Teaching Our Youth the Value of a Dollar: Ask Why, Before You Buy

Teaching Our Youth the Value of a Dollar Ask Why, Before You Buy   Taking your children to the grocery store, let alone the toy store or department store is never a parent’s favorite task. So many new, attractive things to see and touch…and buy! If you ask any parent,...

Financial Tips To Prepare for The Holidays

Five Financial Tips to Prepare for the Holidays This is the full article featured in our Fall 2017 Newsletter by Holly Perez The holidays are fast approaching. Season’s greetings and good cheer are often coupled with extra expenses. Precious time spent with friends...

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before Buying a House

This is the full version of the article featured on our Newsletter, from Today.com, published on May. 3, 2017 at 12:49 PM - by Lia Wiedemann Buying a house can be confusing, overwhelming and expensive by the time buyers get the keys, but putting rent payments toward a...

What to Know About Home Equity Loans

If you’re a homeowner, you have a powerful tool in your financial arsenal: the home equity loan. Home equity loans allow some consumers to borrow a large amount of money relatively easily and cheaply. But they aren’t right for all situations. Here’s a bit more about...

Reasons to get a Personal Loan

With only a few days left to take advantage of our low rate Personal Loan, we put together a helpful list of reasons you may need this great deal! 10. Pay Off Credit Cards This is a common use for a personal loan. You borrow enough to pay off multiple bills or credit...

Payment Protection on Your Loan

Truth is, no one likes to think about the worst case scenario when it comes to life. That’s probably why only 4 out of 10 workers have a financial plan in place for the unexpected. So for the other 60% out there, it is important to think about how your family will...

Opening up a Youth Savings Account

It’s never too early to start teaching the power of savings to your child or grandchild. Opening up a youth savings account is the best way to give children a glimpse into how a credit union actually works. Of course there are other benefits to opening an account,...

6 Ways to Save More Money in the New Year

Let's take a moment to reflect back on 2016 and your finances. Did you set a resolution last year to pay off a debt, purchase a new car or perhaps just set aside some extra savings? How did it go? Whether or not you actually met your goal, I'm sure you picked up some...