Student Savings

A Complete and Comprehensive Guide to the Student Loan Process

Will I Need a Student Loan? How Much Will I Need? Financing a college education can seem overwhelming, especially if you’re sending your first child off to campus or this is your first time exploring the concepts of financial aid, federal grants, … [Read more...]

Achieving Financial Success Over the Years | Part One: Teens & College Student Finances

The entire month of September we’re taking you back-to-school with our Achieving Financial Success Over the Years blog series. No matter your stage in life, we’re providing helpful information you need, whether you’re: a young student wondering … [Read more...]

3 Fun Ways to Teach Children to Save During Youth Savings Month

Did you know that April is National Credit Union Youth Month? Each year, the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) supports and encourages financial literacy in youth. This is a great time for credit unions to focus on children in communities … [Read more...]

Save For Your Children’s Future With These 4 Options

April is National Credit Union Youth Month, a time when we educate children on the importance of saving money and smart spending. Beginning these habits as early on in your child’s life as possible will help to shape their financial future. If your … [Read more...]

2016 Resolutions for College Students

For the month of December, we would like to provide financial resolutions for 2016. Follow along as we provide helpful hints for the upcoming year, focusing on all your loved ones. As a college student, money can be extremely tight, especially with … [Read more...]

Sharpen Your Saving Smarts: Back-to-School Shopping Tips

Whether you’re stocking up on notebooks and glue sticks, a new laptop, or textbooks, back-to-school supply lists can cost parents a pretty penny. Not to mention extras like new clothes and shoes, lunch bags, or furnishing a dorm room. Consider these … [Read more...]

Renter’s insurance 101: What You Need to Know

You’ve finally moved into your new apartment! You’ve set up the cable and wi-fi, organized your new closet and hung the last picture on the wall…you can finally relax and enjoy your new space, right? Not just yet. There’s one more thing you should do … [Read more...]

Summer School: The Best Books about Money

Full of holidays and vacation days, summer is a great time to tackle that ever-growing reading list you’ve been compiling in your head. Why not use your time off to invest in your financial future, too? Whether you’re taking a fabulous … [Read more...]

5 Tips on Spending Your Tax Refund: College Student Edition

  Tax season is slowly coming to a close as refunds are arriving for those tax returns submitted in April.  If you're a college student, you're already a third of the way into your summer, so it's time to start thinking about how you can make … [Read more...]

Creating a Financial Plan for College

If you’re rounding the corner and sprinting to the home plate of your high school career, you may be seriously looking into what’s next for you. Whether it’s trade school or a bachelor’s degree at a traditional university, chances are you’re … [Read more...]

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