should You Foster A Pet To Manage Stress?
7,907 views - 05/30/20
"This is a really, really hard time for a lot of people. There is huge uncertainty, many people are feeling financial stress, many people...
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Living On $145K A Year In Austin, Texas | Millennial Money
242,394 views - 05/28/20
Andrea Contreras, 31, lives in Austin, Texas and earns $145,000 a year as a social media advisor at GoDaddy. Five years ago she had a...
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What It’s Like Flying Cross-Country Right Now
23,881 views - 05/27/20
The CDC guidelines state "staying home is the best way to protect yourself and others from getting sick." However, some folks have to...
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How Much Money Do You Need To Earn To Be Happy?
180,242 views - 05/26/20
There's a link between how much money we make and how satisfied we are with our lives. An often cited 2010 study about salary and...
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What It’s Like To Graduate Into A Recession
201,944 views - 05/23/20
CNBC Make It spoke with college seniors and new graduates who have had their full-time job offers rescinded because of the coronavirus...
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Kevin O’Leary Reacts: Living On $1.6 Million A Year In Los Angeles | Millennial Money
2,181,892 views - 05/21/20
“Shark Tank” investor Kevin O’Leary takes a look at how real estate investor and YouTube star Graham Stephan handles his money. The...
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How Crocs Became An Unlikely Billion-Dollar Brand
70,803 views - 05/19/20
These are Crocs. And a lot of people think they’re really ugly. People who love to hate Crocs had cause to celebrate in 2008, when...
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What Covid-19 Disparities Mean To Black Doctors & Nurses
7,390 views - 05/15/20
On April 22nd, the Center for Disease Control reported that one in three patients hospitalized with Covid-19 were African American. “The...
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Living On $90K A Year In Metro Detroit | Millennial Money
300,047 views - 05/12/20
Ron Navarro, 30, earns $90,000 a year as a registered nurse in the emergency department of DMC Detroit Receiving Hospital. In the first...
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What It's Like To Have Coronavirus
10,487 views - 05/06/20
"Fever, dry cough, shortness of breath." These were the main symptoms to be aware of when the CDC initially released its findings of the...
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Update: Living On $280K A Year In Metro Detroit | Millennial Money
111,330 views - 05/05/20
Before the coronavirus pandemic, Alex Pardoe earned $280,000 a year as a hairdresser who co-owns his own salon. But when the salon had to...
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Suze Orman Reacts: Living On $80K A Year In L.A. | Millennial Money
429,474 views - 04/29/20
Personal finance expert Suze Orman wants Wendy Gonzalez to think bigger when it comes to her money goals. The Los Angeles-based...
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What It Takes To Run A Dog Grooming Business In NYC
16,517 views - 04/28/20
Laura Jayne Massaro has dreamed of running her own business ever since she discovered her passion for dog grooming. After countless...
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What It’s Like To Be A Landlord During Coronavirus | Millennial Money
125,937 views - 04/27/20
In the wake of Covid-19, millions of people are facing economic hardship. Here’s how four millennial landlords across the U.S. adjusted...
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How Coronavirus Has Hurt This NYC Food Truck
145,215 views - 04/24/20
Food truck co-owners Howard Jeon, Christopher Yu and Jeffrey Fann were set to expand their business and open a restaurant in Queens, NY...
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What It’s Like Being Unemployed Because Of Coronavirus
258,504 views - 04/23/20
The U.S. is currently grappling with unprecedented levels of unemployment and is predicted to experience a coronavirus-induced recession...
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Recession Vs. Depression: What’s The Difference?
207,684 views - 04/22/20
Economists and journalists have been discussing the possibility of the U.S. entering a recession amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Some have...
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How Beats By Dre Became A Multi-Billion Dollar Brand
331,596 views - 04/21/20
Few brands have risen to the top of American pop culture as quickly as Beats by Dre. Beats was founded on a novel idea: use the...
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What It’s Like To Be A Working Drag Queen In NYC
11,630 views - 04/17/20
David Brumfield, aka Lagoona Bloo, is a full-time drag queen in New York City. Before he discovered drag, David paid his bills as an...
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Living On $118K A Year In Philadelphia | Millennial Money
377,764 views - 04/09/20
Roy Patterson, 31, lives in Philadelphia and earns a base salary of $118,000 per year managing a team of project managers at Cigna....
