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Financial and mental health: It’s all connected. Here’s where you can gain control
Worried that you have more bills due than money coming in? Feel anxious when you check your account balance? Not…
Plan for goals big and small.
Want to make better progress on your money goals? Learn how to make a financial plan for life’s events and how Spruce can help you achieve more.
Monthly budgeting tips for beginners
Maybe you’re newly starting out on your own, or maybe you’re just ready to get your financial ship in shape.…
Online and mobile banking 101
In the simplest terms, mobile banking offers convenience so you can take care of your banking tasks from the comfort…
Make savings a snap.
Start building up your nest egg. Get insights into how you can create a strategy that fits your lifestyle and makes saving simpler.
Smart ways to spend.
Discover spending resources that can help you learn to spend money smarter and improve your budgeting habits.
College student budget tips
College represents many firsts – including the first time living on your own, having a roommate, living out of state,…
How much should I spend on a car without busting my budget?
While you may see clear benefit to owning a car, the price you should pay for a new set of…
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What to know about student loan forgiveness — right now
Student loan forgiveness is a hot topic, so by now you’ve probably heard about debt being erased for millions of…
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How to save money on a low income
Putting aside money for savings is sound advice. But if you’re not making a lot of income, trying to save…
How to create a budget
You’ve heard it before — a budget is a crucial step on the path to financial stability. But what does…
What does APR mean?
APR means Annual Percentage Rate. It’s a common acronym you’ll hear related to borrowing money. In simple terms, you can think of APR as the…
How much does a wedding cost?
Are you recently engaged and hear a faint ringing in your head? Is that church bells chiming or a cash…
Money saving tips: 9 ways to take charge of your finances
While saving money might not be as fun as spending it, learning money saving tips can empower you to take…
What is a good credit score?
Your credit score is based on your credit history and your ability to pay your debts on time. Good credit…
How to budget for an apartment: Determining how much rent you can afford
Striking out on your own for the first time? Or maybe you’re moving to a new town? No matter the…