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  • Before You Know It, It's Back To School!

    Published: June 26, 2017

    Research shows that children are more likely to succeed when they are being assisted in various areas of their lives (Kouzes and Posner, 2007). This includes inside and outside of school.

  • 5 Tips for Planning a Last Minute Summer Vacation

    Published: June 23, 2017

    Americans who work full time save more than one-third of their vacation days for the summer and another 30 percent save more than half of their annual vacation days for summertime. But, if you haven’t planned a trip ahead of time, work and a busy schedule can prevent you from getting away during the lazy days of summer.

  • 4 Little Things That Make a Difference When Buying Your First Home

    Published: June 15, 2017

    For someone who’s never owned a home, buying your first one can be a little overwhelming. While the process can take a while, the more prepared you are, the more smooth it will be. Here are four little things that can make the process better for you.

  • Keep Credit Card Use Under Control

    Published: June 01, 2017

    When your monthly statement comes, there’s a great temptation to pay only the minimum. Don’t do it. Read your statement carefully for information about how long it would take to pay off your account balance if you only pay the minimum payment.

  • The RAIN Method for Buying a Car

    Published: May 30, 2017

    The actual process of finding, researching, financing and buying that car doesn’t need to be scary or intimidating. In fact the process can be broken down into a simple acronym: RAIN.