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Take Control of Managing Your Budget: The Road to Financial Independence

The road to financial independence can be intimidating, but not if you know where to start. Saving money can often be a challenge. We’re wired to take care of our needs now, and worry about later… well, later. However, saving money is a critical component of financial wellness and will start you on the right path for a financially

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July 2, 2021

Take Control of Managing Your Budget: The Road to Financial Independence

The road to financial independence can be intimidating, but not if you know where to start. Saving money can often be a challenge. We’re wired to take…

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May 20, 2021

Why Choose a Credit Union

By Laura Erschnig, Branch Manager, Davenport Selecting a financial institution can be confusing. Credit union or bank? Better interest rates or more flexibility? These questions…

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March 1, 2021

Financial Literacy Counseling: A Calling for Majel Hein

Majel Hein was the first Financial Literacy Counselor to come on board at the Marine Credit Union Foundation to create and manage our Finding HOME…

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February 12, 2021

Make Your Tax Return Work For You

In just a few weeks (or less), many Americans will be receiving a tax refund. The average tax refund received in 2020 was just shy…

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November 23, 2020

Tips for Saving Money

By Jeff Lachman, Branch Manager, Onalaska Whether you are living paycheck to paycheck or have some extra cash every month, it’s important to save for…

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August 6, 2020

Navigating Financial Uncertainty

Here at Marine Credit Union we know times might be hard right now but we’re here to help! Download our free guide to Navigating Financial…

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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 16, 2019

Invest In Yourself! Save For Your Future!

By Jason Kaufman, District Manager, Southeast This time of year, many workplaces ask us to review our benefits and make any changes necessary for the…

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August 21, 2019

Buy vs Rent – Things to Consider

By Erin Wencl, Branch Manager, La Crosse At any point in life, your living situation may change due to career moves, family obligations, or just…

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July 10, 2019

The Four Most Important Financial Tips for Graduates

By Mary Jo Healey, Market Manager, Iowa It’s that time of year – students in caps and gowns are marching down the aisles of high…

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May 25, 2019

How to Spring Clean Your Finances

By Jason DeGarmo, Vice President & District Manager, Fond du Lac As the weather gets warmer, it’s a perfect time for some spring cleaning –…

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April 5, 2019

5 Phrases to Save Money Fast

“I am buying what’s on my grocery list and nothing more.” A shopping list is a great way to save money; however, they aren’t the…

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March 20, 2019

Setting Them Up for Success: Teaching Children the Value of Money

Though financial hardships are an inevitable part of adulthood, many issues can be prevented early on. When it comes to financial success, the earlier you…

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