I'm reminded, yet again, about the benefits of credit union membership. In a recent Bankrate study, the average combined cost of an out-of-network ATM transaction is $4.66, the highest it has been..
It has been an expensive year. The Consumer Price Index (CPI), a measure of economy-wide inflation, was up by 8.2 percent from September 2021 to September 2022, making it tougher to stretch your..
You have wants. You have needs. And you have two ways of paying for them – pull out the credit card or use the money you have set aside. Which would you prefer?
It’s a safe bet that most people would..
We’ve been hearing the word “inflation” a lot recently as if it’s a new phenomenon. It’s not. Inflation is just another word for rising prices, which are actually a regular occurrence. In fact, ..
Maybe you’re tired of writing rent checks each month, knowing that your hard-earned salary funds your landlord’s real estate investment. Or perhaps you want to purchase a new home but won't have the..
We often get members who'll come into a branch or call our Remote Support team to ask about opening a CD or Certificate of Deposit. Sometimes they're surprised to learn that we don't offer CDs; we..
My brother's voice was laced with panic. "Please call me back," he said in the voicemail. "I got a notice today that my credit score is in the 600s and I don't understand why."