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5 Tips in 5 Minutes: Health Savings Accounts

By: Michelle Herrly, PHR, VP/Human Resource Manager, Fargo, ND 

With the new Health Care Reform Act taking place, we’re starting to hear more about Health Savings Accounts (HSAs), but many are still unsure of what an HSA actually is and what the benefits are. 721 more words


Oh, Michael, You Shouldn't Have

Fashion is a pretty important part of my life. Well, shopping is. I could spend hours (and millions) at a mall. Especially outlet malls, I love outlet malls. 239 more words


How Much is That Doggy in the Window?

Do you love animals as much as I do? Recently, I’ve been blessed with an addition to my family, a puppy! He is the joy of our lives. 1,285 more words

Creating a budget, part 2- tracking income and aiming for balance

Note: the following is primarily aimed for Canadian residents. Terms like CPP and EI are payroll deductions for Canada.  

It turns out tracking income is not always easy. 493 more words


It's Friday (Thanks for ruining that, Rebecca Black)

Friday in America is very synonymous with payday. We finally get what we’ve earned over the past week, two weeks, or a month if you are a teacher (why do we have to do it monthly?). 174 more words

Abundant Life

Tips for Sticking to Your Budget: Getting Clothes Shopping Under Control

By Erin Roberts

Sometimes getting a bargain isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. There are tons of tips out there for getting a deal on your clothes shopping — shop off season for coats and swimsuits, swing by the store on a Wednesday morning to scope out the new markdowns, use the department store’s extra percentage off coupon, etc. 613 more words


How to Save Money While Traveling in Europe

(Canal district, Amsterdam)

It’s that time of year when many European cities are teeming with tourists. Savoring the countless sights is rewarding, but the costs involved, not so. 601 more words