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Teachers Offer Homeschooling Advice During Coronavirus
8,077 views - 04/08/20
Being a parent during the Coronavirus quarantines has taken on a whole new meaning. With 124,000 schools closed across the United States,...
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How Coronavirus Delayed This Boxer’s Olympic Dreams
12,575 views - 04/06/20
Bruce Carrington from Brownsville, Brooklyn, won the U.S. Olympic boxing trials and had his sights set on the 2020 games in Tokyo before...
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Living On $56K In Dallas Before Coronavirus Unemployment | Millennial Money
566,421 views - 04/01/20
In January, Marek and Kothney-Issa Bush, both 28, earned a combined income of $56,000 and had settled into life in a tiny home community...
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How Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Became America’s Favorite Snack
65,773 views - 03/31/20
It seems like you can’t go anywhere without seeing Flamin’ Hot Cheetos. Since launching Flamin' Hot Cheetos in 1992, Frito-Lay is...
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How This Bartender Is Making Ends Meet During The Coronavirus Pandemic
20,155 views - 03/27/20
Chris Scensny was making $1,200 a week in upstate New York as a bartender. Once the coronavirus forced him out, he posted on Facebook...
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How Coronavirus Changed College Overnight
218,465 views - 03/26/20
Colleges and universities around the world have closed their campuses and moved to online classes as a result of COVID-19. As of March...
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How Hand Sanitizer Sales Spike During Pandemics
22,892 views - 03/25/20
Since COVID-19 hit the U.S., people have been stockpiling hand sanitizer, causing sales to increase 470% in the first week of March 2020....
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Living On $210K A Year In NYC | Millennial Money
1,713,444 views - 03/12/20
Bukola Ayodele, 25, earns $210,000 a year as a software engineer in New York City. That income includes her base salary, bonus and...
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Why You Spend So Much Money At Trader Joe's
896,638 views - 03/09/20
Trader Joe's bucks much of the general wisdom of typical grocery stores in the U.S. — it doesn't do sales or coupons, has no...
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Millennial Millionaire Graham Stephan On Watches & Credit Cards
160,154 views - 03/07/20
Graham Stephan, 29, lives in Los Angeles, CA and earns $1.6 million a year as a real estate agent and a YouTuber. Here's a look at why...
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Buying A $140K Condo In Austin, Texas | Millennial Mortgage
158,809 views - 03/05/20
Bryce Dishongh, 37, purchased a 600 square-foot condo in Austin, Texas for $140,000, with a down payment of just $6,000, or about 4.2%....
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Living On $615K A Year In Seattle | Millennial Millionaire
1,350,085 views - 02/28/20
Todd Baldwin is a 27-year-old who lives just outside Seattle, WA and brings in $615,000 a year. His day job is in commercial health...
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How Kombucha Became A $500 Million Opportunity
156,269 views - 02/21/20
It seems like kombucha, the fizzy fermented tea known for its probiotic properties, is having a moment: The U.S. market for the drink...
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Why It’s Cheaper To Have A Baby In Finland Than The U.S.
44,628 views - 02/14/20
As 2019′s happiest country in the world, Finland is undoubtedly a great place to have children. With lengthy parental leave, hundreds of...
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Living Together On $124K A Year In Portland, Oregon | Millennial Money
312,311 views - 02/13/20
Marissa and Jacob Lyda earn a combined income of $124,000 and live in Portland, Oregon. Here's how they split finances as a couple and...
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Why White Truffles Cost Up To $75K Per Pound
34,262 views - 02/04/20
There is something undeniably intoxicating about the smell of truffles. In fact, that potent smell is a major part of why truffles are so...
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Living On $120K A Year In The D.C. Area | Millennial Money
232,259 views - 01/30/20
Garrett Ramela, a 24-year-old former Marine, earns $120,000 a year as a defense contractor in the Washington, D.C. area. He owns three...
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How StockX Built A Billion Dollar Sneaker Resale Empire
404,490 views - 01/27/20
StockX is an online marketplace for luxury sneakers, handbags and apparel like Retro Jordans, a Hermes Birkin Himalayan crocodile bag in...
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Living On $80K A Year In Los Angeles | Millennial Money
443,870 views - 01/16/20
Wendy Gonzalez, 24, earns around $80,000 a year and lives in the Los Angeles area. She makes her money as a logistics supervisor for an...
