Financial Education

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Savvy Tips for Summer Travel

Summer is a big time for travel – although with the increasing price of gas and food, summer 2011 might be a bit different! But we’ll touch on that another day. If you are planning…
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Expiration Inspiration!

Now that you’re all comfy, cozy and settled into writing “2011” on everything, the time has come to do some financial maintenance.  Do me (and yourself) a HUGE favor and grab your wallet or purse…
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Don’t Say “I Do” to Bad Credit

Finding "The One" is hard. Sure, you have the hearts and butterflies to look forward to, but there are also tons of awkward situations and discussions that absolutely need to happen. It’s essential to talk…
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Tips to stay safe while holiday shopping online!

With only 18 shopping days until Christmas, if you’re anything like me, you’re in full blown gift buying mode. I even dragged my husband to Coralville Mall last Saturday, much to his dismay. What’s worse…