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Jan 23, 2020

The start of a new year is a terrific time to start saving more money. Fortunately, preserving more of your hard-earned cash isn't as challenging as you may think! Read on for creative ways to save money this year.

Dec 10, 2019

Are you searching for the best checking account for your needs? Do you feel overwhelmed by the variety of banking choices? There’s no doubt that Minneapolis-St. Paul does have a terrific number of banks to choose from, and selecting the best bank for you can be a challenge. Follow along for advice on how to determine which bank to open a checking account with.

Nov 20, 2019

Holiday gifting can be a stressful experience. A feeling of obligation to purchase gifts for family, friends, and coworkers can easily lead to a larger than expected hit to your account balances. Whether you’re looking for more meaningful gift ideas or options that may be more budget-friendly, read ahead so you can finish out the holiday shopping season with confidence:

Nov 13, 2019

Purchasing your home was a big financial move. At some point in your loan, you may have wondered if refinancing could be a smart decision. Refinancing may not have been on the minds of your parents or even grandparents. Today’s homeowners, by contrast, are taking control over their finances and making money moves that could help provide increased financial stability for their futures.

Oct 31, 2019

Buying a new or new-to-you vehicle is an exciting accomplishment! Whether you’ve purchased several vehicles or this is your first one, it’s common to dread the process. However, with a little knowledge under your belt, you can walk into the dealership with confidence, knowing what the entire process entails.

Oct 04, 2019

While considering the thought of adoption, money may not be in the forefront of your mind until the mere thought turns into a plan. Once the decision has been made to adopt, budgeting for the new baby or child must be considered. So, how much does it cost to adopt? There are actually many ways to adopt a child, and as a result, the costs vary depending on which path you choose.

Sep 09, 2019

In our growing global economy, credit has become king. Credit reports, credit scores, credit cards, and lines of credit all play a significant role in personal, corporate, and international finance. Unfortunately, many of our nation’s young people do not have the financial know-how necessary to survive and thrive in this economy.

Sep 04, 2019

As consumers, most of us likely have insurance policies for our cars, home, and personal items. We’ve all been brought up to understand how important insurance is, but understanding the ins and outs of insurance details can get a bit muddy. Understanding the principles of insurance is essential to get the most out of your policy.


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