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6 Steps to Crushing Debt

Posted by Melissa Pashak, Marketing Specialist on October 13, 2021

October is National Financial Planning Month, and it's the perfect time to review your finances and take action for better financial success.

It’s time to kiss that debt goodbye! Getting rid of high debt will take hard work, willpower and the determination to see it through until the end, but it is doable. Here, we’ve outlined six steps to help you start crushing debt today. 

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Get Smart About Credit Card Warning Signs

Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on October 4, 2021

This month’s Get Smart About Credit Day gives us a great opportunity to get on the right foot with credit.

If keeping up with credit card balances has become a challenge, it’s smart to assess your overall financial picture and your spending habits.

Remember: taking on credit card debt is borrowing money you haven’t earned yet. It is smart to keep the focus on this fundamental truth.

To get smart about credit cards, be aware of the common warning signs that might indicate issues with credit card usage:

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9 Ways to Freshen Up Your Finances

Posted by BALANCE on April 26, 2021

When it comes to spring cleaning, most people target their homes. And while it’s always a good idea to reduce clutter and clean up, don’t forget to refresh your finances as well. That’s right, it’s time to scrub away bad financial habits and dust off your savings goals.

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Get Ready for a Credit Card Spring Cleaning

Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on April 2, 2021

Spring is in the air, and what better way to celebrate than with a credit card spring cleaning!

(Really – we’re serious.)

Just like a thorough spring cleaning improves your home and gets everything in tip-top shape, a credit card spring cleaning will make a difference in your financial situation.

 

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New Year, New Money Habits

Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on January 6, 2021

The New Year is a time for powerful new beginnings. It also presents an opportunity to look at our everyday habits – whether those habits relate to our health and fitness or our money habits as we manage any financial challenges.

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Personal Finance Topics All High School Students Should Know

Posted by BALANCE on September 16, 2020

For good reason, high school students are set on an academically rigorous track towards college. Unfortunately, though, personal finance (a topic they need to understand to survive in life) is rarely taught to them in school.

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7 Money Myths to Stop Believing Now

Posted by Bethany Dutcher, VP. Marketing on September 10, 2019

We all grow up hearing the same financial advice: Spend less, save more and invest early. While most of these words of wisdom ring true, there are lots of widespread money management tips that are actually false.

Read on for 7 money myths that might be causing you more financial stress than benefit.  

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Scam Alert! Your Complete Guide To Identity Theft Protection

Posted by Bethany Dutcher, VP. Marketing on September 5, 2019

Did you know there were 14.4 million victims of identity theft in 2018? According to Javelin Strategy, each case cost the victim an average of $1,050 - and that's only the cost in dollars. When an individual's identity is stolen, the thief wreaks major havoc on the victim's financial health, which can take months, or even years, to recover from.

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