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What’s the Deal with Debt Consolidation? 


Have you heard the term “debt consolidation” tossed around? It sounds both intimidating and interesting.  Looking for a way to simpli...

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How ElecTel Can Help You Buy Or Refinance A Car

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There are few things more exciting than taking your newly purchased car for that first drive. But more often than not, that excitement fades pretty fa...

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2022: This Is the Year You Break Up with Your Bank


Breaking up isn’t easy, that’s why there are so many heartbroken songs on the topic. From the heartache to the tears to the melodramatic b...

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Hidden Costs of “Buy Now Pay Later”

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In today’s world, our minds have become all too familiar with instant gratification. We want it all, we want it now, and we want it in every col...

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What’s the Big Deal About Bitcoin?

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Bitcoin was the very first cryptocurrency and still remains one of the most popular. If it has piqued your curiosity, you’re not alone. You&rsqu...

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3 Dealership Warning Signs for Car Buyers


When you’ve finally decided that you want to buy or get an auto loan for a new car, the last thing you want to experience is being cheated by th...

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Start Holiday Shopping Early


For most of your life, Thanksgiving (and subsequently Christmas) have probably involved family bonding opportunities and hassle-free trips to the groc...

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5 Ways to See Your Favorite Team Live on a Budget

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Seeing your team win in person can be great, but you know that it can get pretty darn expensive. If you’ve ever been to a game, you know very we...

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Halloween Party Hacks


Are you tired of experiencing the same Halloween parties over and over — and spending a lot on them? You might have searched here and there to f...

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How To Avoid Purchasing Flooded and Fixed Cars


Hurricane Ida is one of the strongest hurricanes to hit the U.S. in recent memory, causing much flooding and devastation. After an event like this, fl...

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