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#happylife: Money Jar program helps kids learn to save from an early age

Do you remember when you received your first crisp, green dollar bill for the very first time? A handful of coins as your first allowance? These days instead of racing out the door to spend it on candy and toys, parents are trying to encourage their kids to save as costs for things like college continue to increase.

What to buy during Memorial Day sales

This weekend marks the Memorial Day holiday and stores across the country are offering deep discounts on hot summer items. But what sales are really worth taking up?