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What It's Like To Be LA's Top Real Estate Agent
574,215 views - 01/15/20
Aaron Kirman knows how to close a deal: He’s sold about $6 billion worth of real estate over his 25-year career, making him the No. 1...
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Why Finland And Denmark Are Happier Than The U.S.
1,616,122 views - 01/09/20
What does it take to be happy? The Nordic countries seem to have it all figured out. Finland and Denmark have consistently topped the...
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How Haben Girma Became Harvard Law School’s First Deafblind Grad
131,581 views - 01/04/20
Haben Girma was born without hearing or vision, but refuses to be hindered by her ability status—she dances, practices comedy, surfs,...
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Is Expensive Coffee Worth The Money?
82,836 views - 01/02/20
Personal finance experts like Ramit Sethi and Suze Orman are split on whether buying coffee is a waste of money, but what about paying...
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Living On $110K A Year In Brooklyn | Millennial Money
831,570 views - 12/19/19
Jesus Campos, 24, earns around $110,000 a year and lives in Brooklyn, New York with his wife and two children. He supplements his income...
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Buying A $599K Townhouse In Los Angeles | Millennial Mortgage
496,354 views - 12/12/19
Jenelle Yee and Ver Starr, both 28, put $60,000 down on their $599,000 townhouse. They currently pay $3,850 per month, which includes a...
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Does Sustainable Clothing From Brands Like Nike Make A Difference?
47,594 views - 12/11/19
Billions of water bottles are recycled and turned into polyester each year. Patagonia pioneered this process in 1993, which has since...
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Living On $45K A Year In Washington, D.C. | Millennial Money
543,879 views - 12/05/19
Victor Yang, 26, earns $45,000 a year and lives in Washington, D.C. As a congressional staffer with over three years experience Yang...
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How White Claw Took Over The $1 Billion Hard Seltzer Industry
130,335 views - 12/04/19
If 2019 was the unofficial summer of hard seltzer, no brand made a bigger splash than White Claw. Sales of the brand were up 250% since...
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How Hygge Took Over America
42,897 views - 11/25/19
Hygge is the Danish concept of relaxation and coziness. You've probably experienced hygge without knowing it. When you curl up in your...
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Living On $1.6 Million A Year In Los Angeles | Millennial Money
2,519,191 views - 11/21/19
Graham Stephan, 29, earns $1.6 million a year and lives in Los Angeles. A millionaire by 26, Graham’s income fluctuates between $60,000...
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Are Wagyu Burgers Worth The Money?
142,530 views - 11/18/19
We took a beautiful, 3.5-pound, award- winning A5 Iwate Wagyu steak and did the unthinkable. We ground it up to make prohibitively...
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How Kanye West Built Yeezy
2,046,541 views - 11/15/19
Kanye West grabbed the fashion world’s attention when he debuted sneakers designed in collaboration with Nike in 2009. Retailing at over...
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Living On $112K A Year In Brookfield, Illinois | Millennial Money
1,436,390 views - 11/14/19
Gabriela Ariza, 27, earns $112,000 a year from her full-time job as a cybersecurity specialist, working part time in the IT department of...
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9 Of The Coolest Closets From Dan Bilzerian To Celine Dion
775,986 views - 11/05/19
These homes have closets you won't believe - from a closet in Gigi and Bella Hadid's childhood home to Instagram star Dan Bilzerian's...
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How Oatly Built A $100 Million Oat Milk Empire
529,073 views - 11/01/19
Oatly sat in relative obscurity in Sweden for its first 20 years. In 2012, the oat milk company brought in a new CEO, Toni Petersson,...
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Living On $48K A Year In Helsinki, Finland | Millennial Money
386,094 views - 10/31/19
Maria Ainamo-McDonald, 30, earns the equivalent of $48,000 a year as a marketing specialist at the broadcasting company YLE. She lives in...
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Is This Wine Worth $300 A Bottle?
8,925 views - 10/26/19
Ao Yun is the first luxury wine from China. It costs around $300 per bottle and it's hard to get. Only 2,500 cases are produced each...
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Inside Four Mansions With Underground Secrets
1,992,448 views - 10/22/19
These four mega-homes have hidden secrets buried underneath them – from a stealth mancave and subterranean tennis court, to insane...
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Living On $80K A Year In Washington, D.C. | Millennial Money
323,592 views - 10/17/19
Angel Thompson, 28 lives in Washington, D.C. and earns $80,000 a year as a project manager of cultural resources at the National Park...
