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Congratulations on reaching an important milestone. These tips can help you get your finances and working life off to a great start.
Keep in mind:
Start tackling debt by beginning to pay back school loans, credit cards and other obligations you accrued before you started working.
Budget against your expected take-home pay. If you find that you could be spending more than you expect to make, think about areas where you can cut back.
Build up an emergency fund. Save at least six months' worth of living expenses in an easy-to-access checking or savings account.
Take advantage of any employer match to start investing for retirement
 
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