What is The 50/30/20 Budget?

Creating a budget can often seem so complex. The more complicated it seems, the less you’re inclined to make the effort. Unfortunately, you need a budget to help keep your spending in check and to ensure progress toward your short and long-term financial goals. If you’re new at creating a budget — or have been […]

Why 84 Month Auto Loans are a Bad Idea

Long-term auto loans are just one method finance companies and auto dealerships use to lower your monthly payments. Typically, the longer the term, the lower your monthly payments. Unfortunately, going 84 months on an auto loan ties you to a single car for at least seven years, and costs far more than you would have […]

Meet Money FCU’s 2020 Scholarship Winners!

2020 has been anything but normal for high school seniors. They adapted to distance learning, accepted substitute graduation ceremonies, missed iconic high school events, and planned for college when planning for an unknown future seemed impossible. With all of the obstacles this year presented, these bright, talented students persevered and are now excitedly looking ahead […]

Financially Preparing for the Unknown

The future is always uncertain. Perhaps now a little more than usual. Many people are facing more questions than ever before about their future related to their health, finances, jobs, and businesses. We understand this is unsettling. As you look ahead, there are many valuable lessons to take from all of this. One being how […]

Scams Continue to Rise During COVID

COVID-19 Scams Continue As businesses start reopening and people begin returning to work throughout the country, the initial thought was that COVID-19 scams would cease. Unfortunately, that isn’t the case. If anything, they are continuing. Some might even say they are growing as people begin to return to the office and life begins to take […]

How to Monitor Your Credit During COVID-19

Weekly Credit Reports Available for 1 Year! The world is a different place than it was just a few short months ago. Many people are working from home and are unsure about what the future holds, both financially and professionally. Unfortunately, as many people face financial uncertainty, there are plenty of others who are willing […]

We Will be Here For You Through COVID-19

WE ARE HERE TO HELP. During this time of uncertainty and growing concern about COVID-19 (coronavirus), Money Federal Credit Union is prepared and ready to help you continue your daily banking activities. The health and safety of our members and employees is one of our top priorities. Another is making sure we can do business with you […]

Two Ways to Pay Off Debt Faster

Drowning in Debt? Start with Little Wins. Paying off credit cards can be a little like doing your taxes. You have no idea where all the money went and all you want is for the entire situation to be over. The problem is that, like the IRS, a lot of credit card debt won’t go […]

7 Ways to Reduce Your Stress This Holiday Season

Nobody can avoid stress. A reasonable amount may even be good for you! Too much though, can lead to feeling overwhelmed or irritable. It may even cause physical symptoms such as anxiety, tension headaches, or an upset stomach. The following steps may help you keep stress at a manageable level:   Recognize your stress triggers. […]

How to Shop Safely This Season

Whether you’re planning to get away, tackling the stores, or just enjoying an evening out, taking a few extra steps to protect yourself and your identity this holiday season isn’t only smart, it’s easy. Criminals love distracting environments and the holiday season provides just that, with bustling crowds, bright displays, and enticing store sales. While […]