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Should I Use a Certificate for a Savings Goal?

Certificates let you save toward a significant, long-term goal.…

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How to Do a Month Long No-Spend Challenge

With prices of necessities rising, traditional budgeting may not be as helpful as it used to be.…

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DIY & Cheap Outdoor Halloween Décor Ideas

This year, save money on outdoor Halloween decorations with our budget-friendly DIY ideas for pumpkins, spiders and other spooky stuff.…

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5 Things To Know About Certificates

Inflation is rising, and now is the time to secure and save your money for the future.…

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Back to School Kids Lunch Hacks

Back to school means back to early mornings, rushed school drop offs, plenty of homework, and not as much free time.…

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6 Back-to-School Organization Hacks

As summer winds down, it’s time to start preparing for preparing for back-to-school. Keep yourself and your children coordinated with these back-to-school organization tips.…

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Car Maintenance Tips to Save Money

When it comes to your car, you can often save money by doing basic car care and maintenance yourself with a few easy car maintenance tips.…

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Money-Saving Packing Tips for Flying

Sticking to your travel budget is easy if you can pick up a couple of packing hacks that you didn’t know about before. We’re giving you our best suggestions in the list below.…

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How to Lower Your Summer Electric Bill

Summer is here, which means heatwaves are too. Whether you have central air conditioning or not, you are likely wondering how to keep your electric bill down and stay cool. Check out our seven tips to save money and energy this season.…

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Camping on a Budget

Who doesn’t love the great outdoors? Camping is one of the best summer activities out there—and it’s even better when you can do it on a budget. …

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