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Month: April 2024

April 29, 2024

2024 Clearwater Yard Sale

Join the Clearwater team at the Corporate Training Center on May 2 – 3 as we host a Yard Sale to support local nonprofits in the communities we serve. The Clearwater Yard Sale was born as a passion project by team members who appreciate sustainability, want to support local nonprofits, and who love yard sales. This year, all Yard Sale … Continue reading

April 15, 2024

Protecting Your Life Savings from Scams

While you might think it’s just seniors falling for savings scams, young adults are also targeted. In a recent study by Social Catfish, the number of victims 20 and younger rose by nearly 2,500% in recent years. You can do something about it. Let’s look at these savings scams, how they work, and ways you can protect yourself and those … Continue reading

April 12, 2024

Saving at Any Age

Money Doesn’t have to be Taboo Knowledge is a powerful tool, especially when it comes to money and finances. While talking about money can be awkward for many people, discussing family finances can build strong savings foundations for kids and help you and those you love understand priorities and responsibilities. During America Saves Week, let’s look at how clear and … Continue reading

April 11, 2024

Paying Down Debt is Saving

Saving More with Less Debt Purchasing a home or investing in your home’s equity can be a smart money move. Even the right credit cards can boost your credit score and create a bright financial future. But paying 21% or more in interest charges on a loan while earning 4% on your savings equals some big losses. Bottom line, paying … Continue reading

April 10, 2024

Saving for Major Milestones

Your Someday Deserves Attention Everyone has financial goals. Yours could be a new car, house down payment, vacation of a lifetime, or retirement. Reaching your personal major milestones starts with long-term savings and a plan. As part of America Saves Week, let’s look at your major milestone savings options and how starting now can make all the difference for your … Continue reading

April 9, 2024

Saving for the Unexpected

Saving for Life’s Uh-Ohs! Let’s face it: life isn’t always convenient or affordable, but having even a small amount of emergency savings can make unexpected car repairs or doctor bills less stressful. As part of America Saves Week, let’s look at how to build yours. We All Need Emergency Savings Research has shown that families with at least $500 in … Continue reading

April 8, 2024

Saving Automatically

Add Easy to Your Savings Journey We can all use a little help with our savings habits. Automatic transfers to a savings account are one of the easiest ways to build your savings to pay for a vacation or holiday spending, or to simply save money for the future. As part of America Saves Week, here’s a quick look at … Continue reading