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Susannah Snider

Staff Writer
Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Snider covers higher education and consumer travel for Kiplinger's Personal Finance. She also fills in on a variety of other financial topics, from money etiquette to mobile apps. She earned a BA from the University of Rochester and an MA in journalism from the University of Southern California. Before joining Kiplinger, she interned with the Financial Times, Los Angeles Business Journal and Rochester City Newspaper.

Latest Features

Technology
October 2014

Fix Your Online Reputation

You can probably polish your profile yourself.

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Family Finances
August 2014

5 Things You Must Know About Moving

Make sure you entrust your stuff to the good guys.

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Student Loans
July 2014

Student Loan Rates Inch Up

But don’t panic. The increase won’t dent your budget much.

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Smart Buying
July 2014

The Pitfalls and Profits of Collecting Cars, Wine, Art

Four successful collectors tell us about the joys and difficulties—and the potential for financial gain.

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Starting Out
June 2014

Save Money on Moving

Without careful planning, you can waste a lot of time and money relocating.

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Kip Tips
July 2014

Dodging Airline Fees the Hard Way

Our travel writer faced the ultimate challenge: Fly Spirit Airlines without paying a single fee.

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Smart Buying
June 2014

4 Rules for Buying a Wedding Gift

Shopping for a wedding gift? The perfect match is a present that aligns with your budget.

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Travel
June 2014

Save on Your Dream Vacation

Whether you're seeking a romantic interlude or an exotic adventure, you can save on your getaway.

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Starting Out
May 2014

Don't Stress Over Student Loans

If payments are taking a huge slice out of your salary, choose another repayment plan.

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Starting Out
May 2014

5 Smart Spending Tips for Young Adults

Use our strategies (and your smart phone) to save money on the fun stuff.

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Kip Tips
April 2014

Insider Tips: Get the Best and Cheapest Seats on Your Next Flight

Before purchasing your tickets, make sure you're getting the most bang for your buck.

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Technology
April 2014

6 Things You Must Know About Tech Cleanup

While you're spring cleaning, don't forget to spruce up current devices and discard outmoded electronics.

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Careers
April 2014

Liberal-Arts Degrees Pay Off in the End

At the peak of their careers, graduates who studied humanities and social sciences out-earn other majors.

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Careers
March 2014

More Jobs for New Grads in 2014

Employers want to see work experience as well as good grades.

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Paying for College
January 2015

Get More Financial Aid for College

Don’t wait for the acceptance letter to consider the cost.

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Paying for College
January 2015

4 Types of Federal Student Loans to Consider

If you plan to borrow money to help foot the bill for college, here's what you need to know.

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Careers
February 2014

Walk While You Work

A treadmill desk can help take the drudgery out of the daily grind.

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