If you want to buy a home, your Credit Union has solutions to put your dream within reach.
Due to a global semiconductor shortage, production on certain new cars slowed in 2021, causing used car sales to soar. Like the housing market, it’s been a boon for sellers looking to sell or trade-in their current vehicles, not so much for buyers who are still paying premium prices for both new and used rides.
If you want to buy a good used car, there are plenty of ways to go about it. Whether you prefer heading to a dealership to check out the current inventory or comb the want ads and websites online, here are some tips to navigate your car-buying journey.
During inflationary times, the value of money decreases, affecting your buying power. At the same time, the Federal Reserve raises rates to keep inflation in check, making it more expensive to borrow.
It’s tax season, and most taxpayers have until April 18, 2023, to file their 2022 federal income tax return. While there’s time to gather documents and submit your return, reviewing tax changes now can help you prepare for a smaller refund or bigger tax bill this spring. Some of the tax breaks available for the 2022 filing season have been reduced or no longer apply this year. Continue reading
The new federal student loan forgiveness program has piqued the interest of borrowers who thought they didn’t qualify for such programs. Whether you’re a recent graduate or have been repaying your loan for years, you should understand what loan forgiveness is, how it affects public and private student loans, and who might qualify.
Here’s some tips to make 2023 a great year financially.
You’re not the only one kicking things into high gear this time of year. “Naughty elves” are heating up their efforts to steal private financial data from unsuspecting shoppers by masquerading as trusted companies. The criminals behind these schemes are using tactics to trick consumers into gifting them bank account credentials, credit card details and other sensitive information.
Home shopping stirs up a whirlwind of emotions for most would-be homeowners. Exploring different neighborhoods, floor plans, and amenities provides an exhilarating emotional high, but questions about financing could leave some a bit tentative.
When you need to send money to friends and family overseas, there are many options to consider. Here are some tips to save time and money.