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5 Ways for New Parents to Save

Oct 15, 2021 | 5 minute read

Congrats on the newest addition to your family! This is an exciting time; however, you may be worried about if this change in life will affect your budget and future financial plans. The best...


3 Dos and Don’ts of Holiday Budgeting

Oct 14, 2021 | 4 minute read

The holidays are an exciting time, but it’s important not to get too carried away. From presents to decorations and travel costs, you’ll be making a lot of purchases using your checking account or...


FREE eBook: The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Credit Scores

Oct 5, 2021 | 1 minute read

The world of credit scores doesn't have to be confusing. Our free, downloadable eBook The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Credit Scores answers questions such as:


Mark Your Calendars – Tax-Free Weekend Is Coming Up in Ohio!

Jul 16, 2021 | 3 minute read

Whether you’re shopping for back to school or just summer deals, Ohio’s tax-free weekend is the time to do it! This year, the holiday is August 6 through August 8. Review the FAQs below so you’re...


Break Free from Loan Payments

Jul 5, 2021 | 2 minute read

What does financial freedom mean to you? Paying cash for a new car, or the freedom to make decisions without worrying if you can afford it? The definition differs from person to person, but it...


Paying Off Credit Card Debt? Here’s 5 Things You Should Avoid

Jul 1, 2021 | 3 minute read

When used responsibly, credit cards can give you access to rewards (unlimited cash back, anyone?) and the funds needed to finance your dreams. How you approach paying off credit card debt can have...


Can You Loosen the Reins on Saving in Retirement?

May 27, 2021 | 3 minute read

Do you always have a lingering feeling you aren’t saving enough despite the fact you rarely buy anything for simple enjoyment? It’s worth taking a look at your budget if you’re a retiree who...


Top 3 Ways to Be a More Eco-Conscious Consumer

Apr 22, 2021 | 4 minute read

Are you looking for ways to celebrate Earth Day 365 days a year?


How You Can Take Control of Credit Card Expenses

Mar 17, 2021 | 5 minute read

If you’re on a quest to improve your financial health, it’s important to start by steering clear of poor money habits, especially those related to credit card usage. Despite best efforts, you may...