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3 Ways To Save Money As A College Student

By Jean Chatzky* Here’s how to get an A+ in savings When we think of saving money at college, a few key things come to mind, including scholarships, loans and 529 plans. But what about saving money in smaller ways? College is already expensive, so why rack up the debt if you don’t have to? […]

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4 Things You Can Do With Money

The Best Ways to Use a Few Hundred Dollars So, you have some money coming in for which you didn’t plan. Maybe you’re getting a tax refund? Or you finally had that garage sale? Possibly you received a bonus at work? From whatever the source, you have a decision to make. To be productive, you […]

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Teens- Save for More

Save for More Than New Shoes You’ve already decided that you’re not going to repeat last summer’s spending fiasco. Remember that sick feeling you had when September rolled around and you had nothing to show for your hard work…except a new pair of shoes and a few apps. So teens- save for more: what’s a […]

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Teach Your Kids to Pump Up Their Savings

Good Financial Start Getting financially fit isn’t easy. But when children learn how to pump up their savings they’ll have one of the most difficult aspects of finance mastered by the time they’re teens—being consistent savers. Here are a few ideas to help your kids and grandkids get money fit: * Have young children—preschool age—sort […]