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5 Way to Trim Your Fixed Expenses

March 2 by Jennifer Schmelling

When trimming your monthly budget, consider your fixed expenses. These recurring costs include mortgage payments, insurance premiums, and subscription payments. All of them are easy to budget and plan for since they generally remain constant during the year. While it may feel difficult to lower fixed expenses, most of these costs can be reduced with a bit of effort and research.

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How Much Money Should I Keep in My Checking Account?

September 16 by Jennifer Schmelling

What about our checking accounts? Most of us use these accounts on a daily basis. Every swipe of a debit card, every bill we pay and every personal check we write takes money out of our checking account.

How much money should we be keeping in these super-convenient accounts? Let’s find out.

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7 Ways To Save Money On Camping Costs

May 2 by Jennifer Schmelling

Use these tips when planning your trip and you'll save big on costs without compromising on the camping experience. Here's wishing you the camping trip of a lifetime, from all of us here at Maps Credit Union!

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