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Emergency Funds – Not Just For Adults!

Divvying up your kid’s allowance into different jars, each with a specific label and purpose, has become pretty standard. Your kids probably have one jar for savings, one for spending and maybe another for giving. What most parents and kids … Continue reading

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Meet the Smart Family

Follow one family’s hilarious journey to becoming MoneySmart Whether you’re a parent, a baby, a teen or anywhere in-between, BeMoneySmart is the perfect way to learn together, as a family, how to save and spend money wisely. Simply visit BeMoneySmart.org, where you can watch the adventures of the … Continue reading

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Shred Fest 2016

Who is ready for another year of “Shred Fest”?  That’s right, Shred Fest is here again, which means all members can bring their personal documents and shred them for free! What can you shred? Old tax returns Junk Mail with … Continue reading

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Sprint Discount for UCCU Members

Sprint and UCCU have partnered up to give you the best discount possible!  We are giving our members 10% off their monthly bill, and for businesses 15% off.  There are also more benefits such as: Personal 10% discount Benefits 10% discount … Continue reading

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Best Things to Buy This Fall

  For many businesses, fall is a slow time between the summer and winter months. As a result, consumers can often find bargain deals if they are looking in the right place. Here are a few items to keep your … Continue reading

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How to Cut Food Costs Without Sacrificing Quality

One of the easiest ways to save money is being smarter with your food budget. Although easier said than done, being more conscious where, what, and how you buy your food can save a lot of money without sacrificing too … Continue reading

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5 Items to Buy in August

Although summer may not be the time when you think of big savings, there are plenty of items that retailers are marking down during this time of year. Here are five items to be on the look out for during the … Continue reading

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Raising Money-Savvy Children

With so many opportunities to go into unnecessary debt, it is important to teach kids at an early age the importance of financial responsibility. The following three tips can create a strong foundation for children before they leave the home … Continue reading

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5 Practical Ways to Lower Your Summer Electric Bill

With summer in full swing, many consumers expect their electrical bill to rise with the increasing temperatures. Although there are multiple ways to reduce electricity usage, many are expensive and impractical for cost-sensitive families. Here are 5 cost-efficient ways to reduce … Continue reading

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What's Your Financial Wellness IQ?

            It’s always important to gauge your financial wellness. Financial situations can change very quickly. Understanding how to make adjustments as needed is an important skill to learn. Take this quiz to see where you … Continue reading

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