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Spending and Saving Throughout the Holiday Season

According to the National Retail Federation’s annual Holiday Spending Survey, three main categories make up the bulk of spending: $608.06 for gifts; $218.08 for items such as food, decorations, flowers and greeting cards; and $140.99 for other non-gift items consumers … Continue reading

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Should I Renovate or Buy a New Home?

It’s a question many a homeowner has asked him or herself at one point or another: should I remodel or relocate? When you come to that fork in the road, knowing the right questions to address — not only with … Continue reading

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Bergen County Spotlight On: Small Business

Community banks make small-business lending a priority. In fact, according to The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA), community banks provide nearly 50% of all small-business loans, helping to create two out of three jobs nationwide. Further support is delivered … 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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NVE Bank Celebrates 130 Years with Prize Drawings, Giveaways and Special Offers

February 1887: the first Groundhog Day is observed in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. March 1887: Anne Sullivan begins teaching Helen Keller. April 1887: Argonia, Kansas elects Susanna M. Salter as the first female mayor in the United States. May 1887: NVE Bank … Continue reading

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10th Annual NVE Bank Scholarship Awards Recognize Bergen County Students

According to an April 2017 report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, of the 3.1 million youth age 16 to 24 who graduated from high school between January and October 2016, about 2.2 million (69.7 percent) were enrolled in … Continue reading

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