Outdoor Home Renovations? Think Budget and Scope

Many homeowners view their outdoor spaces as their own personal oases, places where they can relax, dine and spend time with their friends and loved ones. In light of this, it makes sense that homeowners consider investing in major features that will transform their outdoor areas into additional living spaces. Like any home-renovation project, however,…

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Budgeting Basics

Budgets are like the New Year’s resolutions of personal finance. We all know we should have one and we all know it’s a fairly simple thing to follow—at least in theory. Like resolutions, we often map out personal budgets with the best of intentions, only to abandon them a couple of weeks later. It’s easy…

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Thanksgiving Dinner on a Budget

Thanksgiving is all about abundance, and I like to keep it that way—without breaking the bank that is. So I’ve carefully come up with recipes and tips for preparing a Thanksgiving dinner. The entire meal will please your appetite and will keep your wallet happy too. Now that’s something to be thankful for! Turkey: Turkey is usually about 40 percent…

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A New Graduate’s Guide to Personal Finance

Hey everyone, For those of you getting ready to graduate college this Spring and you’re totally new or have little experience to the wonderful world of finances, this info-graphic has some great tips to help get you started on the right foot. Check it out!   If you are looking for more information to help guide you…

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