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Use Less Energy and Save Money at Home

Is your household energy efficient? Reducing the amount of energy your household uses can lower not only your utility bills, but also lessen your environmental impact.…

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Know Your Medicare Options

It’s never too early to start thinking about your health. If you will be turning 65 soon or if you are caring for an older loved one, you may have questions about choosing the right option for Medicare.…

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Support Small Businesses During the Holidays

Even if you're sticking to a budget during the holiday season, it's easier than you think to shop local and support small businesses.…

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Tips for Saving on Cyber Monday

While Black Friday is still alive and well, Cyber Monday offers the same (or sometimes better) deals, and you don’t even have to get out of your pajamas to take advantage of them.…

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Host Thanksgiving on a Budget

We know what you’re thinking. “That’s impossible. I can’t host Thanksgiving on a budget!” Well, we’ve done some research and have found a few ways to help you save during the holidays.…

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Finding the Right Real Estate Agent

Especially in today’s housing market, choosing the right real estate agent is the key to a smooth and stress-free homebuying experience.…

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Rethink Your Home Office

Remote work is here to stay for many organizations. While employees can enjoy flexible work from home options, creating a productive and dedicated workspace can be challenging.…

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How Differences Make our FaM1ly Stronger

Fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace where associates are valued and empowered to flourish in their careers is paramount for Members 1st Federal Credit Union.…

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Save Money on Road Trips

Road trips are the perfect adventure for any time of year, but especially in the fall. Traveling on a budget? Even better.…

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8 Affordable Self-Care Ideas

When life is busy, it's crucial to rest, relax and recharge without worrying about the high price of self-care.…

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