The 8 crazy nights of Hanukkah have begun, and with it comes 8 nights of presents! Unfortunately, that can also mean 8 nights of wrapping paper going in the garbage. According to Earth911.com, wrapping paper and shopping bags account for about 4 million tons of trash per year in the United States. Since local authorities do not always allow you to throw your used wrapping paper in your recycling bin, you may need to think creatively in order to avoid waste.
To help you out, we’ve come up w... [More]
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The football season is getting intense, and so are 1st Mariner Bank and Team Flacco's weekly Flacco Fridays Facebook contests! We've had a lot of fun with these contests so far, and we decided to once again keep things interesting by introducing a brand new contest - trivia!
What's the Deal?
On each Monday that the contest runs, five multiple choice Joe Flacco trivia questions will be posted to 1st Mariner Bank's Facebook page.
The holidays can put a strain on even the most careful budget. But with good food, good company and good times to be had, you’ll want to push the money worries to the back of your mind. One simple way to do this is to find great savings on one of the largest spending pitfalls of the holidays – gift buying. To help you manage the costs of the toys, clothes and jewelry you need to buy, we’ve compiled a “quick hits” list of sneaky ways to save on gifts this holiday sea... [More]