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Get More from Your Home with a HELOC

Did you know that you can get more from your home than just happy memories? You may qualify for a special kind of home loan called a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC). “A home equity loan is a loan for a fixed amount of money that is secured by your home. You repay the […]

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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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9 Ways to Save Without Suffering

Try these handy tips to help you save, and you just might find yourself with a tidy savings balance you never thought possible.

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Auto Loans the Radiant Credit Union Difference

Need a car but can’t pay cash and don’t have a generous rich uncle or friend? You have four choices: Borrow from the dealer or manufacturer’s finance company, borrow from a bank, lease, or borrow from a credit union. Each method may have advantages and disadvantages – but if you qualify, the way to go is usually with a credit union.

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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.

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6 Mistakes People Make in Their 20s and How to Fix Them

It’s not too late to fix the financial mistakes we all make when we’re young and blissfully ignorant. Here are six of the most common mistakes people make in their 20s and how to fix them.