Mar 30, 2016
When it comes to smart money management, transparency is key. For adults, that means keeping accurate records. But how can young children get a real sense of how much of their money goes to spending and how much they're saving?
Mar 29, 2016
Summer is a wonderful time to enjoy the great outdoors. Whether you're involved in recreation league sports, hiking, or barbecues, there's something for everyone. Usually, flying pests are just a nuisance. The worst they do is provide a minor irritation to an otherwise fine outing. This year looks to be different, though. The Zika virus, a blood-borne illness transmitted by mosquitoes, has been identified throughout the United States.
Mar 22, 2016
Several economic studies have confirmed the existence of a so-called "pink tax," an inflated price attached to goods and services specifically marketed to women. While theories abound to explain the pricing discrepancy, its existence seems clear.
Mar 15, 2016
Tell your family and coworkers about Health Care Family Credit Union! We are giving away a 55" Samsung Curved 4K UHD LED TV! Find out how you could win.
Mar 08, 2016
Albert Einstein once claimed the most powerful force in the universe was compound interest. That's pretty impressive praise from the person whose work helped create nuclear power and atomic bombs. While interest can be powerful, it can also be confusing, because when people talk about it on the news, they mostly talk about it in terms of vague forces and odd numbers. Here's a quick rundown on what interest is, as well as hoe it affects your life today and in the future.
Mar 02, 2016
Embarking on home improvement and renovation projects can be exciting-and intimidating. To get inspired, you might spend weeks poring over home magazines, making the rounds to home improvement stores and searching the Internet. Or you might spend a day going to a home show.
Mar 02, 2016
Everyone I talk with about my house search tells me I need to shop mortgages and lock in a rate. What do they mean? Find out here!
Mar 01, 2016
When the biggest rapper on the planet releases his first album in years, it's an enormous event. When a rising star in the fashion industry debuts a long-awaited new clothing line, it's huge. Kanye West is both of those people, producing critically acclaimed and chart-topping hits with every album he's released, while his shoes sell for $16,000 of eBay (please note, we do not currently offer 30-year-term sneaker loans). Anticipation has been enormous, leading to Kanye selling out Madison Square Garden for a simultaneous album-listening party and fashion show. One person who didn't have to wait is President Barack Obama, who invited Kanye to the White House to deliver a pair of his newest sneakers.