4 Financial Goals for the New Year

With a new year comes increased resolve to replace some bad financial habits with good ones that will keep you on a path toward financial security. Despite where you may […]

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How To Save Money

Everyone knows how important saving is, but it’s not always easy to find that extra money in the budget. Between paying off debts, covering your monthly expenses and having a […]

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Budgeting Money for a New Baby

While having a baby can one of the most joyous experiences of your life, it can also be expensive.  You may be surprised at how much money you’ll end up […]

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How to Save Money on Groceries

Chances are that if you are a budget conscious individual it hasn’t taken long to realize that keeping your loved ones fed and happy (and yes, those two terms most […]

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5 Ways to Create a Budget That Works

According to a Consumer Financial Literacy Survey, only 39% of Americans have a budget and keep a close track of their spending. This may not be too surprising since many […]

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Why Americans Don’t Save Money

According to a 2015 Pew Research study, Americans are set apart from those in other countries by their belief in hard work and in their general optimism. This extensive study […]