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Take Control of Your Holiday Debt

Some years, we go a little overboard during the holidays. If you have overspent this year, holiday credit card debt may pile up.…

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Your End-of-Year Financial Checklist

Are you on track with your savings this year? Do you want to be better financially prepared for next year? We have a checklist to help you out.…

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Pro Tips for First-Time Holiday Hosts

If you have never hosted a holiday gathering before, it can seem daunting, but do not get stressed! With a few quick party hosting tips, you’ll look like a pro.…

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Create Your Home Winter Emergency Kit

Winter weather will be here before we know it. When it comes to creating a functional winter emergency kit for your home, it’s always wise to prepare for the worst and hope for the best.…

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Fun Activities for Your Winter Bucket List

Whether you’re trying to plan winter activities during the holidays or immediately following them, there are many fun things to do while it’s cold outside that will not break the bank.…

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Use Less Energy and Save Money at Home

Is your household energy efficient? Reducing the amount of energy your household uses can lower not only your utility bills, but also lessen your environmental impact.…

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Tips for Saving on Cyber Monday

While Black Friday is still alive and well, Cyber Monday offers the same (or sometimes better) deals, and you don’t even have to get out of your pajamas to take advantage of them.…

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Host Thanksgiving on a Budget

We know what you’re thinking. “That’s impossible. I can’t host Thanksgiving on a budget!” Well, we’ve done some research and have found a few ways to help you save during the holidays.…

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Meal Planning for Beginners

Meal planning may seem like a crazy amount of work, but in the long run it saves you time and money, in addition to ensuring that you are making healthier choices.…

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