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    Mother’s Day Suggestions that will make Mom Happy

    Guess what’s happening this week? Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 12, and that is right around the corner. Have you gotten your Mom anything for Mother’s Day yet? Time is running out to get her something that will show the love and appreciation that […]

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    Track Your Spending to Know Where Money Goes

    Continuing our series “Ten Smart Money Management Tips” and going hand-in-hand with our last post on getting organized, now we are going to discuss techniques to track your spending. Seeing exactly where your money goes will help identify areas where spending can be reduced. Then that […]

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    Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide May 3 – 5, 2013

    The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide is a regular listing of weekend events to help you plan something good to do on your time off. Look through the guide and see what you can find to entertain yourself and your family this weekend. The weather will be nice […]

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    Get Organized to be Financially Successful

    Several weeks ago we started a series “Ten Smart Money Management Steps” and step number one was getting organized. It just stands to reason if you have a big messy pile of unopened bills and statements then you probably don’t know where your money is […]

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    Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide April 26 – 28, 2013

    The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide is here! This weekend has lots to do for you and the family. Get out and be a part of the events happening around the Los Angeles area. Whether its a pig roast or a walk to benefit hungry kids, just get […]

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    The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide April 19 – 21, 2013

    The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide is here! Stop spinning your wheels over what to do this weekend and take a look at all the things to do around the area! Make weekend plans, get out of the house and have fun with friends and family. The BIG […]

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    Financing Tips to Make Sure a New Vehicle is in Your Future

    It’s the one thing I’ve never been able to understand, why is buying a new car or truck so hard? If you’re like me just the thought of “window shopping” fills you with a sense of dread. The pushy salesmen, the haggling back and forth […]

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  • Formula Drift in Long Beach - Longshoremen's Weekend Guide

    The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide: April 12 – 14, 2013

    The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide is here and it will get you ready for the weekend! California weather is always nice so get out and enjoy the weekend. Look through what’s going on in the Los Angeles area and make some plans! Formula Drift WHEN: April 12 […]

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  • Ten money tips - ILWU Credit Union

    Ten Smart Money Management Tips

    You work hard for your money, and it’s easy to assume that work and your paycheck are always going to be there, unfortunately none of us know exactly what the future holds. This article is the first in an upcoming series where we’ll discuss saving options, […]

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