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Mind Over Money

One of the easiest mistakes to make with money is overspending. It happens to all of us occasionally. Yet if overspending becomes a habit, that’s when you know you have a real problem on your hands. What can help is a two-pronged effort: Understanding why you overspend and then making practical changes to stop the behavior.

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Merge Ahead

If you’ve recently been married or are moving in with a serious partner, it might be time to merge your finances. While it’s no easy task, there are some ways to make the process easier. Let’s review some ideas below.

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Puppy Scams are Real

Pet scams are on the rise The holiday season is also prime scam season. This year, experts are warning about scams that target your love for animals. Everyone loves puppies, so scammers are focusing on the tiny furry friends to reel in victims. Be Aware of Fraudsters As USA Today...
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The Big Fund

What to know about emergency funds An emergency fund is a vital part of healthy finances. If there’s one constant in life, it’s that it is not constant. Life happens, as they say. Unexpected expenses appear out of thin air. You could suddenly find yourself unemployed. There is no way...
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Start It Right

A year-end financial checklist to help you start the new year right The year is almost over, so now is a good time to conduct a year-end financial checkup. Here are some things to review so that you start the new year on the right foot. Review Your Budget. Check-in...
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