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7/29/15  Credit 101Smart Spending Tips
Should you get a rewards credit card?

What do you need to consider when deciding if you should get a rewards credit card? We’ll clue you in to the key deciding factor, along with a couple of situations which are exceptions to the usual rule of thumb. 

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7/15/15  Smart Spending Tips
Enjoy a romantic (and inexpensive) picnic

A romantic, luxurious picnic with your loved one doesn’t have to cost a fortune. Learn how to be a picnic connoisseur without breaking the bank. 

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7/14/15  Smart Spending Tips
Are Black Friday in July Sales Worth Your Money?

This summer, July 15th is not just a random Tuesday. It’s Amazon’s new “Prime Day,” the mega-retailer’s stab at a Black Friday event in July. They’re promising better deals than you will find in November and plenty of hoopla – and they’re not alone. Target, QVC, Best Buy, Walmart and other retailers are joining in the "Christmas in July" sales event. 

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7/9/15  HousingSmart Spending Tips
Do you really need renters insurance?

Most homeowners need homeowners insurance to get a mortgage. But what if you rent? Is renters insurance worth the investment? 

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7/7/15  Smart Spending Tips
Say “I Do” to these three money-saving wedding hacks

If the potential cost of your wedding has your head spinning, take heart. You can still have a picture-perfect wedding. You just have to budget and get creative.

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6/30/15  Grab BagSmart Spending Tips
Holiday stats: How much do Americans really love July 4th?

Americans love to go all out for Fourth of July celebrations. Enjoy some fun stats on how we spend our time and money for this holiday. 

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