Finance Basics

Turn Spring Cleaning into Charitable Giving

We’re not exactly sure why springtime inspires us to start cleaning and decluttering. But, we’re grateful for the motivation in any case. It can be bittersweet to let some of your belongings go, but we think it’s worth the sentimental struggle to be liberated from clutter. Plus, if you’re able to find a charitable organization […]

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3 Easy Financial Adjustments that Pay Dividends for Years

There are days when staying on top of your finances might seem like a full-time job. Fortunately, not everything you do to help your money situation needs to be hard or take a long time. There are many little things you can do that have big results. Here are three very easy financial moves that […]

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How to Get a Financial Education – On Your Terms

There is no one-size-fits-all plan for improving your financial literacy. A good plan should be tailored to financial decisions you’re facing today and fit the way you learn best. Whether you learn best sitting on the couch with your dog, or chatting with your friends over coffee, we’ve got you covered. Whatever your terms are, […]

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Are You a Sprinter or a Marathon Runner When it Comes to Money?

When it comes to managing personal finances, we’ve all met those who treat money like a sprint, and those who treat it like a marathon. The sprint mentality is especially trending in the blogosphere with articles like “How to Pay Off Your Loan in X Amount of Time” or “How to Save for Your Vacation […]

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4 Things You Should Think About To Get Financially Fit

When you’re trying to get physically fit, you’re usually working on diet, body fat, stamina, and strength. To be in good shape, you’ve got to have a balance of all four. Getting financially fit is the same way: Your diet is like your spending habits This one’s all about discipline. And it’s important because approximately […]

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Our Resolution is Helping You Keep Your Resolution

Cheers to the New Year! And the new you. It’s one thing to make a resolution, but it’s another thing to actually keep it, right? We’re obsessed with doing right by our customers, so we’ve made it our New Year’s Resolution to help you keep yours. We’ve cooked up some foolproof ways to help keep you […]

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Get Physically Fit and Financially Jacked

Who knew that your squats record, or your daily burpees, could tell you something about your financial fitness? Actually, the two are a lot more related than you’d think—70% say that financial health has a positive impact on their physical health. But it turns out, the two aren’t just connected—the process of getting financially fit […]

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Have Fun with Finances: Level-Up Your Finances Using Gamification

Do you like to feel like a winner? Do you enjoy that moment when you come to realize your own awesomeness? It’s when you can’t help but throw your arms up over your head and bask in your own glorious achievement. It’s a pretty amazing, universal feeling – but we don’t have a word for […]

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4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying from Companies that Donate to Charity

It’s becoming more and more popular for companies to offer products that include a charitable contribution with each purchase. When you can get your caffeine fix and donate to a great cause simultaneously – why wouldn’t you? Choosing to purchase a charity-affiliated product can be an easy way to give back in your everyday life. […]

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Advice for Those Looking to Start a Side Business

Who is going to turn down happiness or money? Nobody we know. When approached the right way, a side business can be both financially and personally rewarding. The key to success is striking the right balance: between your “side” activity and your day job, between your extra income and tax guidelines, and ultimately, between taking […]