Monthly Archives: March 2018

Cost of convenience: Is grocery delivery worth it? – UT The Daily Texan


UT The Daily Texan
Cost of convenience: Is grocery delivery worth it?
UT The Daily Texan
Having to guide the deliverer through directions and going downstairs to pick up her groceries are a turn-off. “I like the individual experience of going to the store,” Pedraza said. “I can go to the store and leave without talking to anyone.” Though

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New ALDI store to offer affordable and sustainable shopping to the Athens east side – Red and Black


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New ALDI store to offer affordable and sustainable shopping to the Athens east side
Red and Black
By cutting costs through their open carton displays rather than traditional shelves, and encouraging shoppers to bring their own shopping bags, ALDI is able to save customers money as well. “For people who are living on social security or college

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Long Beach Nonprofit Collects Hygiene, Household Items For Seniors – Gazette Newspapers


Gazette Newspapers
Long Beach Nonprofit Collects Hygiene, Household Items For Seniors
Gazette Newspapers
After paying rent, car insurance and other necessities, she said she has about $200 left every month. Her medical bills are high, she added, because she's a diabetic and insurance doesn't cover things like pads and co-payments. "I have to ration myself

5 financial tips to live by starting now – The Daily Advertiser


The Daily Advertiser
5 financial tips to live by starting now
The Daily Advertiser
2. Live on less than you make. Wouldn't it be great to have money at the end of the month instead of scraping by? Living on a budget, and sticking to it, can provide cash on hand. The stress of trying to make it to the next paycheck goes away and each

America First Credit Union participates in Bite of Reality event, helping teens understand real-world financial … – CUinsight.com (press release)


CUinsight.com (press release)
America First Credit Union participates in Bite of Reality event, helping teens understand real-world financial
CUinsight.com (press release)
This interactive activity teaches students how to make financial decisions and give them a better understanding of the challenges of living on a budget. Volunteers from America First included Deborah Murphy, Niel Montemayor and Shannon Dalton. Other