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When Are Credit Card Balance  Transfers Helpful?

When Are Credit Card Balance Transfers Helpful?

September 23, 2019 | by Jenna Taubel

If you find yourself buried in credit card debt you’re not alone. At the end of 2018, Americans…

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CD Laddering: The Easy Way to Amp Up Your Savings

CD Laddering: The Easy Way to Amp Up Your Savings

May 17, 2019 | CUNA

With interest rates so low, getting the most out of your savings can be a challenge. So how…

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Make Your Tax Refund Work For You

Make Your Tax Refund Work For You

February 22, 2019 | By Justin Chu

Every year, the middle of April marks the end of the federal tax return filing season. For many…

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5 Fun Ways to Save As a Family

5 Fun Ways to Save As a Family

February 22, 2019 | By Janet Alvarez, WiseBread.com

Meeting financial goals as a family can be challenging. But inspiring your family to help and contribute to…

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Find Out 9 Reasons Why Your Debit Card Was Declined

Find Out 9 Reasons Why Your Debit Card Was Declined

January 04, 2019 | White Rose Credit Union

Why is my debit card declined? It can be frustrating and unnerving to try and use your debit…

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How to Create a Personal Budget [For Beginners]

How to Create a Personal Budget [For Beginners]

December 03, 2018 | White Rose Credit Union

Money talk can be overwhelming. If you’re worried about your own finances or just want to meet some specific financial goals, creating a personal budget should be everyone’s first step!

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Your Easy, 3-Step Guide to Finally Switching Banks

Your Easy, 3-Step Guide to Finally Switching Banks

November 13, 2018 | White Rose Credit Union

Too many people don’t switch banks because they worry about how hard the process will be. The fact is that the easiest way to switch banks is just to do it. Create a strategy, open a new account, and then close the old one.

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9 Key Differences Between Banks & Credit Unions

9 Key Differences Between Banks & Credit Unions

January 12, 2018 | White Rose Credit Union

There’s a stark difference between banks and credit unions. While both are financial institutions, the way that they operate and treat their consumers are vastly different. Read on to discover the 9 main differences you’ll find at each financial institution.

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19 Words for a Healthy Financial Literacy Vocabulary

19 Words for a Healthy Financial Literacy Vocabulary

January 03, 2018 | White Rose Credit Union

How’s your financial literacy vocabulary? Do you know the difference between a credit score and a credit report?…

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3 Ideas for How Kids Should Spend their Christmas Money

3 Ideas for How Kids Should Spend their Christmas Money

December 27, 2017 | White Rose Credit Union

If your child receives cash for Christmas this year, how can you help teach them responsible money management?…

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