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Making a Difference for Youth Through Financial Education

In North Carolina, youth development centers (YDCs) provide mentoring, education and therapeutic treatment for youth sentenced for offenses in the...
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Making a Difference for Youth Through Financial Education

How To Catch Up On College Savings

If you’ve fallen behind on college savings, don’t panic. Know that you’re not alone – it’s easy to put off...
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How To Catch Up On College Savings

How to Plan for College Savings at Every Stage

College education is becoming more and more essential to working in the US. How do you ensure that your children...
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How to Plan for College Savings at Every Stage

How Much Do You Need to Save For Retirement?

Saving for retirement can be stressful. It’s like running a long-distance race without knowing how far you have to run....
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How Much Do You Need to Save For Retirement?

Blog – Maximize Your Savings When You Start Early

Saving for the future can be overwhelming. With so many competing priorities, it can be difficult to find the money...
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Blog – Maximize Your Savings When You Start Early

 

From The Blog

Seven Ways You Can Save on Summer Fun

Summertime is typically packed with cookouts, family get-togethers and a lot of free time for the kids. Here are seven budget-friendly activities to do as a family that can help you save on summer fun. [...]

Want to Improve Your Credit Score? Here Are 8 Steps You Can Take Right Now

When your credit is anything less than good, it can start to negatively impact different areas of your life and limit your lifestyle dramatically. But, you can take steps to improve your credit score. Your [...]

The 7 Habits of Financially Successful Women

Taking responsibility for personal finances is only one of seven habits that financially successful women follow. Isn’t it time you incorporated these habits into your financial strategy? Financial success doesn’t occur by chance. It’s something [...]

How Life Insurance Protects in Life and Death

Understanding how life insurance protects in life and death is the first step in creating a strong financial strategy for you and your family’s future. In simpler times, families relied on retirement plans, defined benefit [...]

Understanding How Credit and Debt Work Can Lead to a Brighter Future

It’s important to thoroughly review credit card and loan offers before signing on the dotted line. When you understand how credit and debt work, you can keep your finances on track. Have you ever wanted [...]

Banks and Credit Unions Can Help You Build a Secure, Financial Future

To make smart choices about your finances, you need to understand how banks and credit unions work. With this knowledge, put them to work for you and build a secure financial future. Your financial well-being [...]

Create a Financial Budget that Helps You Live Below Your Means

Wealth is not simply your income, it’s also the money you accumulate through savings and investments. When you create a financial budget, you can grow your wealth by living below your means. Most people believe [...]

Setting Financial Goals Today Can Lead to a More Secure Future

It’s important to be SMART when it comes to setting financial goals. It’s the key to creating a successful and secure future. I think most people would likely agree that we all have goals in [...]