Tag: budget

When it’s Time to Cancel a Credit Card

From the time we start building credit in our late teens or early 20s, many of us start collecting credit cards. Those credit cards inevitably begin to pile up, quickly overtaking even the most robust wallet.   By the time you can hardly sit for the bulk of your billfold, the idea of canceling a […]

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How to Best Use Your Tax Refund to Pay Down Debt

Despite the fact that it starts out as our money in the first place, it’s all too easy to think of your tax refund as “bonus” money. Once you know that check or direct deposit is on its way, you may be tempted to start daydreaming of a new big screen or that oft-postponed family […]

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Small Budget Changes to Help You Organize Your Finances

It stands to reason that small changes in your lifestyle can lead to greater rewards. Think about the impact of a small gesture. Saying hello politely to someone can open the door to a healthier, happier day. Now, say hello to your finances in the same way and see what kind of happiness you can […]

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