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How to Control Your Money with Strategic Buying

How to Control Your Money with Strategic Buying | Partner Colorado Credit Union Denver, CO

Controlling where your money goes can often times feel overwhelming. And with inflation on the rise, the price of everything, from groceries to gas, seems to be getting higher and higher. While you can’t control the price of things sold in stores, you can have control over your money by following these four steps of strategic buying. Here’s how it works and how you can take back control of your money.

When to Avoid Bargain Shopping

A woman bargain shopping at a liquidation sale

With the biggest spending season of the year coming up, it’s time to brush up on your shopping smarts. Don’t get caught springing for something you can’t afford. This year, give yourself the gift of a solid budget and a credit card balance that doesn’t haunt you for months to come. 

Here’s when that steal of a deal you can’t wait to show off to your friends is not such a bargain after all. 

How Can You Shop Safely on Black Friday?

Shop safe on Black Friday

Are you a bargain hunter who thrives on finding incredible deals? If so, you’re probably really looking forward to Black Friday, but maybe you’re also worried about the risks. From the possibility of being trampled to the chance your shopping bags will be stolen or that your credit card will be frauded. There’s so much that could go wrong.