Budgeting, Financial Planning & Wealth Management

Helping you answer the question, “How much do I need to retire?”

If you plan right, there will come a day when you hang up the gloves, so to speak, on your working days. If you’re asking yourself, “How much do I need to retire?” what’s really on your mind might be at what point you can stop working for a living and start living for the dreams, passions, people, places, interests, and causes that matter most to you. The three simple questions below will help you solve your retirement savings riddle.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

Budgeting, Financial Planning & Wealth Management, How To, Savings

Get in the game: Make a winning plan for your financial goals

It takes a lot of effort for a football team to look effortless on game day. Teams pull it off only after developing stacks of detailed plays and practicing them to perfection.

The same holds true when it comes to reaching your financial goals. Hoping for the best does not count as a real plan. So when you’re looking at your long-term financial future, investing a little time in goal setting now will inevitably pay off – often in surprisingly big ways – years down the road.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

Credit, How To, Resources

How to build your credit – the right way

Without a significant financial history, creditors don’t have a lot of information to go off of, and that can make it difficult to secure the loans (and the rates) you’d like. Maybe you’re just starting college or have taken your first job. Whatever the reason, learning how to build your credit now will serve you well in the future.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor