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How to Protect Yourself from Fraud

In today’s fast-paced digital world, understanding secure online behaviors and keeping your personal information safe is more important than ever. Here are some helpful tips to protect yourself from fraud and recognize potential scams.
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Podcast: Guide to College FAFSA Planning

In our latest podcast episode, we offer insights on upcoming college deadlines as well as some common misconceptions we come across regularly.
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Throw a Terrific Tailgate on a Budget

Whether you’re tailgating from Arrowhead Stadium, at your college alma mater, or from the comfort of your backyard — there is no need to break the bank this football season.
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It’s Never Too Early to Plan for Holiday Gift Giving

Don’t worry, we’re not suggesting you pull out the Christmas tree just yet, but if you start saving and planning for family gatherings and gift buying now, come November and December, you will be patting yourself on the back.
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9 Financial Topics You Need an Understanding Of

Navigating the world of personal finances can be confusing when you’re just getting started. In this article, we’re breaking down nine important financial topics you need an understanding of.
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25 Quick Tips for Managing Your Finances

Sometimes the hardest part about tackling your finances is knowing where to start. So, we've rounded up 25 helpful tips on a variety of topics, from saving and spending to budgeting and retirement.
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The Cost of a Gold Medal

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics wrapped up with closing ceremonies on August 8, which has led many to wonder: What exactly goes into a gold medal, and how much are they worth?
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Enjoy Labor Day 2021 Around Kansas City

If you do not have a spot down at the lake or would rather just explore Kansas City for the weekend, I have a few ideas that might make for a fun-filled Labor Day weekend.
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Understanding The Importance of Life Insurance Policy Evaluations

Your life insurance needs are likely to change throughout the various stages of your life, which means conducting regular policy evaluations can help make sure you're staying on track to meet your financial and coverage goals.
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