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Why Fall Is the Best Season to Buy a Home

Jaszmine Davis Jaszmine Davis Why Fall Is the Best Season to Buy a Home

The spring and summer seasons are notorious for hot days and a hot real estate market. But have you ever considered buying a home in the fall? Potential home buyers are usually more concerned with trick-or-treating and pumpkin spiced lattes during the autumnal months, when in reality, they should be scoping out neighborhoods as fall […]

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Insight into Credit: What You May Not Know about Credit Scores

Jaszmine Davis Jaszmine Davis Insight into Credit: What You May Not Know about Credit Scores

Everyone has heard the term “credit score.” It’s the three-digit number determined by your credit history. It tells a lender how well you’ve managed past credit and predicts your future creditworthiness. Your credit score can affect your ability to purchase a home, get a new car, or in some cases, secure a job. But do […]

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Back-to-School on a Budget: Tips to Save Your Money and Your Sanity

Jaszmine Davis Jaszmine Davis Back-to-School on a Budget: Tips to Save Your Money and Your Sanity

Back-to-school season means you’re back to packing lunches, doing homework, and navigating after school activities. It’s also back to the second most expensive shopping season of the year, behind the winter holidays. According to the National Retail Federation’s annual survey, Americans rack up a big bill of over $82 billion in back-to-school shopping, with the […]

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Buying A Car This Summer? 4 Reasons A Credit Union is the Way to Go

Jaszmine Davis Jaszmine Davis Buying A Car This Summer? 4 Reasons A Credit Union is the Way to Go

In the game of life, purchasing a vehicle is a big milestone. Whether you’re in the market to buy your first or fourth car, this investment is not one to be taken lightly. It’s important that you are set for success and aware of your financing options before you sign on the dotted line. Many […]

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4 Smart Ways to Tap Into Your Home’s Equity

Jaszmine Davis Jaszmine Davis 4 Smart Ways to Tap Into Your Home’s Equity

Owning a home is part of the American Dream. Your home is not only a valuable asset, it can also be a powerful financial tool if used correctly. With home prices on the rise, homeowners are finding that a home equity loan (also known as a second mortgage) can be a great source of extra […]

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3 Ways You Can Benefit From a Financial Advisor

Jaszmine Davis Jaszmine Davis 3 Ways You Can Benefit From a Financial Advisor

Suggesting that someone sit down with a financial advisor may be the best advice you ever give them. People are asked to make difficult monetary decisions every day, and having the financial know-how in their back pocket is a simple way to ensure they are making the right choices. Whether you are trying to pay […]

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The Science of Saving: Help Your Child Prepare for their Financial Future

Jaszmine Davis Jaszmine Davis The Science of Saving: Help Your Child Prepare for their Financial Future

It is never too early to teach your child the value of saving money. In honor of National Credit Union Youth Month, we are encouraging all parents to look to the future and empower their children to explore the science of saving. Try these money-saving tips to help your child develop good financial habits at […]

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