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9 Ways to Cut Your Spending in College

Heading off to college is exciting! Maybe you’re in a new town, have new friends and trying new experiences all at the same time. But you know what’s not exciting? Debt from school loans. It may not seem like a big deal now. You don’t have to pay those back for another four years, right?

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October 30, 2019

New to the Finance World? 6 Tips to Get You Started

By Jason DeGarmo, District Manager– Fond du Lac, Marine Credit Union Amazingly enough, personal finance has not become a required curriculum in high schools or…

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October 18, 2017

Establishing Credit for First Timers

By Mary Jo Healey, Market Manager – Des Moines, Marine Credit Union Establishing credit for the first time is not complicated, but it does require…

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May 31, 2017

Credit Reports 101

By Jason Kaufman, District Manager – Milwaukee, Marine Credit Union Confused by your credit report? Review the five areas below that affect your credit report/score…

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October 19, 2016

Tips and Strategies to Pay Off Your Debt

By Ken Brossman, Senior Vice President and Regional Manager – La Crosse, Marine Credit Union Credit cards, car loans, mortgage loans, school loans, the list…

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August 17, 2016

Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft or Fraud

In 2015 identity theft complaints were the second most reported complaint to the Federal Trade Commission, increasing more than 47 percent from 2014, according to…

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July 22, 2016

Loan Insurance 101

What is loan insurance? Loan insurance helps prepare for the unexpected. It provides financial support to protect a borrower from unanticipated life events such as…

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July 14, 2016

Buying a Home Is Easy as 1, 2, 3… 4, 5, 6!

Buying your first home can be an overwhelming process if you don’t know where to start or what to expect. Following these steps will help…

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June 23, 2016

Six Basic Steps to Improving Your Credit Score

By Ken Brossman, District Manager – La Crosse, Marine Credit Union A low credit score can be difficult to rebuild, but your ability to adjust…

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May 17, 2016

How to Establish Good Credit

By Ken Brossman, District Manager – La Crosse, Marine Credit Union It is important to establish good credit from the start so that you do…

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