Money Management

Financial Planning After Graduation

You did it! You made it through your degree program and now have your diploma in hand. As you’re about to enter the workforce, it’s time to think about financial planning in a new way. This includes planning for the future and dealing with any student loans. Check out the tips below to help you with financial planning after graduation.  Go For Your Dreams Upon graduation, many doors will open for you. To help you decide which ones you…

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5 Basic Elements of Financial Literacy

The need for money is inevitable, just like change. While you may not be able to control all the financial changes, having a plan will enable you to weather them easier. Financial literacy - being empowered to make good financial choices - is something every adult needs. Start with these basics. Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, which means we may receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something we have recommended. This commission comes…

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Consumer Protection for Armed Forces

The demands and sacrifices of the armed forces place unique financial challenges on military members, veterans, and their families. July was Military Consumer Protection Month, and there are still a few events left to check out!   Thursday, July 29, 2021 Virtual forum with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Attorney General of Delaware to learn more about protecting your finances. Friday, July 30, 2021 Join the Facebook Live event that reviews all the tools and resources available…

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10 Small Changes to Start Saving Money Today

Feel like you're burning through cash like wildfire? You’re not alone. According to a 2019 survey by Ladder, the average American spends almost $1500 per month on non-essential items. The good news with that is it makes it easy to cut back if you need to get out of debt or focus on saving, all of which are key elements of financial literacy. Check out the ten small changes to start saving money. Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate…

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Simple Money Management Skills to Develop Today

Do you make a good salary but still feel like you struggle to find money to pay the bills every month? Or maybe you run out and spend your paycheck the minute it hits your bank account – forgetting that you’ve already got bills and credit cards to pay. Oops! Money management sounds scary, and many people are overwhelmed and don’t know where to start. The good news is that with just a few simple skills, you can change…

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