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Dementia and Money: What Caregivers Should Know

Jun 15, 2021 | 4 minute read

June is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month. Gain insight into the important topic of dementia and money management in this quick guide.

If your parent or loved one has Alzheimer’s disease or another...

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Retirement Confidence Remains Strong, Despite Pandemic

Jun 8, 2021 | 4 minute read

Despite the economic shock of the coronavirus pandemic, American workers and retirees remain largely optimistic about their financial prospects for retirement.

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Concerned About Low Deposit Rates? Here’s What You Should Know

May 28, 2021 | 3 minute read

GECU brings you thought leadership and insight from experts within the credit union.

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6 Mental Barriers to Investment Success

May 6, 2021 | 5 minute read

You are faced with decisions every day, some more difficult than others. Take food for example: If you are presented with both a salad or a cake, you may be tempted to skip the healthy greens for...

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Steer Clear of Elder Financial Abuse

Apr 26, 2021 | 5 minute read

By 2060, it’s anticipated the percentage of the population age 65 and older will be double what it is today.1 Seniors already make up a large portion of the nation’s wealth, leading to concerns...

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Top 3 Ways to Be a More Eco-Conscious Consumer

Apr 22, 2021 | 4 minute read

Are you looking for ways to celebrate Earth Day 365 days a year?

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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 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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The 3 Best Ways to Practice Interview Questions (And How to Answer Them!)

Mar 22, 2021 | 4 minute read

Have you ever been asked an interview question that tripped you up? Maybe the interviewer asked you about your weaknesses and you drew a blank; or they wanted an example of a time you managed...

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