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A collection of the best articles we’ve featured on Career.

How Not To Lose Yourself in Retirement
FIRECracker  |  Millennial Revolution

No longer tethered to society, we could find ourselves alone, friendless, and trapped in a tornado of self-loathing. For those who are struggling, here are 3 things I’ve learned in retirement that might help.

Hustle Culture: The Toxic Celebration of Working Ourselves to Death
Melanie Allen  |  Partners In FIRE

No one should have to work evenings and weekends just to survive. Let’s end this toxic idea that if you aren’t working every second, you deserve to be poor.

What to Do If You’ve Saved Too Much in Your 529 College Savings Account
Liz  |  Chief Mom Officer

The financial media will scare you into thinking your taxes are doomed. Fortunately, that’s not true. You have plenty of legitimate options to avoid the penalty and/or the taxes.

How to Believe In Yourself
Jewels  |  One Frugal Girl

Perhaps we all need lists to remind us of our past success. A brave list, a confidence list, a success list, call it whatever you want. Use your list to remind you of your past success.

Put Your Ladder on YOUR Wall
Tom Corley  |  Property Update

Most put their ladder on their parents’ wall and spend much of their life climbing that ladder. At some point, they come to the realisation that they are unhappy doing what they are doing.

FIRE Lessons From the Jamaican Bobsled Team
Joel  |  Budgets Are Sexy

It doesn’t matter how fast you become a millionaire or what age you “retire,” it’s about doing what you want to do in life. It’s about the smile on your face.