Budgeting

Back to School & How to Avoid Busting Your Budget

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As summer draws to a close, parents everywhere shift back into a school year mindset. With that shift comes the annual ritual of shopping for back-to-school supplies and clothing, which can often reach into the hundreds of dollars per child. If you’re trying to stay on budget and not let this derail your savings or […]

Debt

Student Loan Debt: A Broken System & How to Avoid It

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Last week, the Wall Street Journal published an article about the history of the U.S. student debt crisis. You can read the article here, and it’s definitely worth the read. How did so many in this country get so deeply mired in student loan debt? And what can we do now to get ourselves, as a nation, out […]