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There's a lot more to personal finance than most of us ever learned in school. Our blog is here to help you hone your skills on the finer points of saving money, borrowing wisely, and charting a course for your future.

How to Reduce Food Waste and Save Money

Over the past few years, the number of Americans experiencing food insecurity has increased, and while we've made great strides, food is still wasted by consumers daily.…

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3-Month Holiday Savings Challenge

Often, it feels that the holidays pop up out of nowhere. One minute it’s the end of summer, and school is just starting, and the next minute it’s a scramble to buy gifts and bake cookies.…

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Tailgating on a Budget

You don’t have to spend a ton of money to have the best tailgate on the block. With a little bit of budgeting and a lot a bit of thriftiness, everyone will have a great time, and you’ll still cover all your bases.…

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Fall Activities for Families in Central PA

Whether you’re looking to enjoy fall with your little ones or entertain your teenagers, there are plenty of budget-friendly activities in Central Pennsylvania that make fall adventures fun for kids of any age.…

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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Paying Off Debt

Facing your debt and the journey to becoming debt-free is challenging and rewarding. Before you begin, it's essential to know how and why you got into debt. Without that understanding, you will likely go into debt again in the future.…

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6 First Apartment Expenses You Need in Your Budget

Entering the real world, and starting your first job, may lead you to rent your first apartment. While living on your own has its perks, it also comes with many financial responsibilities. The best advice we can give you is to plan and budget for your expenses. Here are 6 items associated with renting that you should be budgeting for when you make your move.…

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Simplify Shopping with Contactless Cards

Spend less time in the checkout line and more time doing what you want!…

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Tie the Knot Without Overspending

Make your wedding day memorable without breaking the bank. To help get your wedding planning started, consider these four financial tips for saving money or at least staying within your budget.…

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5 Must-Have Rewards You Should Look for in a Credit Card

A credit card should make it easier to spend responsibly—not harder. That means big rewards, low interest rates, powerful digital tools, and absolutely no hidden fees.…

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4 Tips to Keep Your Holiday Budget in Check

As the fall season begins to close and temperatures begin to drop, there’s one thing we can be sure of: holiday commercials. Despite how you may feel about all the advertising, it’s a great time to get a head start on your holiday budget.…

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