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Back to School Budgets

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Even though parents know it's coming every year, it's still easy to get caught off guard when it's time to shop for back to school gear and pay other expenses associated with their children's education. Start early by creating a budget and setting aside money throughout the year to handle the expected and unexpected expenses. Add these categories to your budget so you can calculate your bottom line.

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Moving on a Budget

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Whether you’re moving down the street or across the country, moving is notoriously expensive. However, if you can get creative and use the resources you already have, your move doesn’t have to push you off-budget. Putting the time and energy into ensuring your move fits your budget will mean starting your life in your new home on the right financial foot.

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How to Apply for a Loan Online at AmeriCash Loans

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Here at AmeriCash Loans, we strive to make our online loan application process as easy, fast, and convenient as possible! While we have locations across Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri, and South Carolina, offering customers a way to apply for a loan online gives them more freedom, time and choices. Follow the simple steps below and get your cash fast!

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Smart Shopping: Buying a New Phone on a Budget

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It seems like every time you get a new phone, another bigger and better model comes out shortly after. Instead of trying to keep up with the Joneses, practice smart shopping! Don’t break your budget by buying a new phone, just because it is the hot new item. Use our tips below for shopping smart when the time comes for you to buy a new phone.

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Back to School: Six Budget-Friendly Tips for School Supply Shopping

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It is about that time of year where parents receive their back to school shopping lists from their kid’s future teachers. For some parents, buying school supplies can be the biggest expense when it comes to their children for the entire year. Even if you thought you had a good budget prepared, there can be some surprises. Save money on school supplies this year by using our six tips below.

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The Best Waterparks in Your Area

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  • Missouri
  • "South Carolina"
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  • Wisconsin
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One of the best parts about summer is the weather, but sometimes it can get too hot. What better way to cool off than at a waterpark with friends and family? They are affordable, fun, and a great way to enjoy the summer weather before it ends. Check out AmeriCash Loan’s list of the best waterparks in Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, and South Carolina.

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4 Reasons to Work for AmeriCash Loans in Illinois

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  • Illinois
  • Missouri
  • "South Carolina"
  • Wisconsin
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You already know that it is easy, fast, and convenient to get extra bucks from AmeriCash Loans, but have you ever thought about working for us? If you are looking for a great full-time job in Illinois, our locations throughout the Chicagoland area all hiring experienced and friendly Customer Service Representatives. Not sure if a job at AmeriCash Loans is right for you? We’ve got four reasons to help convince you.

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7 Backyard Activities to Keep Kids Busy this Summer

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Summer means that kids are out of school and it is up to you to entertain them. It can be hard finding affordable summer activities to keep them busy during those three months, but you don’t have to go far or spend a lot of money. All you have to do is walk out your back door for some backyard fun!

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Cheap, Homemade Green Ice Cream Treats

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National Ice Cream Day is Saturday, July 15th. No matter your favorite flavor, it’s a great day to celebrate by eating the frozen dessert. We wanted to keep it green, so we found 5 green ice cream recipes that you’re sure to love. The ingredients are all affordable, so making these green ice creams will keep green in your wallet, too.

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