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February 1st, 2016

Avoiding Credit Card Fraud

Credit cards are convenient & easy to use. However, they may also expose you to fraud. Read our tips to learn how to shop smart and do your best to prevent it.


January 27th, 2016

What is a CD?

What is a certificate of deposit? If you're unfamiliar with this type of investment and looking for answers, look no further! We've got you covered.


January 27th, 2016

Traditional vs. Roth IRA

It's never too early to start saving for retirement! Although work-sponsored retirement accounts are a fantastic way to save money, don't forget about IRAs.


January 27th, 2016

How to Save for a Down Payment

A larger down payment translates to smaller mortgage payments, a lower interest rate, and instant equity in your home. Check out these tips to help you save...


January 26th, 2016

Checking vs. Savings Account

When you visit your local credit union and request to open an account, you'll be asked which type you would like to open: checking or savings.


January 25th, 2016

Benefits of a Credit Union

If you're opening a checking account or considering switching from a bank to a credit union, take a moment to discover the many benefits of a credit union...


January 25th, 2016

How Much Is Your Car Worth?

Your car's current value will be based on its age, its mileage, its make, its model, and more. Ready to learn what your car is currently worth?


January 5th, 2016

How to Check Your Credit Score

Maintaining a healthy credit score won't just improve your own financial situation; it could also boost your family's happiness. Read how to check your scor


January 5th, 2016

Getting Your First Credit Card

Tips on understanding, choosing and using your first credit card.


January 5th, 2016

Saving for Retirement

Saving for the end of your career is crucial. Wondering when to start saving for retirement? The short answer? Start saving as soon as you can.


December 29th, 2015

How Credit Counseling Works

With the help of a credit counselor, you can learn to manage your money, pay off your debts, develop a budget, and create a personalized plan.


December 29th, 2015

How to Apply for a Home Loan

A home loan can help you purchase the house that will not only become your home, but will also be one of the biggest investments of your life.


December 29th, 2015

Knowing Your Credit Score

Never underestimate the importance of knowing your credit score. Your credit score will follow you throughout your life, from your first credit card & beyond.


December 8th, 2015

FAQs About Credit Cards

Have questions about credit cards? To better understand the power and the risk they present, let's explore some frequently asked questions about credit cards.


August 10th, 2015

What Is A Credit Union?

Learn what a credit union is and how it differs from a bank.