Category: savings

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Make It Count: Financial New Year’s Resolutions for 2014

Happy New Year! It’s January, which means the champagne has stopped flowing, the Christmas tree has been recycled or boxed away, and your new 2014 calendar is waiting to be filled with appointments and events.

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Five Ways to Save Over the Holidays

The holidays are here! Celebrating with family and friends are wonderful — but all that merrymaking and gift buying can get pricey.

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5 Summer Vacations (or Mini Getaways) That Won’t Break the Bank

It’s no surprise that vacation expenses can add up quickly. Between paying for flights/gas, meals, lodging, and entertainment, it’s easy to find yourself wondering where it all went when you get home.

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Managing Money in College, Part One: Opening a Checking Account

One of Your Most Rewarding Assignments Everything you learn in college isn’t in the course catalog. Case in point: how to manage money.


Financial Planning for Stress-Free Parenting

“We’re having a baby!” Now that’s news. You’re announcing the event of a lifetime.