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Personal Financial Planning Basics – Test Your Financial Knowledge

It is never too early or too late to prepare for your financial future. Whether you are fresh out of college or focused on paying down your debt, these tips will help you get on the right financial track. Let’s go over the five key areas that you can work on to improve your finances today. Don’t...

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A Parents’ Guide to Helping Your College Student Create a Budget

Watching your child go off to college can be exciting. On the other hand, figuring out how he or she is going to afford living away from home while getting a great education can be quite a different matter. We’re here to help you and your child learn how to budget for college and all that it has...

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How to Rebuild Credit after Personal Bankruptcy

Are you struggling with debt? If so, you are not alone. The average American household is $135,924 in debt.[i] With credit cards, student loans, and mortgage payments, getting out from under that mountain of debt may seem insurmountable. When debt becomes overwhelming, many people turn to...

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Becoming and Living Debt Free

Are you in debt? If so, you’re not alone. The average American is carrying $135,924 in debt today.[i] It’s little wonder that many of us feel as though we may never escape from under the overwhelming amount of money we owe. For many of us, debt starts mounting as soon as we graduate from...

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Real Life Ways to Teach Your Kids about Financial Literacy

It is never too early to start teaching your children about money and personal finances. Of course as a parent you want your children to be smart about managing their money. But for some parents, talking about money can be very difficult. In 2016, the average American household had $134,643 in...

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