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

Credit, Debt

Wondering how to pay off debt? Here’s a handy guide to get you started.

For many people, debt can inch upward slowly, especially if there are multiple types of accounts involved, like lines of credit, loans, and credit cards. For others, a major event – such as a health emergency or unexpected home repair – can throw a careful financial plan out of whack.

No matter where you are with loans, getting a handle on your accounts is a great first step toward learning how to pay off debt.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor