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Money Smarts
Switching Bank Accounts
Switching Banks: How to Easily Move Your Accounts
Money Smarts, Financial Freedom, Online Banking
Where you bank may seem like a small decision (they’re all more or less the same right?) but actually, choosing the right financial partner can have a big impact on your overall financial wellbeing by giving you access to better services, lower loan interest rates and possibly even more money. Plus, when you choose Summit it’s not that difficult to switch.
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How to Get a Higher Savings Interest Rate With a Money Market Account
How to Get a Higher Interest Rate With a Money Market Account
Money Smarts, Financial Freedom, Saving
You’re a savvy saver. You plan your monthly budget. You find the best deals. You even have a little something stashed away in an emergency fund. And now that you’ve got that emergency fund, wouldn’t it be nice if there was a way to get a little something extra for it? You were the one hustling to make it happen, after all. Turns out, there is.
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Project Money Update
Project Money: Prioritizing What Matters Most in Life
Project Money, Money Smarts, Financial Freedom
The holidays are a time to reflect and appreciate the things that matter most, and our Project Money teams have been doing just that. Check out their tips to make their money work harder, so they can enjoy things like quality time with loved ones, special occasions and a greater sense of well-being.
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Project Money Update
Project Money: Planning for Future Financial Goals
Project Money, Money Smarts, Financial Freedom
After months of hard work, our teams are starting to think about their future financial goals and how to make them happen. Check out their tips and tricks!
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President & CEO Kim Sponem answers financial questions.
Ask Kim: When to Invest
Money Smarts, Financial Freedom, Ask Kim
Investing can be tricky – even for the experts. So, how’s an ordinary person supposed to make sense of it? Good question. Luckily, our President & CEO Kim Sponem is here to help answer it with these tips to demystify investment options.
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Summit Credit Union Red SHOES
5-step Plan to Save $1,000
Red Shoes, Worth Saving For, Money Smarts
Money worries keeping you up at night? Here’s something that could get you on the path to sweeter dreams. And it’s a goal that could actually make a difference. Having $1,000 set aside could go a long way toward covering an unexpected expense and keep you from running up an expensive credit card bill (or, gulp, using a payday lender), having to borrow from family or friends or selling something to get out from under.
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