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5 Ways You Can Scare Up Extra Cash This Halloween

Did you retire the checkbook and register years ago? Do you now pay your bills automatically? If you answered yes to these questions, then you may be in the dark about your account balance(s) and [...]

By | October 25th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Review These 5 Things in Your Financial Portfolio

It's National Save for Retirement Week! Established by Congress in 2006, this week is all about retirement savings. Whether retirement is around the corner or in your distant future, we're sure you’d like to see [...]

By | October 21st, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Benefits of EMV® Chip Cards

You may have heard of, or have even received, one of the new EMV® credit or debit cards with a small gold or silver “chip” embedded in it. As of October 2015, U.S. businesses have been [...]

By | October 4th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Your Common VA Benefits Questions Answered

If you’ve served in the military, then you have a wide variety of benefits at your fingertips that you may not even know about. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides relief options for [...]

By | September 30th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Finish in Four: The Real Cost of Extending College

Are you one of the 60 percent of college students who, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, won’t graduate in the typical four years? Maybe you’re on the five- or even six-year plan? [...]

By | September 21st, 2016|Wallet Watch|

I’m a Millennial. Do I Need Life Insurance?

Life insurance isn’t everyone’s favorite topic; after all, it feels strange to plan for after your death. But like any other financial decision, planning for your dependents is a wise idea. You may be saying [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Beyond Plastic: Credit Innovations on the Horizon

Security and convenience are what you’ve come to expect when it comes to paying with plastic. What if you could have security, reliability and convenience? Companies are hard at work developing new devices and ways [...]

By | May 27th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Is Your Budget Suffering From Invisible Expenses?

Even if you’re earning a reasonable salary, it can still be easy to find yourself living paycheck to paycheck. Invisible expenses may be to blame! By combing through your budget, you can often find invisible [...]

By | April 24th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

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|

Make Your Savings Automatic!

By Kevin Driscoll, CFP®, VP, Advisory Services, Navy Federal Financial Group   Whether we realize it or not, saving is a natural part of life. It can be as simple as storing leftovers for tomorrow’s [...]

By | February 22nd, 2016|Wallet Watch|