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Rachel Kiley


Rachel Kiley is a writer who sometimes writes things and sometimes is based in L.A., but is definitely always on Twitter @rachelkiley.

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10 of the richest Twitch streamers and what their success can teach us

How much money do streamers on Twitch really make?

On Feb 2, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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‘People are counting on ‘the Good Samaritan’ so they don’t have to pay extra for a seat’: Woman says passenger on plane muttered profanities at her whole flight after she refused to switch seats

'That kid was def thrilled u said no and he didn't have to sit next to her.'

On Feb 2, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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How to file taxes as a content creator

Here's how to get started with taxes as a content creator.

On Jan 25, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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‘At least now you have time’: Woman says she was laid off after planning vacations

'When my dad tells me to stop planning vacations because the job market is super shaky...'

On Jan 24, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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‘I paid for inconvenience’: Instacart customer says she received order from Kroger instead of Costco

'Instacart don't care.'

On Jan 17, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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Woman says she found out her insurance doesn’t cover maternity at 25 weeks pregnant

'American Healthcare is a bigger scam than MLMs.'

On Jan 12, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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How to make money on TikTok

You don't have to have a million followers to start earning on TikTok.

On Jan 11, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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‘Thank you, DoorDash customer’: DoorDash driver takes bite out of burrito ordered by customer who only tipped 50 cents

'I do this even when they tip good!'

On Jan 10, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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‘Managers are never your friend’: Server says manager told her to use military discount to increase tips. It got her fired

'Sounds like following instructions of your manager, not misconduct.'

On Jan 5, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

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‘I will have lifted 240 pounds 2 times’: Instacart shopper delivers 30 gallons of milk to Starbucks store

'Each gallon of milk is eight pounds.'

On Jan 3, 2023 by Rachel Kiley

TikToker Khaby Lame at Formula 1 wearing a Ferrari cap alongside Dixie D'Amelio and Charlie D'Amelio wearing pink and purple tops

10 of the richest TikTokers and what their success can teach us

What does it take to become one of the top earning TikTokers?

On Dec 28, 2022 by Rachel Kiley

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8 YouTube channels that were terminated or restricted—key takeaways for creators

Why do creators get kicked off of YouTube, and how can others avoid the same fate?

On Dec 26, 2022 by Rachel Kiley

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‘Lawsuit time’: Apple employee says she was wrongfully terminated over medical leave

'The whole reason that they were trying to fire me in the first place wasn’t because of a TikTok video.'

On Dec 22, 2022 by Rachel Kiley

bank manager walking to computer desk caption 'The bank manager forcing me to delete the recording after depositing 43k into the wrong account. Clearly trying to cover up their error and the fact that they gave us someone's full banking information' (l) bank manager at computer desk caption 'The bank manager forcing me to delete the recording after depositing 43k into the wrong account. Clearly trying to cover up their error and the fact that they gave us someone's full banking information' (c) bank manager walking to computer desk caption 'The bank manager forcing me to delete the recording after depositing 43k into the wrong account. Clearly trying to cover up their error and the fact that they gave us someone's full banking information' (r)

‘She keeps insisting that it must have been our error’: Customer says bank deposited her $43K into wrong account

'She's making excuses.'

On Dec 20, 2022 by Rachel Kiley

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The top-earning creators on every platform—and what we can learn from them

Just how much do the top earners make, and what platforms do they use?

On Dec 16, 2022 by Rachel Kiley