Choose your own produce at a local farm

Illustration by Annelise Capossela [MORE: Your Ultimate Guide to Summer Fun in New Jersey] New Jersey summer produce is more than corn and tomatoes. In July and August, the Garden State’s bounty includes blueberries, blackberries, peaches, raspberries and more. The summer months are also those when sunflowers bloom. The best …

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Prepaying Your VA Mortgage: Is It Worth It?

People with most types of mortgages, including borrowers on home loans guaranteed by the Department of Veterans Affairs, can save tens of thousands of dollars by speeding up their mortgage payments. This means that a borrower pays more than what is due for their monthly payment, or adds an additional …

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8 tips for your finances

Through Richard Eisenberg, Next avenue Editor Getty Images As we’ve all noticed, inflation has been on the rise lately – the consumer price index fell from 1.6% at the end of the first quarter of 2021 to around 3.4% for the second quarter. And that has major implications for how …

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