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The Dos and Don’ts of Saving
Saving, Money Tips
Save early, save often – sounds easy, feels hard. But building up your savings account, whether it’s for a rainy day or a sunny vacation, is right up there with reducing debt when it comes to taking control of your finances. We’ve helped lots of people develop their saving skills, and we can help you too.
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Navigating the 401(k)
Saving, Invest, Retirement
As soon as you graduate, it seems like everyone is constantly talking about the future. Especially when it comes to money. Where are you working? How much are you making? Have you started a savings plan yet? What about a 401(k)? The last question can be especially stressful. You just started working! You’ve barely even had the chance to make money, let alone put some of it aside. And what is a 401(k), anyway? We’re here to break it down for you. 
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2016 Project Money Winning Coach: Ryan Husom
Project Money, Saving, Spending
We learned a lot from Drew and Liz throughout their Project Money journey, but how about the coach who helped guide and encourage them the entire way? We had a reflection chat with Ryan and wanted to share some of his champion moments from Project Money, and a few things he learned along the way himself.
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Ready to save smarter? Five steps to get you there.
Red Shoes, Saving
It’s the end of the month and once again your good intentions to save have been thwarted by unexpected expenses or—let’s be honest!—temptation.

Guess what? You’re not alone.
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Best Ways to Spend Your Tax Return
Saving, Spending, Investing
Tax return season is here, which means there’s a chance some extra cash is coming your way. Before you indulge in a tropical getaway or pre-order VIP concert tickets, take the time to responsibly consider your financial situation. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t treat yourself—just make sure your spending is aligned with your financial goals.
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Tips to Manage Your Money Securely
Saving, Spending, Investing
With new technology giving you the option to manage your finances from just about anywhere, we’ve put together a few guidelines for you to help make sure you keep your financial information private.
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