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10 Easy Ways to Save Money Today

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Are you saving money up for a big vacation? Do you want to build your savings account but don’t feel you have extra money? Saving money seems a lot less daunting when you do it just a little bit at a time – and even small amounts will add up before you know it. You can make these ten simple changes in your life to start saving money today. 

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Neighborhood Spotlight: Calumet City, Illinois

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Calumet City, Illinois, affectionately referred to as “Cal City” by its residents, was founded in 1893 when the villages of Schrumville and Sobieski Park merged under the name of West Hammond. In 1924, citizens voted to officially change the town’s name from West Hammond to Calumet City. Cal City is located southwest of the city of Chicago. It was made famous as the birthplace of Joliet Jake and Elwood, the main characters in the iconic film, Blues Brothers. Calumet City offers its residents and visitors lots to do, including the activities in this article. While you’re visiting, don’t forget to stop by the Calumet City Neighborhood AmeriCash Loans location

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Neighborhood Spotlight: Spartanburg, South Carolina

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Founded in 1785, Spartanburg is the 12th largest city in South Carolina, and derived its name from a local militia called the Spartan Regiment in the American Revolutionary War. In 1831, Spartanburg became incorporated and earned its nickname, the Hub City, when railroads were built radiating out from its center. Through the years, Spartanburg became a maze of textile mills and served as a training ground for troops in World War II.

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Neighborhood Spotlight: Bolingbrook, Illinois

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  • Illinois
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  • Community

Founded in 1831 and incorporated in October 1965, Bolingbrook, Illinois is the 17th largest incorporated place in the state and the Illinois' 2nd largest village. The village is located in DuPage County, and offers its residents lots of free or next-to-free, family-friendly activities. Check out our guide to Bolingbrook, Illinois, and make sure to stop by our Bolingbrook neighborhood location while you’re there!

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Back to School: Saving on School Supplies

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Temperatures are still warm, but summer is drawing to a close, and that means it’s just about back to school time again. If you have kids, this can be an expensive time of year, as back to school often demands all new school supplies, school uniforms, sports fees, field trip costs, and another year of tuition. However, using the simple tips in this article, you can save money this back to school season and focus less on your finances and more on the excitement of the new school year.

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Recovering from Unexpected Medical Expenses

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Your financial situation can change in a flash if you’re suddenly burdened with unexpected medical costs. Broken bones, disease diagnoses, and catastrophic health events are scary and hard enough to deal with on their own; but add the medical bill on top of it, and a bad situation only becomes much worse. If you’re already living paycheck to paycheck, unexpected medical expenses can leave you with nothing – no way to feed your family or put a roof over your head. However, there are solutions that can help you. Read the five ideas below and start recovering now from your unexpected medical expenses.

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AmeriCash Loans Partners with 94.5 KTI Country to Give Away Wisconsin State Fair Tickets in Kenosha

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Hey Kenosha, do you have tickets to the Wisconsin State Fair yet? If not, you’re in luck! We have partnered with 94.5 KTI Country to give away 32 tickets to the State Fair. All you have to do is show up at AmeriCash Loans in Kenosha from 4pm-6pm on Friday, July 27th or your chance to win a 4-pack of tickets to the Wisconsin State Fair! The State Fair is from August 2nd- 12th so you have plenty of time to enjoy the festival fun this summer!

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AmeriCash Loans Partners with Charleston, SC Radio Stations for Cold Water Van Hits

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  • Events

Do you live in Charleston South Carolina? The Lowcountry is expected to experience some of the hottest temperatures in years this summer. If you have to work outside in this heat, AmeriCash Loans is here to help. We have partnered with great radio stations in Charleston to participate in the “Cold Water Van Hits.” We will be bringing ice cold water to listeners who are working in the sweltering temperatures! Be sure to listen to Magic 107.3, Z93 Jamz, NASH-FM 96.9 or 95sx as you work this summer for your chance to get ice cold water delivered to you by one of your favorite local DJs!

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AmeriCash Loans Hosts Hot Augusta 95.5/93.1 at North Augusta Location

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The North Augusta AmeriCash Loans location at 1698 Knox Ave., is proud to be a part of the community of North Augusta, South Carolina. For residents of North Augusta and surrounding areas, AmeriCash Loans offers a friendly atmosphere with knowledgeable customer service representatives and a quick, easy, and secure application process for cash loan needs up to $2,500. 

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Summer Activities for the Family on a Budget

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Summer is in full swing and that means most kids are out of school. If they’re not at summer camp or enrolled in daycare, chances are they’re looking for something to do. However, entertaining a family can get expensive if you’re going to the movies, putt putt golfing, or out to eat. In this article, we’ve got a list of unique summer activities for kids that you and your family can enjoy together without overspending.

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