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9 Habits of Financially Savvy Women

We all have that one financially independent friend. She has plans for her money, manages a fierce budget and grows her wealth. She has great financial habits and inspires you to improve yours.…

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Dog Parenting: Are you Financially Prepared?

Playing fetch at the park and having a consistent snuggle buddy are perks of dog ownership, but all animals come with a cost.…

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Celebrate Game Day on a Budget

Get those brackets in order! Three and a half weeks of excitement and team spirit are on the way. Let us help keep you on your budget game during basketball season.…

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How to Afford Having a Stay-at-Home Parent

Nowadays, fewer families have a stay-at-home mom (or dad). Although it might seem financially challenging, you can do it!…

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Winter Weekend Getaways in Pennsylvania

There is no reason to wait until spring to get out of the house! Shake off those winter blues with a weekend getaway just a short drive from Central Pennsylvania.…

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3 Free DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts

How do you do Valentine's Day gifts on the cheap? It is easy. Valentine's Day on a budget is a breeze with a bit of time, thoughtfulness, and creativity.…

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Throw a Big Game Party on a Budget

Even if your favorite team did not make it through the playoffs, hosting a big game watch party is always a good time—no matter your budget.…

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How to Create a Monthly Budget

Do you ever wonder where your money goes at the end of the month? If you are not keeping track of your spending habits, it is time to make a monthly budget.…

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Catch Up on Bills After the Holidays

Many people fall behind on their bills—especially after the holidays. Knowing that you owe money is stressful, but you can recover and get back on track.…

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Tips for Grocery Shopping on a Budget

Rising prices, shrinking containers and supply chain issues are noticeable in grocery stores throughout the country. Budgeting tips have never been more important, and we are here to help.…

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