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With warmer weather on the horizon, that can only mean one thing – summer vacation is approaching and your kids will be out of school for a few months. Summer camps and family vacations are common traditions, but there are other options as well for your older children to learn life skills and earn some money. Taking on a summer job is a great way for your teenager to take full advantage of their summer vacation, as they develop skills to help ease them into adulthood. Here are a few tips on the best ways to get started.▸ continue reading
As you may know, your credit score is one of the most important aspects in having a healthy financial life. Those three numbers can affect most aspects of your life, from being approved for loans and credit cards to owning or renting a home. Your credit score can also impact what you’ll pay in interest rates and even your job prospects. However, there are various ways to help improve your score, regardless of how high or low it is. Here are a few tips to help you get started: Keep your payment record clean. They say that the▸ continue reading