Kate Dore

Kate Dore is a Nashville-based freelance personal finance writer and Candidate for Certified Financial Planner™ Certification. She teaches financial literacy with Junior Achievement and writes for Credit Karma, John Hancock, Mass Mutual and Lively. Her work has also been published in Business Insider and Financial Planning Magazine. Kate is a classically trained singer, budding travel hacker and expert snacker.

Recent Articles by Kate

How to Check If a Lawyer Is Licensed

October 23, 2020

Want to know how to search if an attorney is licensed in your state? Here are the resources to look up.

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Are Password Managers Safe? Everything You Should Know

August 23, 2019

A password manager is one way to store and encrypt your sensitive data and login information from would-be hackers. Learn about how they work and if it’s safe to use them.

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How to Run A Background Check On Myself?

June 18, 2019

Why are background checks conducted? Learn about how to run a background check on yourself and find out what others may see about you.

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Protect Against Porch Pirates: 4-in-10 Americans Fell Victim

November 19, 2019

Porch piracy exploded during the pandemic, with a study showing 43% of all Americans had a package stolen in 2020. How to protect yourself.

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Want to Buy a Used iPhone? Here's What to Check

July 25, 2019

The best way to buy a used iPhone? Know where to buy from and follow our iPhone checklist.

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What Is The CAN-SPAM Act? Understand The Anti-Spam Law

January 4, 2020

The CAN-SPAM Act gives guidance about what businesses can and can't do when sending commercial email. Understand how the law protects you.

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Disclaimer: The above is solely intended for informational purposes and in no way constitutes legal advice or specific recommendations.