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Money Rules for Back to School

Now that you’re settling in for the new term, it’s a great time to review your cash flow and make a plan to get through the semester on a full tank. Here are some tips for a smooth ride! Review your financial aid package Make sure you understand the difference between grants, which you don’t… Continue Reading

Your Data: Private Property!

Identity theft—the fraudulent taking and use of someone’s personal and private information for financial or other gain—is the fastest growing crime in America. Thieves use the information they steal to open a credit card or other account, withdraw money from an existing account, make purchases, apply for loans, or even rent apartments or storage units…. Continue Reading

Run Your House for Less

Earning your degree while managing a family and household can be extremely challenging. There are only so many hours in a day, so sometimes we choose an easier path (like stopping for takeout), rather than one that makes more financial sense (such as making dinner at home). Rather than feel guilty about these occasional “misdemeanors,”… Continue Reading