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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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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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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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A Third Wave of Stimulus Payments Is Coming — Here Are the Answers to Your Most Pressing Questions

Mar 12, 2021 | 8 minute read

President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package was signed into law March 11th, and with it brings another round of stimulus payments. This comes as 1 in 4 Americans are still...

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