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There's a lot more to personal finance than most of us ever learned in school. Our blog is here to help you hone your skills on the finer points of saving money, borrowing wisely, and charting a course for your future.

Simplify Shopping with Contactless Cards

Spend less time in the checkout line and more time doing what you want!…

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4 Steps for Buying Your First Car

At 20 years old, a college student and credit union member, Mary was approved for an auto loan and purchased her first car. That was a proud parent moment for sure! Her father, Aaron, helped set Mary up for success, but it was Mary who saved the down payment. How did she do it? Read on to learn her advice on saving to buy her first car.…

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Curb Appeal Matters

First impressions are everything—at least when it comes to selling your home.…

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Tie the Knot Without Overspending

Make your wedding day memorable without breaking the bank. To help get your wedding planning started, consider these four financial tips for saving money or at least staying within your budget.…

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Manage Your Credit Score with Devon Dibiase

A major part of your financial journey is your credit score. Improving it is a science and something that our concierge, Devon, is well versed in.…

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Embark on Your Debt-Free Journey

Have you ever considered how debt is affecting your life? Side effects from debt can include trouble sleeping or concentrating, damaged credit score and difficulty paying for everyday expenses.…

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Secured vs. Unsecured Loans

As we enter 2021, many people are making financial resolutions that focus on milestones like buying a car, going on a vacation, getting married or even doing home repairs. The best tool in your resolution toolbox is knowledge.…

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Home Equity Loan Types Explained

We all keep lists, either written down or in our heads, of our goals and dreams for the future. It could be anything from a wedding, college, home improvements, a special vacation or perhaps you just need funding for an unexpected expense.…

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Make the Most of Your Home's Equity

As you continue to navigate through these unusual times, it could be the perfect time to tap into your home's equity.…

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A Simple 'Recipe' for Managing Your Credit Score

The way your credit score works can seem mysterious, with several factors intertwining in complex ways.…

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