Category: saving

5 Ways to be Financially Savvy in Summer

Ah summer.. I love it! Out comes the golf clubs, the grill and the summer wear! There isn’t too much to dislike about this time of year. There are also plenty of ways to stay financially savvy too! Here are 5 that can you help you jumpstart your finances and get you off to a …

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Don’t forget to save

No matter how badly you want to get out of debt, not every extra penny you make should go towards paying off debt. Regardless of how much in hock you are to your credit card companies and student lenders, you need to have some of your income dedicated to savings in some form. Believe it or …

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Need money for Christmas, fast?

Christmas is fast approaching and that means it’s time to get your gift buying into high gear. Being in debt is no reason to cancel Christmas, but you have to be smart about your spending. That means having a frugal plan for what you are going to spend and NOT going directly to the credit cards when …

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Bank Transfer Day is Two Weeks Away

To get out of debt you have to stop your money leaks, seemingly small expenses that add up to big money over time. Bank fees have always been money leaks, but now that big national banks are gouging their customers for more and more cash (like the recently announced $5 monthly fee that Bank of …

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