Category: Managing Your Money

Staying Safe Online

With the average American spending 24 hours a week online, internet safety is more important than ever. A hacked or compromised computer can put you at risk for money loss, phishing scams or even complete identity theft. Continue reading “Staying Safe Online” »

Is it time to refinance your home loan?

Q: Many of my friends have refinanced their mortgage recently, and they’re urging me to do the same thing. Money is always a bit tight, and the thought of an extra few hundred dollars a month is very tempting. Should I refinance? Continue reading “Is it time to refinance your home loan?” »

All You Need to Know About Share Certificates

If the lump under your mattress is getting uncomfortably big and you’re looking for a safer, more lucrative place to park your savings, look no further than Scott Credit Union. As an institution that’s completely devoted to your financial wellness, we offer several secure options for savings, including Scott Credit Union Savings Accounts, Money Market Accounts, Health Savings Accounts, and Holiday Clubs. Continue reading “All You Need to Know About Share Certificates” »

Hidden Holiday Costs

You already know about the gifts and decorations. Here are some holiday expenses you may have not included in your budget this year, along with creative ways to beat them. Continue reading “Hidden Holiday Costs” »

6 Ways To Keep Your Finances Intact This Holiday Season

‘Tis the season to shop until you drop… or until you go broke. But you don’t have to overspend. Enjoy a stress-free season by keeping your spending in check with these six tips: Continue reading “6 Ways To Keep Your Finances Intact This Holiday Season” »