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Do I Need a Cosigner for My Student Loan?

Posted on Thursday, May 9, 2019

Chances are, you've heard about "cosigners" on loans before. Now that you're faced with making decisions related to student loans, you might be wondering whether or not you'll…

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5 Steps You Can Take This Summer for Extra Financial Aid

Posted on Thursday, April 25, 2019

We’re very passionate about education here at 3Rivers, but we’re also passionate about minimizing student loan debt. Here are a few summer tasks to help reduce your loan…

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10 Tips for a Successful Staycation

Posted on Tuesday, April 23, 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. It's vacation season and there's nothing…

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3 Questions to Ask Yourself to Help You Choose a College Major

Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2019

There are some extensive guides to choosing a college major – shelves of books, Google’s 2.1 billion search results, and for-hire counselors all provide unique methods.…

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Celebrating Spring: 10 Budget-Friendly Activities the Whole Family Will Love

Posted on Monday, April 1, 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. After what feels like the longest Midwest winter…

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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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