Posts By: Melinda Opperman

With the COVID-19 pandemic still with us, traditional Black Friday shopping will be complicated this year. Many retailers have stated they will not be open at all on Black Friday, and those who do open their doors will have to deal with the challenge of maintaining social distance and keeping their stores within a limited…

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At credit.org, we’ve worked for years to help a growing number of unbanked Americans. Unbanked people have no checking or savings accounts. Being unbanked leads to extra expenses and difficulties that make managing one’s personal finances riskier; thankfully there are new options to help people without access to traditional banking. Why Some Americans Forego Bank…

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Every year, it seems like the holiday shopping season is being pushed earlier and earlier. We find ourselves saying, “It’s not even Halloween yet, and they’re already selling December Holiday decorations!” Related Article: Have a Safe and Budget-Friendly Halloween this Year This year, however, getting holiday shopping done early is essential. Every aspect of our…

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