Tag Archives: Money Saving

Brenda Langenberg

Nov 14 2018

Healthy Money Habits: 8 Tips for Financial Health


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As I wrap-up my 4-part series on Healthy Money Habits, I want to revisit the eight financial health habits I highlighted throughout the entire series.

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Brenda Langenberg

Nov 05 2018

Healthy Money Habits: Financial Maintenance (Part 4 of 4)


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Now that you are financially fit, maintain your finances with these tips.

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Brenda Langenberg

Oct 29 2018

Healthy Money Habits: Insurance and Retirement (Part 3 of 4)


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Becoming and then staying insured as well as beginning a Retirement account are two large steps that will help to get you closer to your goal of overall financial fitness.

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Jennifer Lough

Oct 24 2018

9 Money Conversation Starters for Kids


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Sometimes it’s hard to know how to get your child off to the right start when it comes to saving money. As parents, grandparents, and mentors to youth, your friends at Hills Bank have compiled nine conversation starters to help …
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Brenda Langenberg

Oct 22 2018

Healthy Money Habits: Avoiding Debt (Part 2 of 4)


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Learning to avoid credit card debt and saying ‘no’ to yourself and unnecessary wants will keep you on the road to overall financial health.

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Brenda Langenberg

Oct 15 2018

Healthy Money Habits: Pay Yourself First (Part 1 of 4)


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Financial health is defined as describing one’s personal financial situation. There are many different pieces included in the overall picture of one’s financial health. Some of these pieces include the amount of savings you have, how much of your income …
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Deb Schaffer

Sep 24 2018

Money Saving Tips for Savvy College Students


Money Saving Tips for Savvy College Students.

College years are a transitional time into the “real world.” Not only will you learn skill sets to gain employment, but you will learn life skills as you start living on your own. Now is the perfect time to start …
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Molly Dietz

Sep 05 2018

National Preparedness Month: Be Financially Prepared


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National Preparedness Month (NPM), recognized each September, provides an opportunity to remind us that we all must prepare ourselves and our families now and throughout the year. Americans at all income levels have experienced the challenges of rebuilding their lives …
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Nicole Slaubaugh

Aug 27 2018

Lemon Boss 2018 Wrap-Up


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At Hills Bank, we support local businesses of all shapes and sizes. During our fifth year of Lemon Boss, we helped over 380, 5-12 years old start their own businesses. We had young entrepreneurs from Iowa, Arizona, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, …
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Brenda Langenberg

Aug 01 2018

How to Prepare for Iowa’s Tax Free Weekend


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Iowa’s Tax-Free Weekend is this Friday, August 3rd and Saturday, August 4th. Many back-to-school shoppers will gear up for another school year by purchasing supplies, clothing, and other school essentials. Iowa’s Tax Free Weekend only applies to the sale of …
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