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Did You Know… Auto Loans

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March 20, 2019

An automobile is a major investment. Just think about it: In
the last 10 years, have you bought anything that costs more than a car? A house
or your kid’s education, maybe. Yet, unlike a house, a car is not going to
appreciate in value; and unlike an education, a SUV is…


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ARE P2P PAYMENT SYSTEMS SAFE?

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March 14, 2019

P2P payment services, like Venmo, Zelle and Square’s Cash App, are aiming to make cash obsolete – and some would contend they’re succeeding! Just a few quick swipes, and you can transfer funds to a friend, pay for an item you bought online or collect money that’s owed to…


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5 TIPS FOR YOUR FIRST SPRING BREAK ON A BUDGET

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March 8, 2019

It’s your first spring break
and you’re totally psyched! But that doesn’t mean you need to break the bank.
Have yourself an awesome time without blowing your budget by following these
five spring break tips. 

Check your school for discounts and help
Lots of colleges offer on-campus travel agents who can help
you plan your…


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THE 3 RULES OF SMART MONEY MANAGEMENT

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March 1, 2019

Are you keeping the three smart money laws? You should,
because if you do these three things, you’ll have no financial worries. Really!
These are the only three things you need to do to get your finances under
control.

There’s been a lot of information going around about how to
be smart with money,…


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5 WAYS TO PAY OFF A LOAN EARLY

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February 13, 2019

If you’re like most Americans, you owe money toward a large loan. Whether that means carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, having a hefty mortgage in your name or making car loan payments each month, loan debt is part of your life. This means you’re looking at…


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Tax Form Secrets Revealed

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January 30, 2019

Q: Tax forms have started rolling in and my mailbox looks like a can of alphabet soup exploded in it! What do I need and where do I start?

A: This is a tough time of year for people who don’t like paper. Starting at the end of January and continuing through…


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5 SCAMS TO WATCH FOR AFTER THE HOLIDAYS

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January 9, 2019

The mad holiday rush may be over, but scammers aren’t slowing down. 

Protect yourself from these five common scams that happen this time of year: 

1.) Gift-picking 

If you’re the recipient of an expensive gift, you may be targeted by thieves who are looking for a good picking. Protect yourself by keeping…

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6 NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS FOR A FINANCIALLY IMPROVED YOU

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December 31, 2018

Increase your savings. Even if it’s only by 5%, every little bit adds up.Cut out one impulse purchase a week.Trim your electricity bills by making sure your appliances are all running efficiently and conserving as much energy as possible.Increase your marketability by learning new skills or broadening your knowledge…


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HOW TO PREPARE YOUR HOME FOR WINTER

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December 26, 2018

Q: What steps do I need to take to prepare my home for the cold weather?

A: Keep your home warm and safe this winter by following our comprehensive to-do list before the real cold sets in.

1. Seal your home

Give your home a quick run-through, checking for drafts. You can do this…

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HIDDEN HOLIDAY COSTS AND HOW TO BEAT THEM

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December 19, 2018

You already know about the gifts and decorations. Here are some holiday expenses you may have not included in your budget this year, along with creative ways to beat them:

#1: Wrapping paper

It all ends up in the garbage, but did you know that wrapping paper for your gifts can…

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