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smart money smart kids

Proverbs 22:6 says, ““Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it.” More is caught than taught We all have the best intentions when it comes to teaching our children how to live a life of significance. Have you heard the saying: More …

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coupon save money

Coupon Clipping: Financial Fitness For The Rest of Us It’s Sunday, and for many that means Sunday coupon clipping. The majority of our population has probably used or at least seen the coupons in the Sunday paper. Coupon clipping is something everyone can do, and it’s not just for grandma anymore! With most of my posts …

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saving money paying down debt

I had to learn pretty quick how to live on less, when after 17 years my husband left our home and two paychecks suddenly shrank to one. After a period of time of being in denial I finally woke up and realized I was still living a two-income lifestyle with a one-income paycheck, spinning my …

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credit cards

Have you checked your bank statement lately?  If you followed the news over the 2013 holiday season you have probably heard that millions of customers who used credit and/or debit cards may have had their personal information stolen because of a massive security breach at Target. When the news first broke, Target announced about 40 million …

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Credit Bureau check your credit report

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” is a saying that applies to many situations. But when it comes to your credit report, how do you really know if something is “broken” or not? Not keeping an eye on your credit report can potentially leave YOU broke, or at least on your way to some …

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