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Ready for a Vacation? Learn 5 Ways to Lower the Cost

Apr 13, 2021 | 8 minute read

Many people limited or completely cut travel from their lives during the pandemic. With the COVID-19 vaccine roll out giving Americans a renewed sense of optimism, some are ready to brainstorm...

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Financial Empowerment: What Every Woman Should Know About Investing

Apr 8, 2021 | 8 minute read

Financial empowerment helps women: reach goals, meet their needs, and maintain or establish financial independence. Whether someone is the breadwinner in their home or a stay-at-home mom with a...

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Expecting Parents: Here Are 5 Things to Do Before Baby Arrives

Apr 7, 2021 | 5 minute read

So you're about to become a parent. Congratulations! Parenthood may be one of the most rewarding experiences you'll ever have. From getting your finances in order to purchasing a crib, there are a...

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The Job Search: An Inside Look at Human Resources

Apr 6, 2021 | 6 minute read

If you could pick the brain of a Human Resources (HR) Hiring Recruiter, what would you ask? Whatever your questions may be, it’s no surprise gaining a better understanding of HR and the hiring...

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9 Pesky Fraud Schemes and How to Avoid Them

Apr 2, 2021 | 8 minute read

There are many scams happening in the world and criminals are becoming increasingly sneaky. The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent increase in digital use accelerated this trend. Year-over-year...

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The Ultimate Guide to Estate Planning

Mar 31, 2021 | 10 minute read

An estate plan maps out how you want your personal and financial affairs to be handled in case of incapacity or death, and how those strategies will be implemented to fulfill your wishes. There is...

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A Quick Guide to Securing Social Security

Mar 30, 2021 | 7 minute read

Social Security is a large part of the retirement plan for almost every American worker, providing replacement income for qualified retirees and their families. If you have questions about this...

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Funding Your Future with Annuities: Where Do I Start?

Mar 26, 2021 | 7 minute read

Retirement is a time to relax and do what you please after years of hard work. It’s new-found freedom with increased leisure and family time. However, many aren’t sure how much they’ll be able to...

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The What, When, and How of the 3rd Stimulus Check

Mar 24, 2021 | 2 minute read

On March 11th, the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief plan was signed into law. Some people have already received their stimulus check. Others may be waiting for it to appear in their savings or ...

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Utility Bills and Credit Scores: What You Should Know

Mar 23, 2021 | 5 minute read

March is National Credit Education Month. Visit GECU’s Money Minutes blog or follow us on Facebook for credit tips and insight to help you this month and beyond!

They come around every month, and...

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