MoneyWisdom Blog

Hanscom Federal Credit Union

Recent Posts

We Have Answers to Your Money Management Questions

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Jul 15, 2018 10:54:00 AM

We created a financial education suite with you in mind. It gives you tools to manage your money wisely. Find our popular MoneyWisdom blog, downloadable how-to guides, and 24/7 access to financial counselors – all available to you in the privacy of your own home and at no cost.

Read More

Topics: Money Management, Financial Wellness, How-to Guides

Free checking with rewards? Say hello to Kasasa

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Jul 13, 2018 11:50:17 AM

Read More

Topics: Checking, Financial Wellness, Kasasa

Boston Marathon Team Raises $44,000 for Boston Children's Hospital

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Jul 13, 2018 11:42:16 AM

 
Team Hanscom FCU – Elizabeth, Andy, and Ray

Despite some of the worst weather in Boston Marathon history, our Team Hanscom FCU runners pushed through the difficult conditions and finished the race, raising approximately $44,000 along the way. Your generous contributions will be given to Credit Union Kids at Heart, which last year donated $180,000 to Boston Children’s Hospital. Thank you for contributing to this effort!

Read More

Topics: Hanscom FCU Community, Hanscom FCU, Boston Marathon, Community, Raising Money

Emergency savings accounts: Where to stash your cash

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Jul 1, 2018 1:48:00 PM

What if your income stream suddenly stopped? Would paying for the essentials be difficult? What if an unexpected expense, such as a medical bill, popped up? Would you be able to pay it? Many people turn to credit to help them make ends meet in difficult times. While it may provide temporary relief, it could cost you, as interest accumulates on your balance if you cannot pay it in full. Not to mention, it may be a struggle to make the payments each month.

Read More

Topics: Money Management, Savings

6 Summer Saving Tips

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Jun 30, 2018 1:29:00 PM

Everybody loves summer, right? School’s out. Students are graduating. Friends are getting married. And everybody’s thinking vacay! Trouble is, the costs for all that fun can add up and sink your savings goals in the process. The good news is that with a little planning, you and your family can enjoy all that summer has to offer, without busting your budget.

Read More

Topics: Savings, Saving Money

Are you financially prepared for a natural disaster?

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Jun 29, 2018 12:56:10 PM

Read More

Topics: Money Management, Insurance

Should you pay for travel insurance?

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Jun 21, 2018 1:20:56 PM

You’re about to purchase airfare online. You’re almost done booking the ticket when you’re confronted with the question: Do you want to add travel insurance to your purchase?

Read More

Topics: Insurance, Travel

5 Ways To Overcome Debt Stress

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on May 7, 2018 2:55:00 PM

If overwhelming debt is causing you stress, you are not alone. Millions of Americans are suffering from anxiety and depression because they have difficulty paying their financial obligations.

Read More

Topics: Money Management, Debt

What happens to your money when you die?

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Apr 23, 2018 7:12:00 AM

If you were to become incapacitated or die, how easy would it be for relatives or someone else to take over your financial affairs? Would they have to search through a mountain of paperwork? If you don’t receive paper statements, would they even find out about all of your accounts?

Read More

Topics: Money Management, Estate Planning

10 great ways to spend a tax refund

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Apr 20, 2018 7:07:00 AM

*This publication is only intended to be used for general informational purposes. Consult a tax professional for the most current data and/or personal advice.

Read More

Topics: Savings, Taxes

Add a Comment

Subscribe to MoneyWisdom Blog Updates

     
Is Investment Property Ownership Right for You?

Posts by Topic

Recent Posts