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A Short Guide to Small Business Bookkeeping

Jun 17, 2021 | 3 minute read

You love being a small business owner. But doing taxes? Not so much.

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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...

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Creative Ways to Lower the Cost of College

May 25, 2021 | 6 minute read

Even with endless hours of researching financial aid options and smart school shopping, college costs may still be prohibitive. At these prices, you may expect to make substantial financial...

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6 Simple Money Tips for Single Parents

May 13, 2021 | 4 minute read

As a single parent, you may be solely responsible for the financial well-being of your family. Sometimes, this can feel overwhelming or like a heavy weight to bare.

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Ready for a Vacation? Learn 5 Ways to Lower the Cost

Apr 13, 2021 | 8 minute read

Many people limited or completely cut travel from their lives during the pandemic. With the COVID-19 vaccine roll out giving Americans a renewed sense of optimism, some are ready to brainstorm...

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Expecting Parents: Here Are 5 Things to Do Before Baby Arrives

Apr 7, 2021 | 5 minute read

So you're about to become a parent. Congratulations! Parenthood may be one of the most rewarding experiences you'll ever have. From getting your finances in order to purchasing a crib, there are a...

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The What, When, and How of the 3rd Stimulus Check

Mar 24, 2021 | 2 minute read

On March 11th, the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief plan was signed into law. Some people have already received their stimulus check. Others may be waiting for it to appear in their savings or ...

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Utility Bills and Credit Scores: What You Should Know

Mar 23, 2021 | 5 minute read

March is National Credit Education Month. Visit GECU’s Money Minutes blog or follow us on Facebook for credit tips and insight to help you this month and beyond!

They come around every month, and...

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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...

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5 Types of Checking Accounts Explained

Mar 10, 2021 | 5 minute read

A checking account is designed to provide easy access and management of your money. Having one is vital to keep track of your money and manage your income and expenses. With most checking...

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