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10 Tips for Staying on Budget


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Special Accounts

­If you find that you keep reaching into your savings, set up a CD or other acc­ount with early withdrawal penalties. Banks and other institutions pay more interest if you'll agree to let them use your money for a longer amount of time. Putting your savings into a yearly CD will yield more than a three-month note would.

Finance Planning Tips

Here are some tips to help you with generating income and planning for the future.

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