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Top 10 Gifts on a Budget

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  • "Save Money"
  • Holidays

During the holidays, gift giving can be more fun than receiving. Fortunately, giving thoughtful gifts doesn't have to put a dent in your bank account. If you’re wondering how to save money at this time of year, you can do it with DIY gifts! Check out 10 awesome gift ideas from CreditBox.

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Affordable Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas

  • "Save Money"
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Holidays

If you’re planning Thanksgiving dinner, you probably want there to be plenty of food, and you most likely want everything to be just right. This can make Thanksgiving shopping lists pretty long, but there are a few things you can do to save money and still have a delicious dinner with your loved ones. These easy ideas from CreditBox can help you cut costs while offering a meal that includes everyone’s favorites.

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How to Score the Best Deals Online

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  • Shopping
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

Thanksgiving through January is the time of year when people start their holiday shopping to their holiday returns. Luckily, we live in a world where we are able to do all our holiday shopping from the comfort of home. Sometimes you can even get some of the best deals by shopping virtually. Start with these online shopping tips this season.

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10 Money Saving Winter Hacks

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  • Educational

Wintertime can be one of the most expensive seasons of the year. You're turning your thermostat up. You're adding coats, gloves, hats, and scarves to your wardrobe. And then there's the holiday season. There are gifts to buy, goodies to bake, and fun things to do. To stay on a budget this winter, follow these money-saving tactics from CreditBox. 
 

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Halloween Décor on a Budget

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  • Holidays

Few holidays bring out your inner child like Halloween, so there's no better time to decorate your home with spooktacular decorations. Fortunately, you don't have to break the bank to get into the Halloween spirit. Check out these budget-friendly DIY ideas from CreditBox.

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Smart Spending Tips for College Students

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  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

If there's one thing every student knows about college, it's that school is expensive. Tuition fees are astronomical, and then you have to buy books and supplies that can cost hundreds or thousands of dollars. By the time you get around to the other stuff, like food and entertainment, it can be difficult to fit those things into your budget. At CreditBox, we have come up with a list of smart saving tips for college students. 

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Money Saving Apps You Need to Download

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  • Educational

Did you know there are finance apps that can help you save money, and they're available as a free download to your smartphone or tablet? CreditBox has compiled a list of some of these useful financial resources to help you cut costs and stretch your budget a bit further. Browse through this list of free financial resources to find one, or several, to download to your mobile device and increase your savings.

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Tips for Staying Motivated During Online Courses

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  • "Save Money"
  • Educational

Often, people participate in online school or work from the comfort of their own homes. But it can be difficult to stay motivated when there isn't a professor or boss standing over you, making sure you're getting your work accomplished. 

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Beat the Night Heat

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  • "Save Money"
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

Studies have shown that it's healthier to sleep in a cool space, but when summer rolls around, it can be hard to stay cold and still afford the electric bill. Luckily, there are some ways to beat the heat at night without turning the AC down so low that you can't afford it. Here at CreditBox, we've put together a list of our best ideas.  
 

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Summer Plans on a Budget

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  • Community

When it comes to cheap things to do in the summer, there are plenty of fun and affordable activities that everyone in your family can enjoy. There's no need to spend your money on theme parks or vacations to get the most out of summer. There's a whole world of affordable family fun waiting for you! Fun for everyone ranges from summer games during beach days to free museums. Here is a list of the top five cheap summer activities that everyone can enjoy.
 

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