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Summer Jobs for Kids: Turning Vacation Time into Valuable Work Experience

Summer is a great time to help kids learn about money and the importance of working hard while also having fun. …

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Travel Insurance: What You Need to Know

If you don’t know what travel insurance is or what it covers, keep reading!…

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Budgeting Tips for New College Grads

Congratulations! After years of studying, exams and working hard, you’ve finally made it to graduation. …

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How to Pay Off Your Mortgage Early

Use these four strategies to wipe out your home loan, freeing you to save for other goals. …

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Savings Accounts Vs. Certificates: Which Will Save Me More Money?

Your choice depends on your goals. While savings accounts provide great flexibility, certificates offer high yields.…

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How to Create Sinking Funds for Beginners

Reach your most significant financial goals easily by saving for them gradually over time.…

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Debt Consolidation with a Home Equity Loan: Is it Right for You?

Lower your monthly payments and pay down debt faster by " by using the equity you've made in your home. …

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5 Living Room Organization Ideas

Summer’s almost here, so it’s likely time for a living room refresh. A great place to start is by decluttering your space and adding more storage. …

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How to Approach Saving Money During Uncertain Economic Times

Our tips for planning, budgeting and eliminating debt can help you take control of your financial future—no matter which direction the economy goes.…

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