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The Business of Fantasy Football

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

The NFL season is in full swing once again, and if you're like tens of millions of other Americans, you're doing more than just pulling for your favorite team. Yes, we're talking about fantasy football. You've done the research, drafted the best players, and watch the stats closely every week to see how your chosen players are doing. But is it possible this $7 billion industry is having an impact on your real-world work and financial life?   

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Places to See the Fall Leaves Changing

  • Missouri
  • Vacation
  • Travel

There is nothing is more romantic than driving out to the countryside to watch the leaves change hues from the greens of summer to autumn golds, reds, and, eventually, browns. A trip to those places where the leaves change color every year is a wonderful break, a transition from the sweaty heat of summer before the freezing cold of winter. Wondering where to catch Mother Nature's autumn show? Here are some suggestions.

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Cheap Halloween Costumes to Help you Save Money

  • "Save Money"
  • Holidays

Did you wait until the last minute to decide your Halloween costume? No worries! We have plenty of last-minute ideas that are creative and will also help you save money. One of the best parts about Halloween is dressing up for parties, work, or just taking your kids trick-or-treating! But with all the Halloween festivities, spending can get out of control, fast. Have a cheap Halloween this year with our costume idea that can be used for you or your kids!

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Illinois Fun: Festivals, Events, and Traditions

  • Illinois
  • Community

Ready to celebrate the fall foliage in Illinois? From Peoria and Springfield to Rockford and Chicago, there are many festivals and events planned that highlight the family-oriented fun that makes this state so special. Join in the traditions for an excitement-filled weekend with these local fall festivals.

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What is a Cash Installment Loan?

  • "AmeriCash Loans"
  • "Apply Now"
  • "Installment Loans"
  • Finance

A cash installment loan is a loan you take out and agree to pay back on a set schedule. It is called a cash installment loan because you repay the loan back in installments, usually monthly. Common installment loans are car loans and mortgages. Cash installment loans are usually considered the less risky option compared to payday or car title loans. Read AmeriCash Loans’ list of reasons a cash installment loan may be right for you.

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South Carolina Fun: Fall Festivals, Traditions, and Events

  • "South Carolina"
  • Community

As the temperatures start to drop, South Carolina is the perfect place to enjoy fall's crisp evenings with music, art, autumn gardens, and family traditions that remind you of the wonderful fun of the Palmetto State. From Columbia to Charleston and from Myrtle Beach to Georgetown, there's plenty to plan for. Here's a look at some of the fall festivals and events coming up on the calendar in South Carolina.

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Understanding Credit: What Causes Bad Credit?

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Finance

Let’s face it, you need a good credit score to get anything these days. Landlords and banks will run a credit check for renting an apartment, getting a mortgage, getting a car loan, or any other kind of installment loan. If you have bad credit, it can be hard to get the things you need in life. Do you know what causes bad credit? Read our guide next time you apply for something that requires a credit check.  

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Fall Seasonal Style Updates on a Budget

  • "Save Money"
  • Educational

To look and feel your best, you'll want to pick up a few key pieces of clothing and accessories at the start of each season. But there aren't too many women who can afford a whole new wardrobe from each designer's runway show. Fortunately, being smart with your finances is a great way to look smart in fashion. Check out some of these hot tips to update your fall outfits and fashion on a budget.

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Missouri Fun: Festivals, Events, and Traditions

  • Missouri
  • Community

From St. Louis to Kansas City and from Columbia to Springfield, autumn is one of the best times of the year for enjoying the rich and diverse culture of Missouri. There are many local fall festivals that can make for a memorable weekend for you and your family. Be sure to add these favorite September/October events to your calendar:

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Wisconsin Fun: Festivals, Events, and Traditions

  • Wisconsin
  • Community

As the summer fades, the colors come alive in Wisconsin. Towns from Milwaukee and Green Bay to Madison and Eau Claire hold celebrations scheduled around the changing seasons and the annual harvest. It's a perfect time for a weekend getaway or a day trip to enjoy the many local fall festivals. Be sure to check out these popular September/October events.

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