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Carson Kohler is a full-time staff writer at The Penny Hoarder, where she turns otherwise mundane topics into entertaining stories — sometimes with the help of a bad pun or two. She’s based in St. Petersburg, Florida, where she’s usually sporting a sunburn. Find her on LinkedIn and give her a virtual wave hello!

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