Budgeting

10 tips for living on a budget in college

The toughest math test for many college students is making their money last through each month. That’s why living on a budget is so important. With plenty of bills and limited time for work, cash is tight for almost every student. Thankfully, with these ten budgeting tips, you can make your money go further and build financial habits that pay off for a lifetime.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

Budgeting, Credit, Resources

Money and marriage: A couple’s guide to finances

Money. It’s a hot-button topic. This can be especially true with married couples, but it doesn’t have to be stressful or divisive. You can have fruitful financial discussions with your spouse – conversations that will get you both on the same fiscal page. The important thing is to talk; sweeping money issues under the rug is not good for your bank account or your relationship.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

Budgeting

Budgeting for a baby: The basics

A new baby is a life-changing event. It’s a time of wonder and amazement. It’s also a period of adjustments that will have a big impact on your finances. While every family has different needs, budgeting for a baby is a crucial step parents-to-be shouldn’t ignore. Although it’s not an exact science, there are ways to keep your finances in order while fully enjoying this new phase of life.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor