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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...


3 Possible Ways to Secure Funding for a Business

Jun 2, 2021 | 4 minute read

Not every aspiring entrepreneur can go on a TV show to secure funding for a business idea. From business loans to investors, there are a myriad of options to help you make it happen! Review the...


Discover the History of U.S. Currency

Jun 1, 2021 | 2 minute read

Have you ever wondered how the money in your wallet ended up there? To learn the history of U.S. dollars and change, you have to go all the way back to our country’s infancy. From colonial notes...


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.


Creative Ways to Lower the Cost of College

May 25, 2021 | 6 minute read

Even with endless hours of researching financial aid options and smart school shopping, college costs may still be prohibitive. At these prices, you may expect to make substantial financial...


6 Simple Money Tips for Single Parents

May 13, 2021 | 4 minute read

As a single parent, you may be solely responsible for the financial well-being of your family. Sometimes, this can feel overwhelming or like a heavy weight to bare.


Do You Know What to Look for in a Health Savings Account?

May 12, 2021 | 3 minute read

You wouldn’t keep going back to a restaurant if it was just “OK,” right? The food may have satisfied a need, but there are other restaurants out there whipping up tastier, more affordable meals.


Negotiate a Higher Salary in 4 Easy Steps

Apr 28, 2021 | 4 minute read

Negotiation is standard practice in some parts of the world, and not just when it comes to a desired salary! In China, negotiation is a part of everyday life. It’s expected for items as simple as...


3 Myths Millennials Should Know About Certificates

Apr 19, 2021 | 2 minute read

Whether you’re an older millennial or you barely made the cut being born in 1996, you're likely interested in learning ways to grow your money, right? Enter, certificates! Learn more about these...


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...