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Student Loan Repayment: Six essential tips for graduates.

Right now, there are two types of former college students who will soon be (if not already) repaying their student loans. The first are recent graduates (congratulations!), who, after graduating last spring are nearing the end of their six-month grace period on repaying federal student loans. The second are the millions of people who had…

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Investing with Purpose: Navigating Sustainable Investing for a greener tomorrow.

Investing is all about making your money work for you. It can also be about using your money to support and reflect your own values, priorities, and principles. This practice is commonly referred to as “sustainable investing” or “socially responsible investing” (SRI). You may also be familiar with a third term – ESG, which stands…

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High-Yield Checking Accounts: A surprising financial opportunity.

Last week we explained the benefits of having a high-yield savings account, but what about your checking account: have you heard of a high-yield checking account? Thanks to today’s competitive high interest rate environment, they are becoming increasingly available as financial institutions look  to bolster the amount funds they have on deposit. And they are…

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High-Yield Savings Accounts: What is all the hype about?

Want to make some money? Excited to watch your savings grow? Today’s high interest rates create opportunities for savers to earn decently. High-Rate Savings Accounts Yield Great Returns High-yield savings accounts are now offering interest rates that haven’t been seen since the late 1980s and early 1990s. What is a high-yield savings account? It’s an…

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