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Vacation Savings Tips that Add up to Hundred$ In Your Wallet

I try not to take a vacation from being frugal, even when I’m on vacation. Sure, I’ll try to squeeze in a nice, indulgent dinner at a great restaurant, but I can feel good about doing it when I know I’ve  Continue Reading »

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A Lesson in Making Every Dollar Count

From ‘extreme couponing’ to making your own baby food, it’s trendier than ever to be frugal. It also makes good cents (pun intended!). We know our customers work hard for their money, and we’d like to help them keep more  Continue Reading »

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Amy

America Saves Week: Set a Goal. Make a Plan. Save Automatically.

Did you know there is an entire week devoted to teaching Americans to save each year? There is! This year America Saves Week is February 19 through the 26th. America Saves was created by America Saves and the American Savings  Continue Reading »

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Josué

Getting (and Staying) Financially Fit for the Rest of 2012

Can you believe that February 2012 is already here? Perhaps it seems like yesterday that you made a New Year’s resolution to get financially fit, yet somehow you have already gotten off course. Perhaps your goals were too high or  Continue Reading »

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Steve

Lights, Camera, Save…for a Car

Ask a teenager about an important goal to save for, and a lot of them will mention a car. The two winners in our Lights, Camera, Save! video contest both used this example to create great videos, and one is  Continue Reading »

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Amber

Lessons in Saving on Back-to-School Shopping

New clothes, new supplies, and of course school lunches…. How do you keep the kids happy and keep money in your pocket? We have a few tips to help you during this back-to-school season.

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Katelyn

Here Comes the Bride, There Goes the Cash

If you are a bride or groom planning a wedding, there are a plethora of resources to help build and keep to a wedding budget. But what about the guests?  For many guests, it isn’t just the wedding, but there  Continue Reading »

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Amber

Take Your Cue from Cupid: Focus on Hearts, Not Dollars, for Valentine’s Day

One dozen long stem red roses: $50.00 Heart shaped box of gourmet chocolates: $40.00 Dinner for two with a bottle of champagne: $125.00 Heart shaped diamond pendant: $320.00 Overspending for Valentine’s Day: PAINFUL! So, how do you make Valentine’s Day  Continue Reading »

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Amber

Is it Only the Early Bird that Gets the Worm? Cyber Monday Lets You Sleep in on Black Friday

It’s Thanksgiving evening. My friend, Krista, is scouring the newspaper and online ads looking to see what stores have the best deals and what time they’re opening. She goes to bed dreaming of saving money. At 4 AM her alarm  Continue Reading »

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Leigh

Baby It’s Cold Outside – Is Your Home Ready?

If you’ve got your sweaters, boots and gloves, you’re ready for old man winter, right?  Well, if you’re a homeowner, not quite.  A little time and effort on your part and your home – not to mention your wallet –  Continue Reading »

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