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Tie the Knot Without Overspending

Make your wedding day memorable without breaking the bank. To help get your wedding planning started, consider these four financial tips for saving money or at least staying within your budget.…

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4 Tips to Keep Your Holiday Budget in Check

As the fall season begins to close and temperatures begin to drop, there’s one thing we can be sure of: holiday commercials. Despite how you may feel about all the advertising, it’s a great time to get a head start on your holiday budget.…

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Smart Back-to-School Shopping

Get an “A” in back-to-school shopping 101. From backpacks and pens to new sneakers and coats, these expenses can add up quickly.…

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Summer Fun on a Budget

Affordable activities for all ages!…

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4 Things to Know if You’ve Never Budgeted Before

We've entered a new year and a new decade. Not surprisingly, this fresh start has probably brought new goals to mind — like money management.…

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