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The Best Ways to Support Your Teen as They Start Applying For College

The Best Ways to Support Your Teen as They Start Applying For College

Heading off to college is one of the most important times in a young adult’s life—and as your teen starts to prepare for applying to schools, they’ll need your love and support. Here are some of the best ways to help them throughout the college application process. Ready to start shopping for college? Here's three of our top picks! Take The Time To Tour The Campuses They’re Most Interested In If your teen has a few top choices they are planning to apply to, or if they’ve already been accepted...

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4 back to school tips you can’t afford to miss

4 back to school tips you can’t afford to miss Summer is flying past and the kiddos will be headed back for a new year of school before you know it. Back to school time can be a marathon of shopping for supplies, meeting new teachers, and getting back into the school year routine. Make things a little more manageable this year by following these tips. Shop for supplies with a list handy Even if you are unusually a “wing it” type of shopper, having a list of all of the supplies, clothing items,...

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5 Netflix – like entertainment services you need to try

5 Netflix like entertainment services you need to try Netflix has been one of those life-changing services that make it difficult to remember the days when you didn’t have hours of access to entertainment at your fingertips whenever you feel like it. It makes you think about how nice it would be to have a similar service for other sources of goods and entertainment services … And the good news is that there is. Brands have jumped on the Netflix concept and are offering subscription-based...

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5 financially savvy ways to use your tax return

5 financially savvy ways to use your tax return

If you’re planning to get a tax return this season you might also be planning an immediate visit to the shopping mall. But while it’s always fun to have spending money, it’s also a good opportunity to set yourself up for financial success in the future. Here are a few ideas on how. Pay down existing debt If you have debt that’s putting your ledger in the red, even a few hundred dollars extra can make a huge difference. Use it to pay off your credit cards, make a significant dent in your auto...

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