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Study Smarter, Not Harder

August 3, 2023

Study Smarter, Not Harder Back-to-school is just around the corner, which means students will soon be fully immersed in lectures, homework, exams and more. Starting a new year can be a stressful time, especially for students trying to improve their grades to get into their dream college. But improving grades doesn’t necessarily mean studying harder.…

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Understanding the Difference between Credit Unions and Banks

July 20, 2023
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Understanding the Difference between Credit Unions and Banks In today’s financial landscape, individuals have various options when it comes to managing their money. Two popular choices are credit unions and banks. While both institutions offer similar services, there are distinct differences between the two. Membership Unlike banks, credit unions are community based and accept members…

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Budgeting for a Baby

July 7, 2023

Budgeting for a Baby Yes, children are priceless, but raising them is far from it. Many people plan for the changes a baby will bring to their lives when it comes to free time and lack of sleep but forget to factor in how much the little bundle of joy will affect finances. The estimated…

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How to Host a Budget-Friendly Barbecue Bash

June 15, 2023

How to Host a Budget-Friendly Barbecue Bash What’s a better way to enjoy the summer weather than getting to eat, grill, and celebrate through a barbecue bash? Keep in mind – you don’t need to prepare too much for a barbeque party. Check out these tips below for simple ways to save on your summertime…

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Potential Budget Busters for First-Time Homebuyers

June 1, 2023
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Potential Budget Busters for First-Time Homebuyers   Planning to kick your rent payments to the curb and take the step toward homeownership? If so, you’re certainly headed down an exciting path. Homeownership brings the opportunity to decorate, personalize, and modify your space to your heart’s desire. However, budgeting for a home goes beyond the down…

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Soak Up Sunshine Safely This Summer

May 18, 2023

Soak Up Sunshine Safely This Summer Summer is just around the corner and as the weather warms up, we can get anxious to go outside. The sunshine does act as a mood booster and increases levels of vitamin D. While there are several benefits going outside, it’s important to do it safely. For instance, the…

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Find the Best Bicycle for You

May 4, 2023

Find the Best Bicycle for You Bicycle riding are a great way to exercise and an eco-friendly transportation. In honor of Bike to Workday, which a week away (May 11th), here are some factors to consider when in search for a bike that is best suited for you. Type of Bike Do you want to…

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Seven Spring Home Maintenance Projects 

April 20, 2023

Seven Spring Home Maintenance Projects  There’s no doubt about it – the long, grueling winter months can be hard on our homes and lawns. Most of the state experienced heavy rain and snowfall for several weeks this winter, so it’s especially important to start some maintenance as we head into the warmer months. Check these…

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Getting Your First Credit Card: The Do’s and Don’ts

March 16, 2023
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Getting Your First Credit Card: The Do’s and Don’ts Are you ready to jump into the world of credit? The first impression of using a credit card can be a little intimidating, because of the surprise fees, high interest rates, and the scary cycle of debt. However, using credit cards helps you build your credit…

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