Consejo del Día

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General: cincuenta centavos al día

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

El guardar cincuenta centavos al día por un año le permitirá ahorrar casi $500. #save

General: de mantenerse a flote financieramente

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

El tener ahorros para casos de emergencia pudiese ser la manera más importante de mantenerse a flote financieramente http://ow.ly/PZTuv

General: Salde la deuda de tarjetas de crédito

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

Consejo para ahorrar: Salde la deuda de tarjetas de crédito tan pronto como le sea posible. #save

General: Limite sus compras con tarjetas de crédito

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

Para minimizar los cargos por intereses, limite sus compras con tarjetas de crédito a las que pueda saldar completamente a fin de mes. Así resultará teniendo más dinero para un fondo de emergencia.  

General: Mantenga un registro de sus gastos

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon · 23 July 2015

Mantenga un registro de sus gastos. Una vez al mes, use los registros de tarjetas de crédito, cuentas de cheques y otras cuentas para repasar lo que ha comprado. Entonces, pregúntese a sí mismo si tiene sentido reasignar algunos de estos gastos a una cuenta de ahorro para casos de emergencia. 

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  • Written by Administrator2 | January 6, 2014

    First saving strategy: Pay off high-cost debt http://ow.ly/sj3vP

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Starting Over

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

Until last summer, Michael Lindman spent money freely. “I was a union truck driver for 35 years and had a good income,” said Lindman. “I owned my own home, saved a little, and tried to live within my own budget. You always think there’s going to be that much coming in, but things can change in a split second.”

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Taking Back Control Over Finances

Written by Virginia Saves | August 5, 2015

After becoming a Virginia Saver and getting help from BankOn classes and coaching, Nadine Bialo took back control over her financial affairs.

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Challenging Herself to Save

Written by Sara Cooper | April 15, 2014

It all started when Marchale Burton overheard Alabama cooperative extension colleague Isaac Chappelle, coordinator of Alabama Saves, explaining how saving just a little bit – even change – is all it takes to become a saver. “I thought about that,” Burton said, “and wanted to see if it would work.” So, she challenged herself to see how much change she could save.

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