Tag: Holiday

Top 9 Awesome Tips For A Safe Money-Saving Halloween

This Halloween may look a lot different than those in the past. We can thank the Coronavirus pandemic for that. It doesn’t mean you can’t still have a safe and fun time. We’ve got a list of ways you can still be safe and even save money on this ghoulish day. Check them out below! […]

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Super Ideas For A Budget-Friendly Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day while budgeting doesn’t have to be tricky and unfulfilling. The day is truly for showing love to loved ones, and money doesn’t have to be a major factor in showing affection. Most people go all out, spending far more money than expected, leaving them with a bit of remorse for overspending. Planning and […]

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Amazing Tips For A Frugal Fourth Of July

The 4th of July is coming! It’s the perfect time to get together with friends and family. The weather is usually great and it’s the beginning of the Summer festivities. You don’t have to spend a lot of money on the perfect Fourth of July party though. You just have to get creative when it […]

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How To Decompress From Holiday Financial Stress

The holidays can be one of the most stressful times of the year. Dealing with problematic relatives, travel, and planning can all cause a lot of anxiety that catches us off guard each and every year. One of the biggest contributors to the tension during the holidays is budgeting and financial stress. What are a […]

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10 Smart Money Moves to Make this Memorial Day

Memorial Day means the beach, barbecues, and the unofficial start to summer, but the holiday can also give you a chance to save money by taking control of your finances. Carve a couple of hours out of the holiday weekend to make these smart money moves this Memorial Day. 10 Smart Money Moves To Make […]

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Time to Gobble Up Savings for Thanksgiving

The holiday season has begun and next up to the plate (pun intended) is Thanksgiving! If you find yourself as a host this year don’t stress we’re here to help. There are tweaks and tricks to hosting the most fabulous of Thanksgiving meals while staying on budget. Here they are! Now is the time to […]

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How to Save Money on Mother’s Day

The stores are filled with “I Love Mom” balloons, cards, and fresh flowers. You can’t watch TV without every other commercial being about Mother’s Day and what to buy for Mom. However, for most moms, it’s really the thought that counts! This is great news for people who want to get their mother a nice […]

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How to Survive Black Friday

Oh, Thanksgiving! What was once a time of family gatherings and being thankful for what the year has brought is now a time to SHOP! SHOP! SHOP! Black Friday is one of the most well-known shopping days in the world. There are many different deals throughout the year at your favorite stores, but none of […]

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Spend Less & Save More this Holiday Season

Guest Blog Post by Katie Bryan, America Saves Communications Director In 2012, the Consumer Federation of America (CFA) and the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) found that 12% of people said they were planning to spend more during the holidays than in the previous year. That number was up from 2011 where only 8% planned […]

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Ways to Save Money on the Holidays Next Year by Starting Today!

You’ve finally finished gift shopping for everyone on your list (maybe), you have the menu all planned out for the big family dinner, and other than cleaning the house or doing other daily chores, you might actually be getting ready to relax and enjoy this holiday season. But don’t let your guard down just yet. If you […]

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