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Sometimes school activities can interfere with holding a part-time job, or maybe you’re simply not old enough to begin working yet. Whatever the obstacle, here are four realistic ways to make extra cash:
1) Winter weather brings excellent business opportunities. Go to every house in your neighborhood and ask if you can shovel their driveway for $10 to $30, depending on the length of the driveway. Some people are uneasy about one person approaching their door and offering services so it may be best to round your friends up and work together. Working with your friends may be a better approach because it is safer, more efficient, and may not put off potential customers. If you do your job well, you will likely have loyal customers in the future.
With the “Big Game” just around the corner, family and friends may be expecting you to throw a winning party to celebrate the special occasion. There is only one problem: you’re short on cash. Don’t fret; a tight budget won’t stop your party from being a touchdown. Here are 4 easy ways to save money on your party this year:
Don’t be Blindsided by Expenses. Buyer’s remorse can be very aggravating. Making a budget allows you to see where you’re spending money and prevents spending too much in one area. Many websites offer budget templates you can print for your own use. Check them out!
It is known that physical activity can have positive, lasting effects on the body. But did you know that exercising a little bit of the equity in your home can also have beneficial, long-term results?
Last year, FORUM Credit Union released its new online banking system, CU Online. We have recently made a few updates that we hope will enhance our member’s experience while accessing their accounts online.
With the New Year comes new resolutions, and if you are like most people, your finances could use some help or maybe a complete overhaul. Here are a few ways to improve your finances this year.