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2016 Outlook: Tech Tools Will Make Your Financial Life Easier

Digital tools are revolutionizing the banking industry. As more credit unions are known for providing a warm, personal banking experience, but that doesn’t mean members miss out on the latest tech tools. Here are some [...]

By | March 24th, 2016|Smart Spending|

Consolidating Debt: When Does It Make Sense?

Produced by NerdWallet Debt can be hard to beat, especially when you’re juggling payments on credit cards, consumer loans and student loans and they continue to pile up on top of your living expenses. Overwhelmed [...]

By | February 25th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

5 Tips to Prepare for Small Business Tax Season

Even if you're staying on track with your New Year's resolutions, every small business owner still has to prepare for small business tax season. The major deadline may be a month or two away, but [...]

By | December 31st, 2015|Better Your Business|

7 Small Business Loan Application Terms That You Need to Understand

If you’ve applied for a small business loan you might have thought that the fine print on your contract sounded like another language. Yet, it’s crucial for you to understand your loan’s terms and conditions. “[Small-business [...]

By | July 20th, 2015|Better Your Business|

3 Potential Benefits of Getting Small Business Loans From a Credit Union

Are you looking for a small business loan to grow your company? You might be able to find a great deal at a local credit union, a nonprofit financial institution that is owned and controlled by its [...]

By | June 19th, 2015|Better Your Business|

Improve Your Home’s Value While Spring Cleaning

Spring has sprung, and with it comes the opportunity to recover from winter’s wrath. While you’re doing your spring cleaning, consider some simple home improvements to add overall value—and fun—to your home. But not all [...]

By | March 27th, 2015|Home Front|

Money Lessons to Share with Your Tween or Teen Before Heading Back to School

The first day of school is right around the corner! If you’ve been wondering about the best way to teach your child money lessons, here are some tips that don’t require books or desks. When [...]

By | August 8th, 2014|Wallet Watch|

Summer Staycation Satisfaction

Whether you’re considering taking a weeklong roadtrip or spending a few days in the Bahamas, you’re faced with the harsh reality that leaving town this summer often means spending a small fortune. Last year, more [...]

By | July 3rd, 2014|Smart Spending|

Understanding Your Finances at Every Stage of Life

What does it mean to be “financially literate”? At a basic level, financial literacy is understanding how money works and using the best strategies possible to manage your finances. According to a 2013 survey by the National [...]

By | April 28th, 2014|Wallet Watch|

Are You Taking Advantage of All Your Credit Union’s Military Perks?

For saving and borrowing needs, credit unions are often the average consumer’s best resource. Because they are not-for-profits, surplus funds are passed back to their members through better interest rates and other benefits. But if [...]

By | March 14th, 2014|Wallet Watch|