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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

Using crisis budgeting during tight financial times

Unexpected events can happen to any of us without warning. The world is an imperfect place: cars break down, people get laid off or injured, pets get hurt…and that’s just the tip of the iceberg sometimes. And out of 280 of

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Posted in Budgeting, Debt, Job Loss

Saving money when there’s nothing leftover at the end of the month

We’re flashing back to Ashley’s post about how to save money when there’s seemingly nothing left at the end of the month. There are many economic reasons for our lack of personal savings, but that doesn’t take away from the

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Posted in How to Guides

9 things to think about before making a large purchase

At times in our lives we have to decide between making a large purchase or not. Maybe it’s putting in new carpet or replacing an appliance or buying a treadmill. No matter what the item is, here are 9 important

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Posted in Budgeting, Financial Wellness

5 money saving hacks you can start now

How do you build up your emergency fund without making huge lifestyle changes or drastic cuts in spending? Here are 5 savings hacks to try: Stash dollar bills When you get change back, don’t spend it – save it. You

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Posted in Emergency Savings, Financial Wellness, Savings
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