Save money for more fun with these vacation money saving tips!

Posted on Aug 6, 2015 in Featured, Managing Your Money, Money Tips, Peoples Bank News, Peoples Progress e-Newsletter |

  For decades, families all over the world have done two things to help save money for vacation: set aside a little each month in a special account, and collect all their pocket change in a jar during the year. You would be surprised how much you can save in just a few months or a year. Another age-old technique is to round up a coupon book. The Visitors’ Center in most destinations offer a trove of discounts for hotels, restaurants and...

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Help Children Stay Safe Online

Posted on May 1, 2014 in Online Security |

Perhaps the biggest internet threat isn’t your identity, it’s the threat to your children and grandchildren. Guardians of children are better off being proactive and preparing their defenses against online threats. Bullies aren’t just in the school yard, they are also online. Predators are a constant threat, and now mobile devices can give them an extra “in” to vulnerable children. Knowing that, and knowing what form that threat can take is...

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Save Money on Your Summer National Park Trip

Posted on Jul 5, 2013 in Peoples Bank News, Spending Tips |

Summer time is here and that means vacation season is also on your doorstep. Unfortunately, vacations can also be synonymous with expensive trips and overpriced food and lodging. But vacations don’t have to be a financial headache. If you choose to visit a National Park, family vacations can be less expensive and still fun, especially if you follow these six suggestions to make your National Park vacation more affordable. Carpool – By...

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