The current market conditions can certainly make us all a little nervous about investing and perhaps lead us all to question our strategy. Following a few basic tips can be helpful in these turbulent times.
Are you getting the most out of your FORUM membership? As a FORUM Credit Union member, you have access to a variety of discounts, free benefits, and services. It’s our way of saying thank you for being part of a financial cooperative!
Are you planning to buy a home this spring or summer? Now is really the time to start planning to make sure you are well prepared to get the best rate, price and have the best experience. And, you will want to be the most attractive buyer in a seller’s market.
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner it might be a good time to talk about love and money. What do they have in common? Both are important to having a healthy and long lasting relationship.
There are traditionally several opportunities to spend money during February. From Super Bowl parties to Valentine’s Day to many other social events that seem to dominate the short month the opportunity to spend is great. The good news, there are also several ways to save in February too.
We are excited to announce the winner of the 52 Week Money Challenge is Anna D., who won $1,378 for participating in the 2015 challenge.
Amazon has recently changed their payment process which may allow a debit card payment to go through as a PIN-less debit transaction. Although the transaction will be processed like a PIN-debit transaction, the Personal Identification Number (PIN) won’t be required. FORUM members may be charged a fee for payments Amazon processes as a PIN-less debit transaction. In order to avoid this fee members must disable this PIN-less debit card function through their Amazon account.
Following a budget can be restrictive, tiresome and grows old really fast. Unfortunately, budgeting is the best way to stay in control of your money, live within your means and have less financial stress in our lives. Don’t worry, there are ways to avoid budget burnout especially if you recognize the causes of being overwhelmed by your budget.