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    Save Smarter

    It’s a quietly growing crime with often devastating consequences: financial fraud targeting older victims, often online. In 2017, the U.S. Treasury Department reported over 60,000 cases of elder financial abuse, a 19% increase over the previous year. If you’re among the millions of American women who provide some level of care to a parent or older relative, or if you just want to watch out for older family members, be on your guard with these tips from the Member One Fraud Team...

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    Travel: Look Ahead to 2020

    Maybe your summer vacation has become a distant memory now that September is here, and football season is under way. But now is the ideal time to think about your vacation plan for summer 2020 if you haven’t already. Start organizing your itinerary with these practical tips. The more you do now, the less stress you deal with later...

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    Anne Vaughan Designs

    Anne Vaughan Designs offers unique and affordable jewelry pieces to customers in over 300 stores across the nation. Their bracelets, necklaces, and earrings are created by artisan makers in the Blue Ridge Mountains. These memorable designs may travel far and wide, but the heart of the work remains rooted in the Roanoke and New River Valley! The venture began nearly fifteen years ago, when a brave mother chose to pursue her dreams...

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    5 Financial Tips for College Freshmen

    You’ve picked out your dorm decorations, emailed your roommate, and printed out your class schedule and campus map. But, you’re not really ready for freshman year unless you’ve considered your finances! Here are five tips to get you off on the right financial foot for the next four years and beyond...

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    Become a Conscious Consumer

    For at least the last twenty years, people have searched for the best bargains to add to their closet every season. Clothes are discarded in giant trash bags from closets every few months in the pursuit of something new. At some point, many consumers stopped paying critical attention to the items with frayed threads that hit clearance racks after a few hundred people tried them on in the dressing room...

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    Jefferson Center Rocks

    Continuing with its mission to enrich the community, Jefferson Center is pleased to present its 2019-2020 Performance Season. The curated season consists of world-touring artists, GRAMMY® award winners, and musicians who’ve influenced the musical landscape of today.