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5 Ways for New Parents to Save

Oct 15, 2021 | 5 minute read

Congrats on the newest addition to your family! This is an exciting time; however, you may be worried about if this change in life will affect your budget and future financial plans. The best...

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5 Important 401(k) Terms You Should Know

Oct 12, 2021 | 3 minute read

Learning is a science. Before your brain can really comprehend a concept, it first needs a solid foundation. Understanding 401(k)s is no different! Building your vocabulary will help you fully...

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Break the Cycle: How to Save When There Isn’t Room in the Budget

Sep 10, 2021 | 5 minute read

66.1% of millennials in the Midwest report living paycheck to paycheck.1 If you fall into this group, you know that saving can sometimes feel like an unattainable luxury. How are you supposed to...

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Must-Have Saving Tips for Empty Nesters

Jul 27, 2021 | 3 minute read

The baby bird has flown the coop. Whether your child moved out to go to college or start a career, it may feel strange for you to make the transition to becoming an empty nester. Embrace the...

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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. 

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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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Can You Loosen the Reins on Saving in Retirement?

May 27, 2021 | 3 minute read

Do you always have a lingering feeling you aren’t saving enough despite the fact you rarely buy anything for simple enjoyment? It’s worth taking a look at your budget if you’re a retiree who...

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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.

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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...

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