Category: Savings Tips

Top Tips to Save Money on Your Car

Have a handle on your budget, be informed about the real cost of owning a vehicle and take advantage of any discounts you can.

Start the Conversation: Kids and Money

Your kids are going to observe and adopt much of their parents’ approach toward earning, spending and saving. Below are some age-appropriate ways to talk openly and honestly with your kids about money.

The Virtues of a Brown Bag Lunch: Meal Prep and Savings Advice

If you’re looking to save money at work, it’s wise to pack a brown bag lunch rather than head to the closest fast-casual dining spot

How to Make the Case for Your Next Raise

If you’re overdue for a raise, consider taking your income’s fate in to your own hands and requesting an increase in pay. Learn helpful tips before you start the conversation.

Midyear Check-In: How to Stay on Top of Your Annual Budget

Use the halfway point in the year as an opportunity to do a frank assessment of your spending to date and make realistic plans for the months ahead.

Best Things To Do For Free

The best things in life are free, and this includes a host of activities that you can fit into your workday that won’t stretch your wallet.

Help Your Employees Weather Financial Shock With a Savings Plan

Employer-sponsored short-term savings plans aren’t yet a standard work benefit in the way that health insurance and 401(k) accounts are. But it may be time for that to change, given today’s combination of historically low unemployment rates and high financial insecurity.

5 Small Changes to Make a Big Difference in Your Financial Well-being

Every day you make decisions that impact your bank account balance. Small purchases throughout the week add up fast, but building a few smart habits can help you grow your savings. In this article, we’ll offer up a few strategies to cut down on everyday costs to help you keep your wallet healthy. 1. Plan […] Read More

How to Make the Most of Your Tax Return

Your tax return may be smaller than usual this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t stretch it to help you meet your goals. Setting a small amount of money aside can have a huge impact on your financial health in the short or long term. In this post, we’ll outline a few strategies for […] Read More

Save Money on Your Home with Simple Energy Saving Tips

Saving money without leaving home just got easier with our easy-to-follow guide. From simply conserving energy by turning the lights off in unused rooms to government incentive programs, you can find the best options for your needs. Did you know the average American household spends $2,000 on energy costs each year, with nearly 30% of those costs […] Read More

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