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How to refinance your student loan

Whether you just graduated or just getting ready to resume payments, it's time to learn how to refinance student loans — because, after all, we never stop learning.

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Average credit scores by age

Knowing your credit score may be important — but understanding how it can work for you is a real game-changer in today’s society. How does yours compare?

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Student loan debt for the millennial generation

Being in debt is not new. How you handle student loans, though, may change the future for you and the generations of borrowers to follow.

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Why are so many millennials in debt?

In addition to asking why so many millennials are in debt, it's helpful to take a look at why young adults are facing a different debt than ever before.

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How much house can you actually afford?

Here are some simple formulas, tips, and references to help you find a house you’re comfortable paying for and a home you're happily living in, too.

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Home buying checklist: Tips for house hunting

It's hard not to fall in love once you can see yourself in your new home, but here are some house-hunting tips to keep you on track, organized, and focused.

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7 Things to know about saving for a down payment on a home

You are going to need to accumulate some cash before receiving traditional bank financing. Here are seven things you should know about the down payment process.

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How to save for a new car

Shopping for a new car on the fly without a plan? Here are some steps you can take to avoid this scenario and put yourself in a better negotiating position.

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5 Highly effective ways to improve your credit before getting a loan

Keep your credit score is in good shape before you apply for a loan with five ways you can keep tabs on your credit report and track your credit score.

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About Kasasa

We believe your money should do more... for you and your community. Founded in 2003, Kasasa is a financial and technology services company working to help empower consumers to take control of their finances and be proud of their money by banking locally with community banks and credit unions in your neighborhood, that you know and trust.

These local institutions have roots in their communities, care about people over profits, and are actively invested in local businesses to help keep the economy strong (unlike some of the megabanks we could name).

We believe you shouldn't have to choose between the best banking products, the best customer experience, or keeping your money local, where it can do more good. We've created ethical banking products and partnered exclusively with community banks and credit unions. So you can have it all.

Kasasa accounts are available at community financial institutions around the country. Find one near you at to get free checking that pays cash rewards, the only loan with Take-Backs, and more. All while keeping your money in the community, so you can always be proud of your money.