Financial Literacy

Get smart about your spending: Learn how to use a credit card wisely

Are your credit cards collecting dust or racking up frequent “swiper” miles? Whether your cards are dormant or constantly in use, you may be guilty of common credit card blunders that are costing you precious time and money. But learning how to use a credit card wisely can help ensure you’re taking full advantage of its benefits. We’ll show you how.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

Financial Literacy

Learn the lingo: Your mortgage dictionary for 10 key lending terms

When you’re looking to buy your first home, you know what you want, from the open floor plan and hardwood floors right down to that kitchen island you’ve been dreaming about. But do you have the same savvy when it comes to working with a mortgage lender? Sue Mohr, VP of Mortgage Lending at SAC FCU, helped us create this handy mortgage dictionary of 10 key lending terms you’ll want to learn before you begin the homebuying process.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

Financial Literacy

4 free e-books to kick off your financial goals

Information is power – and it’s certainly key when it comes to financial goals. The more you know about your financial situation, the better equipped you are to change it. SAC FCU has the resources to help. From paying down your debt to protecting your identity, you can pick up tips and ideas on a variety of topics from our collection of free e-books. Here’s what you’ll learn:

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor