Category Archives: saving money

Five Ways to Enjoy Summer in Bergen County on a Budget

Whether your idea of fun is good food, a night out, the outdoors, loud music, or a day filled with excitement, Bergen County has it all! And, even better news: you don’t have to spend a lot of money to … Continue reading

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NVE Bank Brings Lessons in Good Saving Habits to New Jersey Students

When is the right time to help your child learn about money and saving? It’s a question many parents ask themselves, and one that has no definitive answer. Educating children about good money management doesn’t happen during one isolated conversation, … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning for Your Finances

It may not feel like Mother Nature has gotten the memo some days, but spring has, in fact, sprung! It’s customary at this time of year to give your home a good cleaning to clear out the cobwebs and get … Continue reading

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America Saves Week Presents: 7 Ways to Get Your Savings on Track

According to America Saves Week spokesperson Madeline Daniels, people with a plan to save are twice as likely to save successfully. But what works for one person may not work as well (or at all) for another. There are many ways … Continue reading

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Six Cost-Effective Ways to Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

“Eco-friendly” most commonly refers to actions or items that are not harmful to the environment. In this instance, “eco” is an abbreviation for ecology, but who’s to say it can’t also stand for economy? As a homeowner, there are plenty … Continue reading

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How to Make the Most of Your Back-to-School Budget

According to a recent Junior Achievement survey, 60% of parents surveyed said it is a challenge to afford school supplies. The survey revealed that 64% of parents expect to pay less than $500 per child on back-to-school items while 17% … Continue reading

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