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    10 Essential Banking Terms You Need to Know

    | April 26, 2017
    10 Essential Banking Terms You Need to Know Banking is full of terms and concepts that can be difficult to comprehend, even for industry professionals. But with banking and finance such an important part of our daily lives, taking the time to learn some new phrases could yield profitable results. Click Here to Learn More

    Teach Your Little Owls to Fly With Money Talks

    | April 13, 2017
    Teach Your Little Owls to Fly With Money Talks Education First is celebrating Credit Union Youth Month! The first step to teaching your kids about money is talking about money. Here are a few tips and tricks to get the conversation started! Click Here to Learn More

    How to Give Your Finances a Spring Cleaning

    | April 4, 2017
    How to Give Your Finances a Spring Cleaning Spring is a good time to comb through your personal finances and ensure that you’re managing your budget, credit cards, investments and insurance in the best possible way. Here’s how to get started. Click Here to Learn More

    5 Common Mistakes on Tax Returns

    | March 28, 2017
    5 Common Mistakes on Tax Returns Rushing to file your tax return increases the chances of error, which can delay your refund, trigger an audit or cause you to have to pay more later. Here are some of the most common tax mistakes to avoid. Click Here to Learn More

    Key Tax-Preparation Tips to Cut Stress

    | March 22, 2017
    Key Tax-Preparation Tips to Cut Stress Although it comes around every spring, tax season tends to inflict the same headaches year after year. To reduce your stress — and maximize your refund — it'll help to stay organized and be aware of recent changes to the tax code. Click Here to Learn More

    Refinancing Auto Loans 101

    | February 27, 2017
    Refinancing Auto Loans 101 If you’re paying too much in interest on your car or truck loan, refinancing could be a great way to save some serious dough. Click Here to Learn More

    Financial Steps To Take Before Buying A Car

    | February 1, 2017
    Financial Steps To Take Before Buying A Car You've searched and found the right new car! Congrats! Here are a few things to consider while looking for the best financing option: Click Here to Learn More

    Consolidating Debt: When Does It Make Sense?

    | January 25, 2017
    Consolidating Debt: When Does It Make Sense? Streamlining debts can be a useful way of managing an unyielding financial burden and lowering costs, but it’s not for everyone. Here are a few things to consider before jumping into it. Click Here to Learn More

    6 Ways To Save More Money In The New Year

    | January 17, 2017
    6 Ways To Save More Money In The New Year Even if saving has never been your thing and money is tight, the coming of a new year is an opportunity to change old financial habits. Here are some ways to become a more efficient saver. Click Here to Learn More

    Organize Your Finances For The New Year

    | January 12, 2017
    Organize Your Finances For The New Year A new year brings a chance to start fresh with just about anything. If your midnight toast includes a resolution to improve your financial health, here’s how to make it happen. Click Here to Learn More

    5 Financial Resolutions For The New Year

    | January 3, 2017
    5 Financial Resolutions For The New Year A brand new year provides the perfect opportunity to make meaningful life changes, including improved financial wellness. These five financial resolutions can help get your year off to a promising start. Click Here to Learn More