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Friends Discuss Their Money Secrets
44,459 views - 10/15/19
These five pairs of best friends reveal everything from student loan debt to dating for free meals. » Subscribe to CNBC Make It.:...
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How Supreme Built A Billion Dollar Brand Empire
591,002 views - 10/10/19
Apparel brand Supreme started as a small and edgy New York City skateboard shop in 1994, and with word of mouth marketing and a...
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These Mansions Have Backyard Waterparks And Insane Pools
2,762,134 views - 10/08/19
Take a look at these insane pools. These 4 mega-mansions all make a splash when it comes to outdoor living, from over-the-top water...
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Why You Spend So Much Money At Ikea
969,312 views - 10/05/19
Ikea was founded in 1943 by a young Swedish man named Ingvar Kamprad. Today, there are 433 stores in 53 countries. The name Ikea comes...
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Living On $172K A Year In NYC | Millennial Money
2,667,809 views - 10/03/19
Drake Pooley, 23, lives in New York, NY, and earns $172,000 a year as a consulting associate. He earns a base of $120,000 with an...
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How Crystals Became A Multi-Billion Dollar Industry
88,153 views - 10/02/19
The Tucson Gem and Mineral showcase is the nucleus of the mineral trade in the US. Thousands of miners and sellers from all over the...
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Inside Four $100+ Million Mega-Mansions
448,308 views - 10/01/19
Take a peek inside four of the most expensive homes in America. These mega-mansions are packed with over-the-top features –including a...
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How Pumpkin Spice Became A $600 Million Flavor
95,117 views - 09/25/19
This year, Starbucks introduced its seasonal pumpkin spice latte on August 27th - the earliest date ever. Last year, Forbes and Nielsen...
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Kal Penn On Life After 'Harold And Kumar'
898,335 views - 09/24/19
Kal Penn's career took off after 'Harold and Kumar go to White Castle,' but he struggled to find a job after his breakthrough role, even...
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Are Hermes Birkin Bags Worth $10K+?
403,015 views - 09/21/19
In 2019, a diamond-encrusted crocodile Birkin bag sold for $500,000. The Birkin bag, made by French luxury brand Hermes, is named after...
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Living On $230K A Year In West Chicago, Illinois | Millennial Money
2,112,888 views - 09/19/19
Alex Sanchez earns $230,000 a year as an overhead lineman for the electric utility company of the Chicagoland area. In addition to his...
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What It’s Like Working Behind The Scenes As A Roadie
249,052 views - 09/13/19
Eric Hillman is a roadie and guitar technician for multiple rock bands that travel across the world. His responsibilities include...
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Is A $12 Pint Of Ice Cream Worth The Money?
73,703 views - 09/10/19
It seems like pricy artisanal ice cream is everywhere these days. Once limited to brands like Ben & Jerry's and Haagen-Dazs, the premium...
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What It's Like Working On A New York City Food Truck
1,637,024 views - 09/07/19
Food trucks are everywhere in most major cities in the United States, including New York City. To understand what it's really like to run...
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Living On $110K A Year In Tampa, Florida | Millennial Money
521,137 views - 09/05/19
Hemant Saria earns $110,000 a year as a pilot based in Tampa, Florida. The 33-year-old is a first officer on a Boeing 747 cargo airplane...
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When To Bring Up Salary In A Job Interview
15,495 views - 09/03/19
Traditionally, experts advised candidates to avoid discussing salary until an offer was on the table. According to bestselling management...
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How S'well Leveraged Starbucks To Become A Status Symbol
245,106 views - 08/30/19
It seems like S'well bottles are everywhere, but that required a leap of faith from founder Sarah Kauss. In 2010, the former Ernst &...
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Jay Leno Used To Sleep In His Car In Los Angeles
10,557 views - 08/28/19
When Jay Leno moved to Los Angeles in the early 1970s, the first thing he bought was a car. Leno still owns the 1955 Buick Roadmaster,...
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Kevin O'Leary: How Much Money You Should Save By 33
81,089 views - 08/27/19
Kevin O'Leary explains just how much money you should have by the time you are 33 years old and why it's important. “By the time you hit...
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How One Couple Avoided Debt On A 7-Month Vacation
12,124 views - 08/24/19
Lauren and Steven Keys visited 61 national parks in seven months, starting in January 2019. The couple avoided going into debt along the...
