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It’s Time to Winterize Your Home

  • October 23rd, 2019

Not surprisingly, energy costs will rise again this winter as consumers try to keep their homes warm and toasty. Residential electricity rates have risen on average about 15% nationwide over the last 10 years, an increase of about $0.02 per…

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7 Tips to Avoid Identity Theft

  • October 9th, 2019

Every two seconds an American becomes a victim of identity theft. If the thought of having to clean up your credit report because someone stole your identity frightens you, here are some tips to stack the odds in your favor.…

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Smart Phone, Smart Saver

  • September 25th, 2019

Below are some great apps that can help you save your money and manage your spending, easily! Phone apps have changed our lives. We now have, at our fingertips, the ability to access information 24/7, wherever we are. There are…

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Important 401(k) Terms to Know

  • September 11th, 2019

Not fully confident in your knowledge about 401(k)? Don't worry, we got your back! Below are some of the important terms to know when you start investing in yourself. Matching Rate: This is the amount your employer will add to…

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Youth: Saving for Something Important

  • August 21st, 2019

Learning how to save money is important, whether you have a lot or a little. These tips will help you get started young. Step 1. Start at the finish line To begin, start at the end. Yes, that sounds weird,…

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The Best Time to Buy Your Favorite Products

  • August 7th, 2019

Stores and manufacturers like to offer deep discounts on certain popular products at specific times of the year. If you love a good sale (and who doesn’t?), time your purchases so you can take full advantage of these traditions. The…

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Travel Hacks to Keep It a Safe Trip!

  • July 24th, 2019

Traveling to new cities and countries is fun and exciting. To make sure you have a great time and only create happy memories of your adventure, keep these travel hacks in mind. Keep important medical information on your phone If…

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Retirement: How Much Do You Need to Save?

  • June 26th, 2019

Do you know how much you can expect from Social Security in retirement—or from any pension plan you have? Do you know how much you need to save to make up the shortfall in your desired retirement income? Gather information…

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Understand Your Summer Paycheck

  • June 12th, 2019

Ever wonder what happens to the money in your paychecks from your summer job? You'll soon find out that you're not the only one who has claims on what you earn! Example: You work 25 hours over a two-week pay…

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Financial Tips for New Parents

  • May 29th, 2019

Are you starting a family or maybe just thinking about it? As a new parent, you want to make sure you can provide your child/ren with a safe, secure home. In addition to getting baby gates and corner bumpers, it’s…

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Tidying Up Your Finances

  • May 15th, 2019

You’ve probably seen or at least heard about the show “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo” which aims to help people clear the clutter from their homes. Marie asks participants to assess each item and determine whether it “sparks joy” for…

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