The Star-Ledger

Karin writes The Star-Ledger’s weekly Bamboozled consumer affairs column. Every Sunday, Karin’s Get With The Plan money makeover column appears in the Ledger, in which readers write in with their financial challenges and Karin helps them find real solutions. She also contributes to the Biz Brain column and writes other feature stories.

Bamboozled: Karin helps readers with consumer problems via Bamboozled, her consumer affairs column for The Star-Ledger.

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If you have a consumer problem you’d like Karin to consider for Bamboozled, email Bamboozled[at]

Get With The Plan: Readers come to Karin for money makeovers, as featured in Get With The Plan.

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If you live in New Jersey and you’d like to participate in Get With The Plan, email kmueller[at]

Ask the Biz Brain: Karin writes this popular column, answering reader questions about everything money.

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If you have a question for the Ask the Biz Brain column, email AskBiz[at]