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Six Benefits of Credit Unions

Last week we were pretty focused on National Estate Planning Awareness Week, but there was another financial holiday in the air—International Credit Union Day. We’re going to observe this little-known holiday a week late by talking about some of the many benefits of credit unions.   Member-owned: Credit unions aren’t …

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Avoiding Repossession

When you use credit to buy any big-ticket item, you run the risk of having the item repossessed if you don’t make the payments as agreed. While the word repossession usually brings to mind a car or other vehicle, other big-ticket purchases can be repossessed, including rent-to- own furniture, items …

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What to Know About Lottery Winnings

Winning the lottery sounds like a dream come true, but it’s a big responsibility that can result in numerous tax and financial difficulties if the prize money isn’t properly managed. Here are four things you need to think about if you win: Choosing the right payment option: If you win …

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Dining Out for Less

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Making Do with What You Have

It’s very easy, in our immediately gratified society, to assume that the moment you think of something you don’t have, you need it. But this is a trap, much like a hole dug in the ground and covered with leaves. You don’t have to spend all the money you have, …

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