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How to Bounce Back From a Financial Emergency

Many of our posts have covered how to prepare for a financial emergency or what to do when one comes up. But we haven’t really addressed the post-emergency. So here are tips to get back on track when it happens

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Posted in Emergency Savings, Financial Wellness

What to do before leasing a car

Here’s a helpful and informational piece by Mary Ellen on what to do before you lease a car. Happy Flashback Friday! Time for a new car.  The ads on TV touting low monthly leases are enticing, especially when you compare

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Posted in Debt, Financial Wellness

How to avoid being broke all summer

Summer is warm weather, barbecues, spending time outside, and for some reason spending more money. Because it’s finally warm after a long and cold winter and spring, I try to fit in doing more things – which also usually costs

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Posted in Being Frugal, Entertainment, Financial Wellness

What should your kids know about your finances?

Communication between you and your kids about your finances is very important. Keeping your finances “hush-hush” may do more harm than good. Your kids deserve to know the truth, but maybe not the whole truth! When it comes to money,

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Posted in DOs and DON'Ts, Financial Wellness, Kids

Feeling burned out? Rejuvenate without breaking the bank

relax and rejuvenate

A recent survey from CareerBuilder shows that 1/3 of American workers say they haven’t and don’t plan to take a vacation this year.  Sixty-one percent of workers are currently burned out at their job, while almost 1/3 say that work causes “high or

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Posted in Entertainment, Financial Wellness, Health
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