Posts in category: Smart Spending

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Saving Down the Grocery Aisle

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Traditionally going out to eat use to be a treat, now it’s part of our everyday lifestyle, but that lifestyle can be pricey.

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Tips on Maintaining a Good Credit Score

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Using credit responsibly is a must if you want to build and maintain a good credit history.

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3 Tips for Buying Your Teen’s First Car

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3 Tips for Buying Your Teen’s First Car

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Diminishing Student Loans

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Tackling student loan debt is not a top priority for many recent college graduates, but it’s something that must be done.

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Family Summer Activities

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School is out! Summer has officially arrived, and you may be looking for summer activities for you and the family. Do you have anything planned on how you’ll keep the kids entertained during summer break?

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Cutting Monthly Expenses

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The idea of saving money can be difficult to grasp, because it may seem like an impossible task. However, you can make a big dent with self-control and sacrifices. Cutting a few unnecessary monthly expenses can go a long way.

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Establishing a Savings Plan

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Saving money can be tough, because knowing how much to save every month is challenging. According to the 50/30/20 rule, 50 percent of your monthly salary should go towards essentials such as: rent/mortgage, insurance, bills and food.

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Increase the Value of Your Home with a Kitchen Remodel

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Increase the value of your home by completing a kitchen remodel.

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Finishing Your Basement

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When assessing ways to increase the value of your current home, think about upgrading the basement.

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How to Adopt a Positive Mindset About Money

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Managing money doesn’t have to be stressful. One of the easiest steps you can take to help yourself reach financial goals is replacing negative thoughts with optimism.

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