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. 

Tip of the Day

  • Written by Katie Bryan | November 23, 2013

    Tip to #Save: Pay off Credit Cards as Soon as Possible. http://ow.ly/FJyDM via @Bankrate

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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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Another Dream Realized

Written by Tammy G. Bruzon | November 7, 2014

Mary Brown was already a disciplined individual when she came to Wisconsin Saves coordinator Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC) in last summer. She had successfully completed her bachelor’s degree with the assistance of her husband and son, and was now ready to tackle her next big dream – homeownership.

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Jump-Starting a Financial Makeover

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

Nichelle Johnson, a single mom with two teenage children, knows what it’s like to stretch a dollar. When she moved back to Virginia Beach in 2008, she provided for her family with just a part-time library position.

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