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Neighborhood Spotlight: West Allis, Wisconsin

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At first glance, West Allis, Wisconsin, a little suburb to the southwest of Milwaukee, might not seem like the ideal place to spend a day. In fact, if you’re not from Milwaukee and its surrounds, you may not even have heard of West Allis. However, West Allis boasts being one of the best places to raise kids in the country, and its elementary and high school education systems are among the greatest. If you live nearby, if you’re visiting Milwaukee, or if you’re making a trip to our West Allis AmeriCash Loans Location, take advantage of the beautiful parks, markets, and libraries that the town has to offer.

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Fall Travel: 5 Most Affordable U.S. Cities to Vacation In

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If you’ve got the travel itch, but you’ve also got a small travel budget, don’t give up. There are plenty of ways you can stretch your budget to make your getaway the best yet. Whether you’re going on a quick weekend getaway, opting for a staycation, or going on a big family vacation, creativity is the key to having a great time without breaking the bank. To help you plan, we’ve got 5 of the most affordable U.S. cities to vacation in below.

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Fall Festivals You Don't Want to Miss

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  • Missouri
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  • Wisconsin
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As summer’s greenery gives way to the colorful leaves of fall, we’re gearing up for all of the great festivals that come with the season. Autumn wouldn’t be complete without apple-picking, corn mazes, and pumpkin patches, and we can’t wait to put on our sweaters and enjoy the cooler weather. If you live in Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri, or South Carolina, read on for the most popular, don’t-miss fall festivals in each state.
 

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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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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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Neighborhood Spotlight: Joplin, Missouri

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Joplin, Missouri, is a town in the southwestern corner of the state, made famous by the disastrous EF5-rated, multiple-vortex tornado that destroyed the community in 2011. Since then, the community has rebuilt and has become a place full of thriving neighborhoods, parks, and conservatories. If you’re visiting Joplin, make sure to check out our Joplin, MO location of AmeriCash Loans, as well as these fun and relaxing activities.
 

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Trips on a Tank: Wisconsin

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With summer passing quickly it is the perfect time to plan out a last second weekend getaway! AmeriCash Loans has added yet another stop to our trips on a tank series. This week we wanted to bring our Wisconsin customers a few cheap vacation options.

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Trips on a Tank: Chicago

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With the price of airline tickets and vacation package at an all-time high, it can be expensive to take a relaxing weekend getaway. Don’t worry; AmeriCash Loans has you covered.  We’ve mapped out some cost effective road trip destinations you can reach using just one tank of gas.

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Trips on a Tank: South Carolina

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If you know South Carolina, then why pay an arm and a leg to take a nice weekend getaway? We love to live a little and there’s always living with plenty of cheap vacations spots around the coast and inland that are easily accessible by utilizing just a single tank of gas. At AmeriCash Loans, we have put together a few different cost-effective trips that are sure to make a great cheap vacation during your stay in South Carolina.

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