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9 Ways Allowance Can Teach Your Kids About Financial Literacy

Posted on Wednesday, January 30, 2019

This post is a part of a series we contribute to 97.3 WMEE's Mom Squad monthly e-newsletter! Learn more.  Read past articles. Allowance is a hot topic in the world of parenting.…

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20 Budget-Friendly Wintertime Boredom Busters for Families

Posted on Wednesday, January 2, 2019

This post is a part of a series we contribute to 97.3 WMEE's Mom Squad monthly e-newsletter! Learn more.  Read past articles. A few too many snow days? A long streak of grey…

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Qualifying for Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Posted on Thursday, December 13, 2018

Public service workers provide valuable support to communities across the nation, but are typically paid less than their private sector counterparts. The Public Service Loan Forgiveness…

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10 Ways to Give Back on a Budget This Holiday Season

Posted on Tuesday, December 4, 2018

This post is a part of a series we contribute to 97.3 WMEE's Mom Squad monthly e-newsletter! Learn more.  Read past articles. Frequently, when we think of giving to charity or…

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SCAM ALERT: Fraudulent Phone Calls & Text Messages in the Area!

Posted on Monday, November 19, 2018

3Rivers has recently been made aware of fraudulent phone calls and text messages happening in our area. What's Happening? Some members have reported that they've…

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How to File the FAFSA for Multiple Students

Posted on Thursday, November 15, 2018

Having two or more students in college can be demanding! Thankfully, the folks at the Department of Education are changing the FAFSA to make filing for financial aid easier. 3Rivers is also…

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Extracurricular Activities for Career Success

Posted on Monday, November 5, 2018

Students regularly ask how important non-classroom activities are for college admissions and scholarships. Let’s stretch our focus a little and instead look at the question,…

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Tips + Tricks to Help You Save Hundreds of Dollars This Holiday Season

Posted on Friday, November 2, 2018

This post is a part of a series we contribute to 97.3 WMEE's Mom Squad monthly e-newsletter! Learn more.  Read past articles. November is here, and the holiday rush is right…

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10 Thrifty Ways to Save Money on Halloween

Posted on Friday, September 28, 2018

This post is a part of a series we contribute to 97.3 WMEE's Mom Squad monthly e-newsletter! Learn more.  Read past articles. Last year, Americans spent $9.1 billion dollars…

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Card Cracking: Don’t Fall for This Trending Social Media Scam

Posted on Tuesday, September 11, 2018

One of the cardinal rules of protecting yourself from financial fraud is to never, ever give out your financial account information (or any personal information) to…

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