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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 Teaches Children the Value of Good Saving Habits

The process of creating any kind of good habit typically occurs more naturally when started earlier on in life. That premise is put to task every April through the American Bankers Association Teach Children to Save (TCTS) program. The free … Continue reading

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America Saves Week Presents: Five Opportunities for Automatic Savings

Since 2007, each year America Saves and the American Savings Education Council join together to coordinate America Saves Week. The event began as an annual opportunity for organizations, such as banks, to promote good savings behavior and a chance for … Continue reading

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How to Save Money on Holiday Meals

Whether you’re hosting a holiday meal in your home this season, attending a potluck, or ditching the kitchen and heading to one of the many first-rate restaurants in and around Bergen County with your loved ones, costs can add up! … Continue reading

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How to Stretch Your Vacation Dollar

Multiple sources report that August is the second most popular month for vacations. This means that, right now, many people are anxiously awaiting their final, and maybe only vacation of the summer. If you are among them, your trip has … Continue reading

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Turn Cleaning Day into Cash

A select group of people enjoy cleaning. For the rest of us, it’s just another chore on our to-do list. While straightening up your house or apartment probably isn’t your favorite task, here’s the good news: in most cases, there … Continue reading

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Four Tips to Hosting a Holiday Office Party on a Small Business Budget

It’s beginning to look a lot like … that time of year again to plan for the office holiday party. With invitations to be created, menu selections to be made and employee gifts to be bought, the festivities may often … Continue reading

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