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  • Avoid Turning Your Car Into a Rust Heap With This Must-Wash Advice

    Avoid Turning Your Car Into a Rust Heap With This Must-Wash Advice

    If you live in a part of the country with harsh winters, then your car is likely dreading winter as much as you are. Things like sand, salt, and chemical de-icers might make your commute a bit less daunting, but these things can wreak havoc on your car.
    Without regular cleaning, you may start…
  • 5 Money Lessons from Stranger Things

    5 Money Lessons from Stranger Things

    If you haven't watched Netflix's "Stranger Things," be warned! There are many spoilers ahead. 
    The cult phenomenon has taken over the social lives of many avid binge watchers the past weekend, and will surely be captivating your newsfeed for the week to come. Heed a few valuble lessons from the show. 
    1. Don't…
  • Why It's Time to Join a Credit Union

    Why It's Time to Join a Credit Union

    Since the beginning of the modern age, people have mistrusted banks. That trust certainly hasn't strengthened much since then. Credit unions, on the other hand, have a "member first" mindset that helps keep policies and operations in line with credit union values.
    If you're looking for a sign to join a credit union, this…
  • Squad Goal: Don't Let Your Friends Blow Up Your Financials

    Squad Goal: Don't Let Your Friends Blow Up Your Financials

    Take a close look at your circle of friends, and I bet you’ll find that the majority of them are pulling down an annual income pretty similar to yours. Thare are some obvious reasons for this. Many studies show that close groups of friends often have similar income levels. But we tend to reflect our friends, and…
  • Ready to buy a home? Consider Your Mortgage Options

    Ready to buy a home? Consider Your Mortgage Options

    If you're ready to quit the renting game and buy your first home, congrats! Now it's time to weigh your mortgage options. Your first step should always be shopping the market. To do this:

    Go with a trusted source. It's easy to sign the dotted line for the lowest interest rate, but…
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