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Saving on the Grocery Bill

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Sep 8, 2017 10:01:00 AM

 

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Topics: money tips, save mon

How to raise financially smart children

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Apr 26, 2017 10:44:57 AM

As a parent, there are many lessons that you’re responsible for teaching your children. From tying their shoes to riding a bike without training wheels, your job as a parent never ends. Then, on top of those responsibilities, you also have to teach them about the one thing most parents don’t feel confident about — managing money.

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Topics: National Credit Union Youth Week, money tips, youth Month, money lessons

Four money lessons to teach your children

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Apr 11, 2017 9:55:06 AM

It's never too early to teach your children about money. In fact, the earlier the better. Here are four money lessons you can start teaching your child today. 

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Topics: National Credit Union Youth Week, Youth Financial Education, money tips, money, youth Month

How to teach your child to ‘give a hoot’ about money and the importance of saving

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Apr 4, 2017 12:07:50 PM

The first step to teaching your kids about money is talking about money. 

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Topics: Money Management, Youth Financial Education, money tips, youth Month

It pays to start saving now — the importance of compound interest

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Mar 14, 2017 11:50:16 AM

In case you haven’t heard, compound interest is the best.

You may remember it as an equation you had to memorize for math class, but it’s so much more than that. It’s the concept that powers all sorts of savings and investment products and, over time, allows you to turn your money into, well, more money!

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Topics: Save Money, Savings, money tips, compound interest, investing

Three smart money moves to make with your tax refund

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Feb 14, 2017 2:22:10 PM

According to the IRS, the average tax refund is $3,000. Yes – 3,000 big ones! What’s the first thing that you’ll do with your windfall of cash? Save it, of course! While you may be tempted to blow your money on things like electronics or a new wardrobe, we encourage you to resist the temptation to spend. Use your refund in one of these three ways and you’ll thank yourself.

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Topics: Taxes, Savings, Personal Finance, money tips, tax refund

The budgeting basics – Part two

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Jan 18, 2017 10:51:35 AM

After our first blog post about the importance of budgeting, you were inspired and crafted a flexible budget plan that works for you… right? Okay, if you didn’t it’s okay. Here are some more tips to encourage you to start budgeting.

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Topics: Budgeting, Money Management, Budget, Save Money, money tips, money

The budgeting basics – Part one

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Jan 9, 2017 1:01:26 PM

Budgets are like the New Year’s resolutions of personal finance. We all know we should have one and we all know it’s a fairly simple thing to follow—at least in theory. Like resolutions, we often map out personal budgets with the best of intentions, only to abandon them a couple of weeks later.

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Topics: Family budget, Budgeting, Money Management, Budget, money tips

Four winter car maintenance tips to save you money

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Dec 16, 2016 11:03:44 AM

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Topics: Car Safety, Save Money, money tips, winter, car maintenance

Top financial moves to make before the new year

Posted by Community Choice Credit Union on Nov 18, 2016 11:01:24 AM

Each year, over 25% of Americans make New Year’s resolutions to spend less and save more money. Unsurprisingly, following through on these resolutions is harder than it seems. But, with proper planning and the right financial tools, it’s possible to accomplish this.

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Topics: Finances, Money Management, Save Money, Personal Finance, money tips

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