How to Keep Your Wallet Stuffed This Thanksgiving

by Andrew Schreiber 19. November 2012
Thanksgiving is a time to spend with the people we love and to give thanks for what we have in our lives. The last thing we want to worry about during this time of year, especially with the gift-giving season around the corner, is the effect Thanksgiving will have on our bank accounts. Here are a few tips that will help us all save some cash and relieve some of the financial stress associated with the holiday season. Organize a Potluck Dinner Planning, cooking and entertaining are a lo... [More]

Money Tips for College Students

by Erica Starr 14. November 2012
If you are like many young people, going off to college is the first time you begin to feel like an independent individual. Your parents and teachers have taught you all they can to prepare you for the “real world,” and now it’s up to you to decide whether or not you’d like to follow the advice and lessons you’ve learned over the years. With no one around to scold you or tell you what to do, entering into your newly emancipated lifestyle, it can be tempting to make ... [More]

Veteran's Day: Honoring Those Who Served or are Still Serving

by Brian Kavanagh 8. November 2012
November 11th is the day we honor our veterans and active military as an expression of gratitude for their service and sacrifice to our country. But where did Veterans Day come from? The 11th Hour Veterans Day stemmed from the end of World War I, when the Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28, 1919. Although the Treaty was signed in June, fighting stopped seven months earlier when an armistice between the Allied nations and Germany went into effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day o... [More]


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