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Family Financial Cents: Dollar Wars

Family Financial Cents: Dollar Wars

Have you ever been in a “Dollar War”?

So many conflicts in relationships are caused by opposing views with regards to finances. In this week’s segment of #FamilyFinancialCents,

Family Financial Cents: Fiscal Fitness

Family Financial Cents: Fiscal Fitness

It’s that time of year when so many families are “catching up from Christmas” spending. It’s also that time of year when many people realize they didn’t just spend too much, they also ate too much over the holidays. On this month’s segment of “Family Financial Cents“, I share some simple but effective tips on how to get fiscally fit with personal finances and the family budget.

Family Financial Cents: Fun Family Traditions and Funding the Holidays

Family Financial Cents: Fun Family Traditions and Funding the Holidays

Have you gotten your Holiday Shopping done yet? Have you looked at the bank account and wondered how you are doing to pay for everything on the LISTS of your children? Take a look at this quick video for tips on how to create fun and frugal family traditions as well as a few ideas on how to fund all the holiday expenses!

 

Hundreds of Opportunities at Sacramento’s last 2013 Job Fair!

Hundreds of Opportunities at Sacramento’s last 2013 Job Fair!

Sacramento’s 17th Annual Career Expo will feature a variety of job opportunities from public and private-sector organizations, plus free expert advice on resume reviews. For more information, visit JobJournal.com or call 888-THE-JOBS (843-5627).

WHAT:      Sacramento’s 17th Annual Career Expo

WHERE:   Masonic Temple building, 1123 J Street

WHEN:      Tuesday, December 10th, noon – 4pm

WHO:        Some of the employers hiring include:

County of Sacramento, Planar Monolithics Industries, CarMax,

Sheri Del Torchio Joins Community 1st Bank as Assistant Vice President/Credit Analyst

Sheri Del Torchio Joins Community 1st Bank as Assistant Vice President/Credit Analyst

Community 1st Bank announced today that Sheri Del Torchio has been named Assistant Vice President, Credit Analyst. She has 12 years of experience in multiple roles in banking within the Sacramento region. Del Torchio comes to Community 1st Bank after working the past three years with Umpqua Bank in Roseville as an Assistant Relationship Manager for the real estate owned (REO) department. Community 1st Bank has branches in downtown Auburn at 649 Lincoln Way, and in Roseville at 2250 Douglas Boulevard.

As a credit analyst at Community 1st Bank, Del Torchio will be responsible for gathering and analyzing credit information on current and potential borrowers; determine the advisability of granting credit, and assist loan officers in writing loan requests.

Finance Friday: Are You Finding Balance?

Finance Friday: Are You Finding Balance?

It’s been over 15 years now that I have been taking care of finances in our family. I love the feeling every month that comes from balancing all the financial accounts to the penny! It’s such a feeling of peace and calm.

Would you believe that I used to never have “balance’ where finances were concerned?

My lack of balanced with regards to finances spilled negatively into other areas of my life as well, but that’s for another post.