Resource Center

We offer a multitude of resources to ensure our clients stay informed and in control of their finances. We also encourage our clients to utilize the below organizations.

Resources

Minnesota Secretary of State​

Minnesota Secretary of State

Visit Website: https://www.sos.state.mn.us/

Phone Number: 651-296-2803

Social Security Administration​

Social Security Administration

Minnesota Unemployment Insurance​

Minnesota Unemployment Insurance

  • You Can Win Free Crocs If You Enter this Contest by Friday
    by mike@thepennyhoarder.com (Mike Brassfield)

    Who cares about pumpkin spice when October is also “Croctober”? Hey, Crocs aren’t for everyone, but lots of people swear by the rubbery foam clogs. Nurses love ‘em. The Crocs company gave away a million pairs to health care workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now you’ve got a shot at winning some free Crocs of This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • The 22 Best Sites for Cheap Eyeglasses Online
    by larissa.runkle@gmail.com (Larissa Runkle)

    Some of the links in this post are from our sponsors. We provide you with accurate, reliable information. Learn more about how we make money and select our advertising partners. Like shopping for most things, buying prescription eyeglasses online has become the new norm. In addition to the sheer convenience of being able to try This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Clean Energy for All Helps Americans Save on Energy Bills
    by michael.archambault@thepennyhoarder.com (Michael Archambault)

    To help Americans take advantage of savings from the recently passed Inflation Reduction Act, the White House has launched the Clean Energy for All webpage. Consumers and small businesses can visit the page to learn how the act can provide utility bill savings and discounts on electric vehicles and appliances. The White House outlines areas This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • 10 Simple Ways to Get Paid to Text
    by ciara.ainsley@gmail.com (Ciara Ainsley McLaren)

    The average American sends or receives over 40 text messages per day. What if you could actually get paid for texting?  There are companies out there willing to pay for texters. Some want trained professionals to provide SMS-based coaching. Others want everyday people to text their answers to quick survey questions. And still others just This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Dear Penny: I'm Desperate for Money, but My Boyfriend Loathes My Side Gig
    by robin@thepennyhoarder.com (Robin Hartill, CFP®)

    Dear Penny, My live-in boyfriend and I both work. He makes about two to three times more than I do.  I love my job, but it’s not making me enough money. I get very anxious about bills and expenses, even though my boyfriend helps with the bills. He pays half of each bill we share, This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Sezzle Review 2022: Buy Now, Pay Later With This App
    by michael.archambault@thepennyhoarder.com (Michael Archambault)

    A brand-new Macbook for work, a pair of new Pumas for the running trail, or a replacement Android smartphone — sometimes big purchases can be a brutal financial hit. That was until Sezzle came along to give a bit of sizzle to shopping. A buy now, pay later service, Sezzle helps make large purchases more This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Medicare Part B Premiums Are Going Down in 2023 — Here’s Why
    by rachel.christian@thepennyhoarder.com (Rachel Christian, CEPF®)

    Medicare beneficiaries will pay less for their Part B premium next year, the first decrease in a decade. Other Medicare costs, like Part A deductibles, are on the rise. Here’s how it breaks down. Medicare Part B Premiums Will Decrease in 2023 The standard Medicare Part B premium will be $164.90 a month in 2023, This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • How a Credit Card Hardship Program Can Help During a Crisis
    by tiffanyc@thepennyhoarder.com (Tiffany Connors)

    A credit card hardship program could offer the help you need paying your bill. Issuers don’t advertise them much, but here’s how one works. This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Become a Hurricane Hero with Lineman Jobs That Pay $74K a Year
    by amahadevan@thepennyhoarder.com (Alex Mahadevan)

    Recent hurricanes have brought lineman jobs into the spotlight. Here’s how you can become a hurricane hero and make tons of money without a degree. This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Clever Places to Sell Used Books Online and In Person
    by nmkottmann@gmail.com (Niki Kottmann)

    There’s something about a full bookshelf that screams “I’m educated and I’m not afraid to show it!” But let’s face it — a lot of your books are just collecting dust. Whether you’ve got a pile of novels you read once and have no intention of reading again or a stack you’ve never read in This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • On an Income-Driven Repayment Plan? Here’s What You Should Know
    by robert.bruce@thepennyhoarder.com (Robert Bruce)

    For student loan borrowers, it’s been a year full of news. From multiple forbearance extensions to fraud settlements and the larges student loan forgiveness plan in U.S. history, many borrowers received a boost of momentum in 2022. While there are still many questions about the evolving details of some of these announcements (including refunds), one issue that This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

  • Who Gets Your Social Security When You Die?
    by robin@thepennyhoarder.com (Robin Hartill, CFP®)

    Most of us never see the first 6.2% of our paychecks. That money goes straight to Social Security taxes. If you live long enough and earn the required 40 credits — which translates to 10 years of work — you’ll get a monthly retirement benefit someday. But who gets your Social Security if you die This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.