Savings

The Power of Compound Interest

The Power of Compound Interest

By Jamie Wagner, Ph.D. Understanding Compound Interest When I talk about investing to young people, I tell them how powerful compound interest is and that it’s even more powerful because of their age. But, I don’t really think they fully understand the concept. In...

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Future Vacation Planning

Future Vacation Planning

By Jamie Wagner, Ph.D. Summertime Planning For me, July Fourth has always felt like the summer hump. Once you’ve reached this holiday, it’s all downhill from there even though there’s still so much summer left! If you’re like many people I talk to they feel the same...

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Top 10 Summer Travel Budgeting Tips

Top 10 Summer Travel Budgeting Tips

By Jamie Wagner, Ph.D. How to Travel on a Budget Summer is upon us. The days are getting longer, and everyone seems to have an itch to go on some kind of an adventure. I love to travel and my husband and I even have a growing “adventure wall” in our house where we put...

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Save Money: Benefits of Using Coupons

Save Money: Benefits of Using Coupons

Evolution of Coupons Who doesn't love a coupon?! Coupons are available everywhere - even your favorite online influencer offers coupon codes to retailers they’re endorsed by. Of course, this is a modern spin on the coupon. Multiple businesses still mail out coupons...

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Six Creative Ways to Save Money as a College Student

Six Creative Ways to Save Money as a College Student

How to Save as a Student Being a college student can be an eye-opening experience especially financially. You are now an adult with new financial responsibilities. For some, it’s your first time paying rent, a cell phone bill, car insurance and other miscellaneous...

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How to Travel on a Budget

How to Travel on a Budget

Traveling on a Budget With spring and warmer weather around the corner, a vacation may be on your mind. Sometimes; however, finances can hinder you from taking that trip. Follow these tips and tricks and learn how to travel on budget. Don't Be Afraid of Airfare Some...

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