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Back-to-School Shopping Hacks

It’s back-to-school season, and that means you’ve got a list of stuff a mile long to buy. The good news is that you don’t need to break your budget during the second-biggest shopping season of the year. There are lots of ways to save, and if you plan your shopping well in advance instead of frantically rushing to get everything done at the last minute, you can save a lot of money. Below, we’ve compiled seven back-to-school shopping hacks to get you started.

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4 Ways to Save on Summer Travel This Year

Don’t let rising costs and inflation put a damper on your summer fun this year! There are many ways you can save money and still have fun in the sun. Scott Credit Union is committed to providing our members with tools and services that will help you reach your financial goals while saving money along the way.

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Save the Cash Gifts, Graduate

Congrats — you did it! Whether you’re graduating high school, college or graduate school, there’s lots to celebrate. You’ve worked hard to earn your diploma or degree, spending years studying for exams, keeping up with your coursework and writing research papers, or even a thesis, to reach the goal you’ve accomplished today.

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The Best Ways to Utilize Your Paycheck

Everyone loves payday, but too many employees don’t know how to allocate their paycheck in a way that best serves their financial needs. Use the tips outlined below to learn how to manage your paycheck responsibly.

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Take Precautions When Donating to Charity

When there is a humanitarian crisis in another part of the world, such as what is happening now in Ukraine, Americans are often at a loss for what they can do to help. Most of us cannot offer in-person assistance by traveling to war-torn places. Often, the only thing it seems we can do is to donate money and hope that the organization that receives it puts the donation to good use.

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