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Money Smarts with Kim
Kim's Tips for Setting Smart Goals
Financial Freedom, Money Tips
So, you’ve got plans, but you’re not sure where to start? You’re not alone. Make your financial goals mean something with these tips from our very own President & CEO Kim Sponem. In a recent article in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, she said to be specific about your goals. We asked Kim to give examples of specific financial goals people can set.
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Spring Cleaning: Financial Organization Tips for the Home
Money Tips, Financial Freedom
As you work on getting your house and yard ready for spring, take the time to do the same with your finances. Now is as good a time as any to organize your records, throw away old paperwork and take a look at your finances to see how you can improve in 2018. Read on for four home organization tips to help you live your best financial life.
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Project Money March Update
2017 Project Money Winner: Jenniffer Price
Financial Freedom, Money Tips, Project Money
Ever wonder the secrets to our Project Money winner’s success? Well you’re in luck. Every year, we take some time to dive into our latest Project Money winner and what they did then helped them bring home the title. This year, it’s Jenniffer Price!
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3 Financial Planning Tips for Young Adults
Financial Freedom, Money Tips, Retirement
There’s no time like the present to start financial planning for your future. Give yourself peace of mind with these financing tips for saving and investing and learn how to start saving money now.
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Summit Credit Union Project Money February update
SCU Project Money February Update
Financial Freedom, Money Tips, Project Money
Well, savvy savers, we’ve officially completed Project Money season nine. While we’ll be sad to see these teams go, they ended the program on a great note all-around. So, sit back and get a few last learnings from these awesome families.
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4 Monthly Budget Tips to Stretch Your Paycheck Further
Financial Freedom, Money Tips
If you’re wondering how to save money when you’re just getting by from one paycheck to the next, know that you aren’t alone. In fact, data shows that nearly half of Americans couldn’t cover a $400 emergency, much less pay for the things they want to do, like traveling or buying a home.
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