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Filing the FAFSA – what students need to know

  • November 12, 2020

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) applications can be filed starting October 1 each year. Remember: Financial aid deadlines aren’t the same as college admission deadlines. The FAFSA must be filed every year a student is in school. Click…

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Saving Money When There’s Not Much to Save

  • November 2, 2020

Many Americans struggle financially, living paycheck to paycheck, hoping they have enough to cover all their bills at the end of the month. Life is easier if you have a cash cushion or an emergency fund, but how do you…

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Personal Finance Hacks for Students

  • October 26, 2020

College years are the time when many people establish financial habits that will carry them for the rest of their lives. Pay attention to these items to get off on the right financial foot: Spending plan: Know how much money you…

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Are You Spending Too Much on Groceries?

  • August 18, 2020

How many times have you checked out at the grocery and were surprised by the total? It’s easy to let our grocery bill get too big if we’re not careful. Yes, food prices have gone up for certain items lately,…

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Prepare Financially If Facing Job Loss

  • July 6, 2020

There’s no denying these are stressful times. In addition to worrying about contracting COVID-19, many people are losing sleep worrying about the economic uncertainty we are going through. Millions have lost their jobs, and many aren’t sure if their job…

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Financial Tips for Turbulent Times

  • May 19, 2020

Whether you're an older worker with seemingly few options to recoup significant investment losses, or a younger worker with minimal or no investment savings at all, don't let a difficult financial climate scare you into not taking any action at…

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Coping Financially During Tough Times

  • April 13, 2020

Job loss and other financial hits from an economic downturn inevitably take a toll on your household. Even if you have your budget and spending under control, you may face difficult decisions about how to protect your household’s financial future.…

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