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Adulting 101

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College

Countdown to Repayment: How College Students Should Prepare for their Student Loans

If you’re edging ever closer to college graduation, you may be feeling a touch anxious about the future. Don’t worry,…
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Job Changes

Understanding and Directing Your Withholdings

You just got your paycheck. Your eyes scan down the list of deductions and settle on the most important part—your…
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Adulting 101

Choosing your Financial Institution

What was the very first financial choice you ever made? Think about it: it likely took place before your first…
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Adulting 101

Where You Seek Financial Advice Says a Lot About You

How did you decide where to open your first bank account? Where did you learn to budget or pay bills?…
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Adulting 101

It Pays To Start Saving Now

In case you haven’t heard, compound interest is the best. You may remember it as an equation you had to…
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Adulting 101

Attitudes Towards Insurance

Insurance coverage can be tricky to shop for, because it requires making specific financial decisions about some hazy and unpredictable…
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Adulting 101

Be Prepared, Because Life Happens

An emergency fund is an essential part of your personal finances. Its importance is stressed in almost every personal finance…
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Adulting 101

Six quick tips for holiday shopping savings

Holiday shopping season has snuck up on us yet again, just as it seems the summer heat gives way to…
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Identity Protection

Seven things you can do to protect against ATM skimming

Debit cards make it easy to access your money. Unfortunately, criminals agree and often try to steal debit card information…
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