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Back to School: How to Talk to Kids About Money

By GreenPath Financial Wellness  When we think of back to school, we think of what our kids will learn to set themselves up for success as adults.   Among these is understanding finances and managing money. Parents may question the best time to start teaching kids about money and many experts answer – the sooner the better.   […]

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5 Tips to Jump Start Your Savings

By GreenPath Financial Wellness It’s human nature. We’re all wired to meet our immediate wants, whether it’s indulging in a tempting bowl of ice cream, spending too much time scrolling through social media, or treating ourselves to an impulse purchase. Unplanned expenses or emergencies are other common life events. A car or house repair, or […]

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What is the True Cost of Convenience?

By GreenPath Financial Wellness  The ease and convenience of home grocery delivery and meal delivery services can be a lifesaver as people continue to manage through COVID – especially for the homebound or those with high-risk health conditions. Food delivery is also essential for households without transportation, and helpful to anyone who decides that home grocery and […]

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Fire Up Your Savings Game: Saving Money at the Grocery Store

By GreenPath Financial Wellness With prices rapidly rising on everyday items, perhaps your savings plan has gone by the wayside. These tips will help you find more money in your budget – starting with saving at the grocery store. #1 – Plan Before You Shop to Save on Groceries Know what you have to spend: […]

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Get your credit score back on track with Radiant Credit Union!

Whatever the reason your credit score needs some help, you can rely on Radiant Credit Union to help you get your credit score back on track and heading in the right direction.

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7 Resolutions to Make 2021 “The Year of the Dollar”

The New Year is traditionally a time of renewal. We have never needed renewal more than right now, as 2020 rolls over onto a clean slate for 2021! Now is a great time to make bold, decisive changes in your life. If you’re looking for some resolutions to improve your finances, we’re pleased to offer seven ways to make this your “Year of the Dollar!”

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4 Financial New Year’s Resolutions to Kickstart Your New Year

Get more exercise. Lose weight. Quit smoking. These are the bold boasts of New Year’s resolutions. Folks commit themselves to radically changing their lives at the start of the calendar year. Let’s look at some of the most oft-made New Year’s resolutions and how to translate them into personal finance resolutions.

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Credit Repair the Good, the Bad, and the Truth

The ads promoting those “credit repair” companies sound pretty good, especially if your file could use an appointment with Mr. Clean Magic Eraser! We’ve all seen the ads, which promise to legally change your credit report, bring up your score and give you a fresh start. Can it be true, could you be so lucky?

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Why You Should Use Your Debit Card at the Checkout Line

For purchases, choosing your Radiant CU debit card over another credit card is usually the right decision. Here are some reasons why use should use Radiant’s debit card when you’re at the checkout line.

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7 Money Myths You Need to Stop Believing Now

We all grow up hearing the same financial advice: Spend less, save more and invest early. While these words of wisdom certainly ring true, there are many widespread money management tips that are actually false… or, at the very least, they shouldn’t be automatically accepted as iron-clad truths. Outlined here are 7 money myths that might be causing you more financial stress than benefit.