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Don’t Believe These 7 Student Loan Myths

The student loan crisis is center stage once again, with a proposed bill that would offer tuition-free college for most Americans while reducing student loan interest rates. At the same time, the fate...


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How to Raise Your Child to Be a Saver

We aren’t born knowing how to handle money and finances. While it seems some people are natural savers and others burn through money the moment they get it, it’s not necessarily nature that causes...


7 Tips for Financial Spring Cleaning

Spring’s arrival is the perfect time to tackle ambitious spring cleaning projects like purging closets and pantries. But spring cleaning should go beyond living spaces—your finances can likely use...


5 Easy Tips for Smoother Tax Prep

If you haven’t done your taxes yet, you’re not alone. According to the Internal Revenue Service, they receive a majority of Americans’ returns the week taxes are due. But with this year’s due ...


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5 Smart Money Moves for New Parents

There’s so much to plan for when expecting a baby. Among them are preparing the birth plan, decorating the nursery and stocking up on supplies. But something many expectant parents overlook are the ...


5 Things to Do Before You Start a Job Search

Looking for a new job is always an exciting, nerve-wracking process. Whether you are undertaking a job search by choice, or circumstances pushed you into it, there are several things you should do bef...


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Learn these DIY Skills to Save Big

How are you doing on that New Year’s resolution to save more money in 2017? If your savings balance isn’t growing as quickly as you’d like, it’s time to buckle down and get serious. Not sure w...


How to Set Up a Nursery on a Budget

Welcoming a new baby into your home is one of the most exciting — and expensive — things you will ever do. You wouldn’t dream of skimping on your new baby’s needs, but the cost of furnishing a...