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Five End of Year Savings Tips

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How to Save During the Holidays

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It's Mission Critical to Create a Financial Plan For Your Future

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Simple Steps to Save Energy and Money

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How do we save for college?

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5 summer job savings tips

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Minding the Gap: A Practice in Financial Feminism

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LED: The best way to light up your home and fatten your wallet!

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Simple tips for saving money every day

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When Kiara Hardin, now a junior at Western Illinois University, became an intern with the Chicago Summer Business Institute during her sophomore year of high school, she began her personal finance journey. The program required participants to open a savings account.

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For Johnnie Lovett, a Young Illinois Saver, saving has been a habit since he was a teenager. “As a teenager, I was responsible for buying certain things with my allowance,”

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Eunice Diaz, a teacher in Colorado Springs, had been noticing a pattern. Despite the fact that she and her husband were “making good money,” they were spending their entire earnings and “were still struggling at the end of the month.”

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