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Everyone loves walking into a party with a fully stocked bar, knowing that someone has pulled out all the stops to make sure...


Tags: Holiday Smarts

There are a lot of ways to pay your bills these days electronic transfers, debit and credit cards, and digital methods...


Tags: Personal Finance

It's hard to go online these days without hearing the word "side hustle." Cost of living is on the rise, student debt has...


Tags: Side Hustles

So the family is spending Thanksgiving at your place for the first time. You have the guest list, your grocery list, and...


Tags: Holiday Smarts

It’s a common situation: In spite of your best intentions, you made a late student loan payment.


Tags: College Finances, Credit Scores, Debt

There’s nothing quite like the season of Santa to draw out just how little your kids understand money. So as we jump into...


Tags: Parenting Tips

If you’re struggling to make monthly payments on your student loans, the first thing to remember is that you’re not alone....


Tags: College Finances

If you’re in your mid-20s, you might be feeling a bit torn financially.


Tags: Budgeting

Cranking up the heat is an easy way to stay warm in the winter. But did you know with every degree you raise the thermostat,...


Tags: Saving