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The Piggy Bank: The Big Lessons for Teens

The Piggy Bank: The Big Lessons for Teens

Freedom. It is what every pre-teen to teen aged child dreams of! But are they prepared for this taste of freedom? What about financial freedom, are they...

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The Piggy Bank: Debit v. Credit

The Piggy Bank: Debit v. Credit

How do you pay for gas? Your card. How do you pay for groceries? Your card. What do you give the restaurant server at the end of your meal? Your card. Likely, your...

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The Piggy Bank: Age Appropriate Tasks

The Piggy Bank: Age Appropriate Tasks

If you are looking for some tasks that your kiddos can tackle and earn some extra money but are worried that mowing the lawn is too much for a 7-year-old—you...

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The Piggy Bank: Teach Them to Save

The Piggy Bank: Teach Them to Save

Can’t get your kids to understand that they could buy that bike faster if they didn’t spend their $10.00 on a 500-piece kitty cat puzzle? Well your kids...

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The Piggy Bank: Stop Paying For These

The Piggy Bank: Stop Paying for These

We’ve talked a little bit about why it’s important to give your kid an allowance but all the good could be undone if the allowance is not implemented...

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A New Initiative to Buy

A new survey released from Zillow uncovers that buyers, in most markets, can break even on a home purchase in less than two years. What? Yes, two years. We knew that the housing market was booming...

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The time to buy a home is now

If you’ve been thinking about purchasing a home, now is the time to make the jump – the Federal Reserve is discussing the possibility of raising interest rates in June. While this could mean...

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How much is a down payment?

For many first time home buyers, some of the biggest questions about buying their first home, revolve around how much their mortgage will cost. Not necessarily the mortgage itself, but the fees...

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Alternatives to a 20% down payment

Down payment requirements can be very intimidating, and trying to save for a 20% down payment can seem impossible. Luckily, the secret is out – you don’t actually need to have 20% for a down...

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Fixed vs. ARM – how do you choose?

Interest rate is one of the most important aspects of choosing a loan product. Your interest rate is largely determined by your credit score, however, there are two options that affect your interest...

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