Article – Reducing Debt and Credit Scores

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Five ways to decompress from holiday financial stress

1. Assess your new debt Credit cards are often the most popular payment method during the holidays. If you were one of these shoppers, it’s important to review your newly acquired debt and craft a payoff plan. 2. Review potential gift returns Instead of...

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Smart money moves to make in January

For most people, January is considered a clean-slate month. It’s a fresh start, a new tax year and 12 months to work toward your financial goals. Here are a few tips to get you started. Audit recurring charges A great way to...

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5 Way to Avoid Holiday Financial Stress

Don’t let a holiday cash-crunch stress you out. Use these tips from U.S. News to help you skate through the holiday season. Check your credit score. It may seem like an unlikely place to begin your holiday preparations, but it’s smart to...

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5 Tips to Make Paying Monthly Bills Easier

One of the most effective, worry-free ways to stay on top of your finances is to find a routine that helps you streamline your bill-paying process. Here are five tips to help make paying your monthly bills a breeze. 1. Create...

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