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Benefits of Homeownership

Purchasing a home — whether it’s your first one or your fifth — is exciting. Having a piece of property to call your own provides a sense of well-deserved accomplishment and satisfaction. Home ownership is part of the American Dream … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Turn Saving Money into a Habit

Did you know that only half of Americans report having good savings habits? If you are on the wrong side of that percentage but want to change, America Saves Week, February 23 – 28, 2015, is the perfect time to … Continue reading

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Creative Holiday Savings Tips

Between decorations, commercials and shopping sales, it feels like the holidays are already here. While they are just around the corner, there’s still time to save before you spend! Here is a different kind of holiday list to get you … Continue reading

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Retirement Savings vs. Debt Payoff: Which Come First?

Having a handle on your finances and living comfortably are goals we all want to achieve. The closer you get to retirement, the more important it becomes to maintain that control. One classic debate on this topic is the ranking … Continue reading

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The 411 on 401(k) and Other Retirement Plans

According to the Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly 80 percent of full-time workers have access to employer-sponsored retirement plans, and more than 80 percent of those with access participate in a plan. If you are not part … Continue reading

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America Saves Week: Take Action to Improve Your Financial Situation

America Saves Week takes place February 24–March 1, and it’s a great time to review your finances. This year’s theme is: Set a Goal. Make a Plan. Save Automatically. If you need help, you can join thousands of others who … Continue reading

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Small Business Owner Checklist: How to Select the Best Bank as a Financial Partner

Whether you just opened the doors to your store, have an established small business, or run a large company, surrounding yourself with experts is a key to success. They can concentrate on a variety of operations to keep the business … Continue reading

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