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Retirement Saving – Start Early, Earn More

  • November 16, 2020

Retirement—it’s not a word you think much about when you’re young. After all, that’s something that happens when you get old. You might think Social Security will be all you’ll need, but it was designed to supplement your retirement savings. You can’t…

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Financial Tips for Turbulent Times

  • May 19, 2020

Whether you're an older worker with seemingly few options to recoup significant investment losses, or a younger worker with minimal or no investment savings at all, don't let a difficult financial climate scare you into not taking any action at…

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Share Insurance Protects Your Money

  • April 1, 2020

Safeguarding your hard-earned money is vitally important. That's why GNO FCU has federal share insurance, administered by an independent government agency, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). The National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF) protects aggregate savings up to…

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Important 401(k) Terms to Know

  • August 19, 2019

Matching Rate: This is the amount your employer will add to your contribution. For instance, a 50% match means your employer contributes $0.50 for every $1.00 you put in. Matching Limitation: The maximum percentage of your salary that your employer…

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Cap and Benjamins: Using Graduation Gift Money

  • June 2, 2019

So, you’ve graduated from college. While it may be tempting to take your graduation gift money and spend like crazy, using the money wisely will set you up for a healthy financial future. Here are the best ways to use…

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Paying for your Child’s Higher Education

  • March 2, 2018

Most parents assume their children will complete high school and attend a 2- or 4-year college. As higher education costs continue rising, it becomes even more important to plan ahead and determine how your family will pay for it. Ideally,…

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Saving for Summer Fun

  • February 14, 2018

Are you looking forward to the summer? Maybe planning a vacation, but not sure how you’ll afford it? Here are a few ways to help you save and earn extra money so you can enjoy some summer fun. One way…

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Saving Practices Made Easy

  • February 5, 2018

It's easy to postpone starting to save for a later day, but a solid plan is key to success. By following some basic guidelines, you're more likely to achieve financial security. Pay yourself first. Use automated transfers to get in…

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