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September 10, 2018

Getting a dog? Here are some ways to keep a leash on your spending. How much is that doggy in the window? More than you may think. New dog owners can expect to shell out $1,200 to $2,000 in the first year, and as much as $14,500 over their pup’s lifetime, according to the AmericanRead the Rest »

August 19, 2018

What is an emergency fund? An emergency fund is a bank account with money set aside to cover large, unexpected expenses, such as a major auto repair, or a financial crisis, such as job loss or large medical bills. Why do I need an emergency fund? The financial buffer an emergency fund provides can keepRead the Rest »

August 13, 2018

Despite receiving more than $80,000 in merit-based scholarships, Brianna Harrington still graduated from college in 2014 with $40,000 in student loan debt. Determined to eliminate her debt, the 27-year-old quality engineer from Atlanta created a strict budget, lived below her means, and paid it off in 26 months. She used the debt avalanche method, repayingRead the Rest »

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