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Whether you have questions about your money today, are dealing with an unexpected challenge, or planning your next financial goal, Town & Country’s Blog offers information and ideas to help answer your questions or inspire your next step.

  • Budget: Put your money to work with income, spending and savings plans to help reach your financial goals.
  • Borrow: Tips to help you make the best possible decisions when it comes to borrowing, managing debt, your credit score and more.
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  • Relationships: Ideas to make the most of your money in every phase of your life with the people who matter most

Tackling Debt in the New Year

The new year is a great time for a fresh look at our personal finances. But, if you find yourself feeling the stress from juggling too much debt, now may be the time for a fresh plan to...

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22 Money Moves for 2022

The start of a new year is a great time to take stock of where you stand financially, look at what’s coming up in the year ahead, and make some moves to reach your financial goals. So, in...

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Holiday Shoppers Beware

With the holiday season upon us, many consumers enjoy the ease and convenience of shopping online. With buyers looking for pre-holiday deals coupled with concerns some items may be hard to find due to supply chain issues and...

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Ways to Reduce Your Heating Costs This Winter

Heating costs are on the rise and experts anticipate we’ll be spending more to keep our homes warm in the coming months. According to the US Energy Information Administration, households that use heating oil can expect a 40%...

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​Tips for Creating Your Budget

Tips for Creating Your Budget Be realistic in planning your budget and make sure it reflects your current life. Create your budget for the entire year. Breakdown income and expenses on a monthly basis. Identify all income sources...

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8 Cyber Smart Holiday Tips

The holiday season is here and that means many of us will be shopping for gifts and food for celebrations with family and friends. Whether you plan to do your shopping online or in person, on Black Friday...

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10 Tips to Manage Holiday Spending

The holidays are a season for giving and spending time with family and friends, and this year, many people are looking forward to gathering with loved ones once again. But with rising inflation affecting the cost of groceries...

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Tips to Manage Your Money Through Inflation

With the cost of just about everything skyrocketing thanks to inflation, now is a great time to push the reset button on your budget. If it has already been hard to stretch your money from one paycheck to...

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Moving? 7 Money Saving Tips

Whether you are looking to upsize, downsize or just take advantage of the hot real estate market, your plans will likely need to include a move to your new home. Chances are you don’t want to spend more...

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10 Smart Money Saving Moves for Back-to-School

After months of remote and hybrid learning, most kids will be headed back to the classroom this fall. While this can be an exciting time, it can also put a strain on a family’s budget. A little planning...

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