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Give yourself a raise: Complete a “Paycheck Check-up”!

It’s Financial Literacy Month! A pretty exciting month around here. What have you been doing to refresh your finances? Here’s one idea: If you’re feeling like there is ‘too much month at the end of your money’ you may be

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Posted in Financial Wellness, Taxes

The Best Ways to Spend This Year’s Tax Refund

Since we’re in the heart of tax season, I thought I’d share a flashback Friday post with tips for smart spending of your tax refund. Whether you’re expecting $500 or $5000, how you spend your tax refund can determine how

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Posted in Debt, Emergency Savings, Savings, Taxes

When Should I Use My Emergency Savings Fund?

If you have an emergency fund, you have put yourself in a more stable financial position. But have you been tempted to get some cash for future plans, like a concert or a trip? If so, I’m sorry to break

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Posted in Emergency Savings

Why You Should Do an Annual Financial Check-up

We are told to get an annual physical to make sure we’re healthy; our finances also need a financial check-up. The good news is that there is free, safe help from LSS Financial Counseling, a local nonprofit organization. If you

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Posted in Budgeting, Credit, Debt Counseling, Emergency Savings, Financial Counseling, LSS Financial Counseling

Tips to Eat Healthier and Save Money This Year

We’re flashing back to a New Year post from Mary Ellen this Friday. She explains simple ways to be healthier with food and money this year. The holiday season is a distant memory…even if the tree is still up dropping

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