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Claiming a Tax Credit? The PATH Act May Delay Your Tax Return

Feb 17, 2022 | 3 minute read

It’s 2022, and some of the pandemic-era relief measures many Americans depended on over the last two years have gone away. Despite this, many people are still struggling and looking to their tax...


Annual Market Review 2021

Jan 6, 2022 | 18 minute read

The year 2021 was one of extreme change. January saw the inauguration of President Joe Biden, but not before protesters sieged the United States Capitol. Despite the initial tumult, the year began...


The Markets (As of Market Close October 29, 2021)

Dec 3, 2021 | 13 minute read

October proved to be one of the best months for equities in 2021, with each of the benchmark indexes listed here enjoying solid gains. The S&P 500 had its best month since November 2020. The Nasdaq...


A Holiday Guide for Families in Need

Nov 30, 2021 | 3 minute read

Are you or someone you know struggling financially this holiday season? There is no right or wrong way to enjoy the holidays, but help is available to give families in need better access to warm...


Too Hot to Handle: What's Ahead for the U.S. Housing Market?

Oct 22, 2021 | 6 minute read

The U.S. housing market, already strong before the pandemic, has heated up to record levels in 2021. The Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, which measures home prices in 20 major...


The Basics: Medicare Part A and B

Sep 24, 2021 | 3 minute read

Grab a note pad and settle into a comfy chair, because it’s time to go over the basics of original Medicare! Familiarizing yourself with the ins and outs will help you properly plan and finance...


Why It’s Beneficial to Keep Your Accounts at One Credit Union

Aug 17, 2021 | 2 minute read

While it can be tempting to venture into new territory, new doesn’t always mean better. Housing all your accounts with one credit union can be advantageous so long as certain expectations are met or...


Ransomware: 21st Century Blackmail

Jul 29, 2021 | 3 minute read

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Back-to-School Shopping on a Budget

Jul 22, 2021 | 3 minute read

It's time for back-to-school shopping! Whether you're preparing your little one or yourself for class, there are a few things you can do to stay on budget.