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Living On $50K A Year In Brooklyn | Millennial Money
646,582 views - 08/22/19
Elena Haskins earns $50,000 a year as a graphic designer in Brooklyn, New York. The 23-year-old has $11,000 in student debt, but her...
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Kevin O'Leary: How To Send A Cold Email
24,241 views - 08/21/19
Kevin O'Leary, "Shark Tank" star, investor and small business owner frequently receives emails asking for his help. Since O'Leary places...
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Why The 'Sober Curious' Movement Is Big Business For Millennials
20,957 views - 08/20/19
Whether it's to break a bad habit, minimize hangovers or for health reasons, millennials are drinking less alcohol. As the "Sober...
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Elon Musk And Andrew Yang Support UBI -  Is America Ready?
436,056 views - 08/16/19
Universal basic income (or UBI) is a key part of Andrew Yang's campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. On Monday, Tesla...
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Kevin O'Leary: I Spend $1K A Day On Food
44,598 views - 08/14/19
Kevin O'Leary, investor and host of "Shark Tank" might give out smart advice when it comes to saving, investing, and budgeting, but he...
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How BTS Won Over America
555,069 views - 08/13/19
BTS is taking the American music scene by storm. The seven-member boy band from South Korea has had three No. 1 albums on the Billboard...
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Is Nobu's Most Expensive Sushi Worth It?
1,582,807 views - 08/12/19
The omakase menu option at chef Nobu Matsuhisa's namesake sushi restaurants runs nearly $200 per head. With locations in Beverly Hills,...
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Living On $38K A Year In Charlotte, NC | Millennial Money
338,838 views - 08/08/19
Chloe Potter works as a loan specialist in Charlotte, but she has ambitions to run her own coffee shop. This is how she spends her...
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Ramit Sethi: How To Recession-Proof Your Life
14,225 views - 08/06/19
Personal finance expert Ramit Sethi explains how to handle an unpredictable market. According to the author of "I Will Teach You To Be...
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Why Kevin O'Leary Expects His Employees To Work On Vacation
19,986 views - 08/05/19
Kevin O'Leary, Shark Tank host, explains why he expects all of his employees to work on vacation. “I don’t have a division anymore...
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Look Inside Harry Styles' LA Mansion And 7 Other Celeb Estates
13,211 views - 08/04/19
Take a look inside several celebrity homes in the Southern California area. Stars include: Jessica Alba, Harry Styles, Kelsey Grammer,...
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Can You Tell Cheap Wine From Expensive Wine?
8,384 views - 08/02/19
Does a higher price tag equal better tasting wine? "Make It" staffers put cheap and expensive wine—ranging from $3.99 to $260—to the test...
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How This Mom Became Kim Kardashian's Trainer
16,979 views - 07/31/19
Melissa Alcantara lost over 40 pounds when she used the Insanity workout videos to lose the baby weight. Her transformation caught the...
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Kevin O'Leary: What I Would Do If I Lost Everything
18,109 views - 07/30/19
Kevin O'Leary explains what he would do if he lost everything and had to start all over again in business. » Subscribe to CNBC Make It.:...
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Meet The X-Games Medalist Skateboarding Toward the Olympics
2,312 views - 07/29/19
Brighton Zeuner became the youngest person to win gold at the X Games one day after her 13th birthday. Now, just a few years older,...
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What It's Like To Star In A Broadway Musical
12,671 views - 07/27/19
Michael James Scott stars as the Genie in the Broadway musical "Aladdin" and performs eight shows a week in New York City. We followed...
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Living On $88K A Year In The Bay Area | Millennial Money
268,157 views - 07/25/19
Christine Hopkins, 27, lives in Berkeley, CA, and earns $88,000 a year as a marketing manager at Bluewolf, an IBM company. She wasn't...
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Jordan Rodgers and JoJo Fletcher On How To Make Money From Short-Term Rentals
9,146 views - 07/23/19
Bachlorette JoJo Fletcher and her fiancé Jordan Rodgers are now in the house-flipping business. They host "Cash Pad," a show focused on...
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How To Calculate What To Save And What To Spend
15,674 views - 07/22/19
Sallie Krawcheck, co-founder and CEO of Ellevest and a former Wall Street executive, breaks down a simple formula to help you figure out...
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How Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream Is Taking Over One Scoop At A Time
513,954 views - 07/21/19
Jeni Britton Bauer started Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream in a small stall in Columbus nearly 25 years ago. Today, Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream...
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