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5 Frugality Pros Help You Rein in Holiday Spending

Dec 8, 2017 | 4 minute read

The overflowing expectations around the holidays can entice us to spend more than we can afford. Not only do we have bills to face once the decorations are put away, but 43% of respondents to an...

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The Holidays Aren’t Just for Spending

Dec 7, 2017 | 2 minute read

While shopping may be on the brain this holiday season, don’t miss out on the opportunity to be a little selfish and set aside funds for yourself.

Consider investing in yourself by giving the gift...

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5 Tips for Handling Holiday Financial Stress

Dec 1, 2017 | 3 minute read

If you’re like many people, the holidays cause more financial stress than any other time of year. Figuring out how to afford gifts, décor and food for the big feast is often overwhelming.

You...

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4 Ways You Can Protect Your Credit Score Over the Holidays

Nov 14, 2017 | 3 minute read

Holidays can bring joy and happy memories, but they also can mean problems ahead for your credit score if you find yourself:

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How to Stay Within Your Budget During the Holidays

Nov 8, 2017 | 2 minute read

The holidays are the season of giving, but it’s important to give within reason. It’s easy to get caught up and spend more than anticipated for loved ones or yourself and sales can often make it...

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