Give Thanks With Pounce & Paws

Ah, the smell of pumpkin pie and apple cider is in the air... we must be getting closer to Thanksgiving! Pounce and Paws enjoy the delicious smells while they play outside. Not many trees in Arizona have autumn leaves that layer the ground. Yet there are still plenty to jump on for that "cronch" sound! … Continue reading Give Thanks With Pounce & Paws


Money Management For A Better Tomorrow

While the ever-changing status of the world is hard to predict these days, there's always one thing you can count on: how to manage your money. As a teen, you don't have as many responsibilities as the adults in your life, meaning less bills to pay. This can make it a lot easier to save your money, or contribute to the household as you and your parents see fit. Starting out now is the best way to build yourself a strong foundation for your future.

Pounce & Paws Pool Party!

Summer in Arizona can be extremely hot - but there are a number of ways to stay cool. You can wait until the sun sets to go outside, eat cold foods like ice cream, or sit next to a fan. Our little ocelot and mountain lion friends have a favorite way to stave off the heat- swimming in the pool!

Pounce Winds Up For Father’s Day!

Pounce loves getting to spend time with his dad! They practice baseball, go on hikes, cook meals, and read books together. What do you like to do with your dad? Pounce is ready to show his father how grateful he is on Father's Day.

Making The Most of Quarantine

We've all been stuck at home for a while now. Concerts, sports, and other big events have been cancelled. Not being able to go to school, see your friends, hang out on the weekends - it can get frustrating after so long! While some of this is good for your wallet, it all adds up to less ways to spend your free time. Yet there are plans you can make with your money to help yourself in both the future and the present.

The Power of Time

Being a teenager can be hard. You’re in a limbo between childhood and adulthood. You have more responsibilities, but not as much freedom as you’d like. What’s your greatest advantage right now? You have a lot more time to make your money work for you.

Study Now, Save Later

We've talked about saving, scholarships, and loans to help pay for college. But did you know those aren't your only options to save money on your higher education? There is more you can start on during high school - you might just need to study a little harder.