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Save on Last Minute Holiday Travel

How to Save on Last-Minute Holiday Travel

Whether you’re being pressured by family to make it home for the holidays or you’re just burned out and need a change of scene, it’s not too late to save on holiday travel. The key is to be flex...

Star-shaped Christmas cookies surrounded by sugar and cinnamon sticks

How to Save on Holiday Baking

Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone, the holiday season officially begins. If one of your seasonal traditions includes baking delicious homemade treats to share with friends and family, you know h...

Tips for Smart Charitable Giving

Tips for Smart Charitable Giving

Whether you’re planning to donate to charity in your name or make charity donations for others in lieu of gifts, holiday giving is a wonderful way to get in the spirit and focus on the greater good....

Guide to Creative Gift Giving

Guide to Creative Gift Giving

The countdown to the holidays is on, and with it the promise of food, family and celebration. Yet it’s also the time of year when spending hits a peak, creating stress for those who haven’t budget...

Man holding a stack of suitcases

How to Get Out of a Timeshare

Timeshares can be a convenient, cost-effective vacation option. But as your life changes, you may find yourself making payments on a timeshare you never use and you’d probably rather be rid of it. G...

Financial Resources for Veterans

Financial Resources for Veterans

As Americans, we owe the nation’s military veterans our respect and gratitude. Yet, despite the sacrifices they have made to protect us, many veterans and their families find themselves struggling t...

African American family enjoying Thanksgiving Dinner

7 Ways to Save on Thanksgiving Dinner

Now that Halloween has come and gone, it’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving. Whether you’re hosting a dinner just for the family or inviting a long guest list, buying everything you need ...

How to Save During Cold & Flu Season

How to Save Money During Cold & Flu Season

There are plenty of good reasons to love fall — cooler weather, fun outdoor activities and pumpkin spice everything — but there’s one thing fall brings that no one loves: cold and flu season. Co...

5 Ways to Save on Halloween Costumes

5 Ways to Save on Halloween Costumes

With Halloween just a week away, it’s time to get serious about this year’s costumes. Whether you’re the one getting dressed up or you have to outfit your kids, buying costumes can be expensive ...