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Jul 232021

Back-to-School Season – Shopping Smart

Posted on July 23, 2021 Uncategorized

    Summer is winding down, the days are slowly getting shorter, and if you’re a parent, that means one thing – back-to-school season is upon us. Regardless of whether you prep in advance or if you’re doing most of your shopping right before the first day of school, this time of year is known for a bunch of additional expenses. More schools are requiring parents to provide their children with more expensive supplies, and if you’ve got growing kids, you’re likely going to need to take them clothes and shoe shopping as well.   One of the benefits of

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Jul 112021

The Importance of Reading Your Credit Card Statement

Posted on July 11, 2021 Uncategorized

  As any credit card holder knows, every month you’re issued a monthly statement for your card. Many receive their statement in the mail, while some cardholders have opted for the eco-friendly paperless route with e-Statements. In many cases, these statements get a quick glance before being tossed in the trash, and many others simply ignore them. However, it’s a mistake to ignore your credit card statements, as they provide information on your spending, transactions, potential fraudulent activity, and possible hidden fees.   The next time you’re tempted to just toss that statement in the trash instead of looking it

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