06/02/2022: 13 Ways to Start Saving More Money Today

Whether you’re ready to start saving money for a down payment on a new home, a tropical getaway or you’re planning for retirement; we’ve got 13 practical solutions to get you started. By changing a few daily behaviors, decreasing monthly costs, and utilizing tools to help automate savings, you can score some significant savings.

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14 Common First-Time Homeowner Questions

Purchasing a home is an important life event. Aside from the joy of ownership, each mortgage payment contributes to long-term wealth accumulation. If you’re buying a property for the first time, familiarizing yourself with the process can be really beneficial. The more you know, the better your chances of avoiding big setbacks are. And if you run into any issues, you’ll at least know what to do next.

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21 Day – Mini Financial Fast

Who doesn’t love a clean slate, a fresh start, an opportunity to do big things! Every day is a new beginning and a chance to achieve your goals.  Start that new workout you’ve been putting off.  Maybe, forgo the burgers and fries for the latest sea moss craze? Perhaps, balance your checkbook and stay on a budget.

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Budgeting for Ramen

Remember getting your first apartment?  It’s probably one of the greatest “growing up” moments we can experience.  Finally!  No one nagging you to clean your room, no one hogging all the hot water, especially no one invading your privacy…and, oh…yeah, no one helping you pay the rent.  Or the utilities. Eek!  The initial rush of excitement and independence is suddenly replaced with anxiety because being a grown-up comes with a little more responsibility than deciding which flavor Ramen noodle you should fix for dinner.

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The 5 Bank Accounts You Need to Have

Before I became a banker, way back in the 1900’s (ouch, that stings a lil bit) I had one checking account. I’d use it to pay my bills and buy my groceries, fill my car up with gas and if I had any extra, maybe even splurge on a new cassette once in awhile. I did my best to budget and save – all from the one account. Who’s with me?

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