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Preventing the Summer Slide: 5 Ways to Keep Kids Learning This Summer

Guest Post By: Tricia Ross Summer vacation is here and shutting off those alarm clocks comes with the temptation to put education on hold to just have fun. According to the Department of Education, “on average students lose the equivalent of two months of math and reading skills during the summer months.” So why notContinue Reading “Preventing the Summer Slide: 5 Ways to Keep Kids Learning This Summer”

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5 Ways to Get You Saving This Year

By Andia Dinesen, AFC® VP Communications and Operations Association of Military Banks of America (AMBA) January is a perfect time for service members and their families to perform a financial check-up and determine if saving more money should be one of your New Year’s resolutions. Is it debt you need to pay down or areContinue Reading “5 Ways to Get You Saving This Year”

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Facebook, Why Can’t I Quit You?

I hate Facebook. There, I said it. It’s out. It is always there, mocking me. I know the images that people project are mostly a facade. It’s prettied up, smoothed down, and made to look perfect. But it bugs me, and I can’t get away. I can’t quit Facebook. It’s like an addiction. Facebook, WhyContinue Reading “Facebook, Why Can’t I Quit You?”

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Do You Need a Reminder? You Are Enough

The New Year usually brings with it a slew of resolutions. I will eat healthier. I will exercise more. I will spend less. I will be a better person. The list goes on, and on, and on. As we strive to become better versions of ourselves, and sadly sometimes fall short of who we thinkContinue Reading “Do You Need a Reminder? You Are Enough”