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Females & Finances: Karen Menendez Coller
Saving, Spending, Females and Finances
For June’s Females and Finances, we turn the spotlight on Karen Menéndez Coller, the executive director of Centro Hispano of Dane County. Karen’s unique journey has led her to her position today, where she makes a positive impact on countless individuals in the Madison community. Keep reading for more of Karen’s story and some of her favorite finance tips!
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Kim Money Smarts Q&A June 2017: Budgeting
Financial Freedom, Investment, Project Money, Saving, Spending
Okay, savvy savers, this month, we’re featuring a Q&A from our very own CEO and President Kim Sponem! This month, Kim is talking about budgeting, providing her expertise and general know-how after leading Summit for nearly 20 years.

Keep reading to get some lessons from our leader to help you move forward on your path to owning it!
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How to Have a Successful Money Marriage
Financial Freedom, Investment, Project Money, Saving, Spending
Money. It can be a complicated thing. Especially for couples (and certainly for recently or soon-to-be married couples). Since we’re in the middle of wedding season, we’ve put together a few tips to help you have a successful money marriage and cash in on communication, transparency and teamwork. Here we go!

Why so complicated?
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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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