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Color Of Money

5 Ways to Save Big on Everyday Essentials

September 25, 2020

Family Features With many Americans spending more time at home, they are also using more common household items such as cleaning supplies, pantry items and snacks, among other things.  According to a Harris Poll survey, Americans are concerned about the economic impact the pandemic will have on their lives. These economic concerns are leading shoppers…

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South Philly native, Rosebuds Investments’ CEO Jamisa McIvor talks real estate

September 17, 2020

McIvor gives a first-hand lesson on getting started in real estate  By Kharisma McIlwaine Real estate is one of the easiest ways to acquire wealth through residual income. Unfortunately, there is much information that a novice trying to enter this field simply does not know. Twenty-six year-old South Philadelphia native Jamisa McIvor, like many of…

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Six questions to ask when taking your business online

September 10, 2020

BPT Whether you run a solo small business, or your business is moving from brick-and-mortar to e-commerce, you’ve likely got a long to-do list – and you may not know where to start. Or if your business is already online, you may be trying to improve your website and stand out from the competition. Do…

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Seven simple tips to stay organized for back-to-school 2020

August 28, 2020

BPT Whether it’s the first day of middle school or the first day away at college, students of all ages are preparing for a new school year. Students might be learning at home, in the classroom or a combination of both, so now is the time to get organized and prepared to help you tackle…

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Five ways to save big on everyday essentials

August 21, 2020

FAMILY FEATURES With many Americans spending more time at home, they are also using more common household items such as cleaning supplies, pantry items and snacks, among other things.  According to a Harris Poll survey, Americans are concerned about the economic impact the pandemic will have on their lives. These economic concerns are leading shoppers…

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Ease budget burdens by switching cellphone carriers — here’s how

August 14, 2020

BPT Access to cellular service during the COVID-19 pandemic has become more essential than ever, whether for staying connected to family and friends as you remain socially distant, getting the latest news, or reaching medical providers. But with the economic impact of the crisis, millions have also been looking for ways to save on this…

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How do you prepare for the future when life is so uncertain now?

August 7, 2020

BPT As the ongoing coronavirus pandemic continues to present health and economic challenges, it is difficult to focus on anything other than the present. It’s important, though, not to lose sight of the years ahead and to take steps that can put you in a better position when we emerge on the other side. The…

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The basics of virtual car buying

July 31, 2020

BPT  Online car buying has become more popular in recent years. Instead of having to go out to visit dealer lots, car shoppers have found it’s easy to look at inventory, set up test drives, secure financing, negotiate price and complete the purchase — all online, from the comfort and safety of home. Shop with…

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Mortgage relief during COVID-19: Here’s what you need to know

July 24, 2020

BPT In these unprecedented times, when many families are facing physical, emotional and financial hardships, a common question is, “How do I keep up with my mortgage when I’m not working?” A home is a family’s most important asset. But now it’s more than that: It’s where they are hunkering down and staying safe. That’s…

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