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Keys to Avoiding Debt? Use Holiday Budget Plans

Christmas Shopping Be prepared for holiday spending temptations. For example, be money smart by taking steps to avoid credit debt.

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Back-to-School Shopping Keys to Avoiding Back-to-School Debt? Make a Plan and Use It!

Don’t flunk your budget and end up in debt. Before shopping for back-to-school clothes and supplies, do your homework. Make a plan and use it!

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Sizing Up Your Financial Situation

Sometimes creditcouple unforeseen events in life challenge us. They may include unemployment, downsizing, a disability, natural disasters, divorce, or widowhood. Regardless of the reason, you need to take charge during these challenging times. When faced with reduced income or increased expenses, you need to develop a spending plan to help pay your bills. If your income will be affected for more than a month, you will need to adjust your spending habits to maintain control of family finances over an extended period.

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Ready or Not… Tax Time is Here!

taxes The time is here for documenting your previous year’s income and pay taxes to the state and federal governments. Our financial expert offers a advice, tips and informs you of developments that may impact your tax return.

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