New Year’s Resolutions For Your Finances

By Alicia Kellebrew NFCC Certified Financial Professional The Village Financial Resource Center With a new year staring us in the face, many of us take a look back at the previous 12 months to celebrate our successes and take inventory of things that didn’t go quite the way we planned. We also often welcome all…
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Baby Steps To Better Finances

By Alicia Kellebrew NFCC Certified Financial Professional The Village Financial Resource Center I have recently started the process of trying to navigate toward more healthy habits, and I’ve found that having a few “baby steps” to focus on has really helped me bust out of the rut of inaction towards my goals. This got me…
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WTP – What Is It And How Can It Change Your Financial Life?

By Alicia Kellebrew NFCC Certified Financial Professional The Village Financial Resource Center Have you ever noticed that no matter what your college degree is in, what your professional is, or what industry you work within, that each comes with its own set of special “lingo” or “jargon?” For me, my degree is in Banking and…
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Watching your money doesn't mean you can't have fun .

How To Be A Social Butterfly Without Breaking The Bank

By Alicia Kellebrew The Village Financial Resource Center Anyone who knows me knows that I am quite the social butterfly. I love spending time with others and hearing their stories. After spending a weekend with my friends, it reminded me just how much we have a tendency to use eating out as our socializing time/entertainment.…
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The Art Of Bartering In The Modern Age

By Alicia Kellebrew, NFCC Certified Financial Professional The Village Financial Resource Center I have been accused of being somewhat of a “throwback.” I can’t help but see a lot of value in the way our parents, grandparents, and beyond used to do things and feel that some of those old practices could serve us well in the present age. By…
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