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3 Reasons Why You Should Vote!

If you haven’t already heard, Election Day is around the corner. Regardless of your political stance or love or hate for the presidential candidates, it’s an exciting time for citizens to have a say on the future of the country. If you are on the fence about heading...

What’s Up With Those New Debit Card Chips?

The following is a Guest Post from Jessica Kane, professional blogger who focuses on personal finance and other money matters. What’s Up With Those New Debit Card Chips? If you have gotten a new debit card lately, you may have noticed that there is a square metallic...

3 Ways to Tackle Student Loans

For those of us who had to pull out student loans, we know about the grace period we are given after graduation before we are required to start paying off those loans. Some of us may be in the midst of the grace period and for others, the grace period is long gone and...

5 Back-to-School Organizing Tips

Parents across the country know what time it is - Back-to-school time! This means a return to tight schedules, busier calendars, and backpacks full of papers. Worried about getting organized for the back-to-school season? Here are back-to-school organizing tips, that...

3 Ways to Make Your Daily Commute Productive

It’s not required that you stay productive during all hours of the day, but your morning commute is a great time to educate yourself on what’s going on in the world and in your business. If your commute time is longer than 20 minutes each morning and afternoon, you'll...

Financial Pitfalls to Avoid in Your 20s

Graduating from college and fully stepping into your 20's usually signifies increased monetary responsibility.  Here is a list of dos and don’ts that will help you avoid the pitfalls and potholes on the road to financial stability. Establish a good credit score. Begin...

Ways Your Family Can Save on Monthly Expenses

Because so many of our bills come monthly, it’s easy to forget how quickly even just a few dollars a month adds up over the course of a year. Figuring out how to spend less money and save thousands of dollars this year could help cover your annual IRA contribution or...