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6 Conscious Companies that Help You Make and Save Money

6 Conscious Companies that Help You Make and Save Money It’s easy to think of business and only think of profits. But some companies care about more than money. They care about the environment. They care about the people living on this planet. Some of them even care about both. But the most innovative companies…
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Why This Solar Company Founder is Starting a Credit Union

Blake Jones, co-founder of Namaste Solar and Clean Energy Credit Union, was growing frustrated with the poor financing choices available to his customers. Turns out you can get better financing for a t.v. or couch than you can for solar panels. So he set out to do something about it. Jones and his team are…

What’s Keeping You From An Online Financial Institution?

What’s Keeping You from an Online Financial Institution? Let’s be honest. When was the last time you actually walked into your bank’s local branch to perform a transaction? If you are like most people today, you are performing most of your transactions online. Online financial institutions have a host of advantages over traditional banks. Higher…
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Divorce Your Bank In 8 Simple Steps – Who Are You Trusting With Your Money?

The Ugly Truth About Big Banks Is it time to divorce your bank? Many Americans hold a checking account at mega-banks like Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Chase, and Citibank. These four banks hold roughly 40% percent of all US commercial assets. These four banks also have questionable track records reflecting certain shady business practices,…
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