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Keep the Change

Keep the Change, Ya Filthy Animal! One of the easiest ways to save money is to keep any change you find every day in a jar or piggy bank. By doing this, I personally gathered about $45 between June 2017

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How to Be a Super Saver: ConneXfactor 2017

For six months, Connex Credit Union will be working closely with five participants to see who can become the most fiscally fit to win a $3,000 grand prize. Each participant has been paired with a Connex Financial Advocate who will offer

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Ten Things to do on your Spring Break Staycation

Spring break doesn’t always have to mean boarding a plane to a warm vacation spot. Sometimes the best vacation can be spent at home catching up with friends and family, and doing things you wouldn’t normally have time to do

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The 10 BEST Valentine’s Day Gifts for Under $25

Finding the perfect Valentine’s Day gift can be challenging, but it can be even more daunting when you’re on a budget. We have a list of 10 great gifts you can get for under $25. They’re  all thoughtful ways to

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What You Need to Know to Save Money in College

I know what you’re thinking- “The summer’s over already?” Yes. It’s that time of year again – new and returning college students are making their way to campus. Whether you live on campus or commute, you might have run into

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Unconventional Ways People Have Spent Their Tax Refund

Time to wipe some sweat off your brow. April 15th has passed and you finished filing your income taxes. You might have received a hefty tax refund. With a large sum of money now available for you to use, you

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Get Financially Fit With ConneXfactor

Win Extra Cash, Get Financially Smarter! Picture this. You’re coming home from work or school and your car starts acting up. You haven’t taken it to a mechanic in a while, you start to think. The car locks up and

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