News & Notes

News & Notes

  • Preparing to Apply for Business Financing

    Apr 05, 2019 | Full story
    RCU teller talking to a memberSmall business owners know their company and products inside out, but when it comes time to applying for a business loan, many struggle to pull together the right documents. Get some tips for how to move easily through the process.
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    • Financial Tips
  • Spring Clean Your Wallet

    Mar 08, 2019 | Full story

    Wallet on tableSpring is a time of renewal. Think of it as a great time to freshen up your finances, too. Use that tax return to kick off an emergency savings account. Follow up on your New Year’s resolution to improve your credit score. Whatever your goal, now is the perfect time to get your financial house in order. Click through to discover four strategies that will help.

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    • Financial Tips
    • Blog
  • Hit the Road – Not Your Budget

    Mar 08, 2019 | Full story

    Couple in a car looking at a mapA good, old-fashioned road trip is one of the most fun ways to visit new places and explore the world. Even better, it’s usually less expensive than other modes of transportation. But that doesn’t mean you should throw budgeting out the window. Discover four great ways to save money.

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    • Blog
    • Financial Tips
  • Help Your Kids Save: 3 Effective tips for Raising Money-Smart Children

    Feb 05, 2019 | Full story
    Savings for kidsWhen it comes to teaching kids about saving money, it helps to focus on one important concept: the future. Most children don’t have long-term plans for their cash. When they get money, they want to spend it all right away.
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    • Blog
    • Financial Tips
  • Knocking Down Debt

    Jan 03, 2019 | Full story
    Person looking at financial documents while using a calculatorChances are, over the holidays you opened a few store credit cards to take advantage of in-house specials. It’s great to get that discount, but if you leave balances on those cards, you’re paying high interest rates. (One popular department store, for instance, charges 27.24% APR.) We’d like to help you knock down that debt more quickly.
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    • Financial Tips
    • Financial Wellness
    • Blog