Some “Van Damme” Good Ways To Get Home For The Holidays [VIDEO]

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The SALT™ Blog is taking off a day early for Thanksgiving, and our departure got us thinking about this holiday-themed video of the week from last year. Sure, the day before Thanksgiving may be a little late to change your turkey day travel plans (Van Damme could do it, or at least Timecop could); however, keep these tips in mind for your next trip. Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!…

Education Tax Credits And Deductions: More Fun Than An Office Of Monkeys [MEMES]

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With taxes due in a month, we thought you might need a final push to swing into action. Fortunately, we found the perfect “person” in our archives to help you: the office monkey. Yes, we uncaged him to once again talk about education tax credits and deductions. And while his terrible puns have not evolved, he did update this information to reflect tax year 2013. Enjoy!…

11 Ways The Government Thanks Servicemembers With Student Loans

"Wooo! No interest rate on my Direct loans made after October, 8 2011." Or at least I think that's what they are celebrating here.
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In honor of Veterans Day, we marched straight out of the archives one of our favorite posts: Ashley Norwood detailing all the ways the government salutes student borrowers who are servicemembers. And while she originally chided herself for not publishing this in time for Memorial Day, this “Operation: Ashley Archive” makes sure we thank everyone who has served in a timely manner. (Though not with that “Operation” name. We’ll come up with something better.)…

What Good Money Advice Does “Breaking Bad” Offer?

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This weekend, Breaking Bad wraps up its kinetic final season. These last episodes provided a lot of insight about what not to do with your money (don’t throw it out your car window; don’t bury it in the desert). However, there was a time when we found some good money lessons from Walt and Jesse. So, in honor of their final adventure, we’re removing the outlet plate from this blog—not to find a hidden ricin capsule, but rather, a favorite post from our archive.…