Financial Blog - RMCU
The Bozeman Housing Market Compared to the United States
Jan. 09, 2018

You are no doubt aware how the economic crash of 2008 damaged the housing market. Since that time, the housing market has recovered, which is excellent news for homeowners and prospective buyers across the United States. Be aware that a...

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10 Reasons Why We Love Montana in the Winter
Jan. 05, 2018

When the snow hit Montana in September this year, we were especially glad to see it. Snow marks the end of fire season and the beginning of ski season.  Along with skiing, Montanan’s find other fun things to do in...

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First-Time Homebuyer Myths: You Need 20% Down to Finance a Home
Jan. 03, 2018

  Once upon a time, almost all lenders required a 20% down payment to purchase a home. And even though this hasn't been the case for many years now, many people still think 20% down is a rule of thumb...

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3 Ways to Keep the Kids Entertained this Winter
Dec. 28, 2017

Old Man Winter has officially come to town. This means your kids might be coming down with a case of cabin fever. But don't worry, there's plenty of things you can do to keep the whole family entertained during the...

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6 Smart Money-Saving Habits Of Wealthy People
Dec. 26, 2017

There are no overnight success stories for wealth. Anyone can form smart saving habits, and if done right, will ensure forward movement with building real personal wealth. Applying these saving habits adopted by wealthy people won't be easy at first...

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Is My Homeowners Insurance Enough When Disaster Strikes?
Dec. 21, 2017

Living in Montana means you will likely never have to worry about hurricanes and tornadoes, but there are still plenty of natural disasters that can damage your home. Floods, wildfires, earthquakes and severe winter weather are just a few of...

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How Much Should You Be Saving For Your Kids' College
Dec. 19, 2017

If you're like most parents, you have found yourself wondering, "how much should I save for my kids' college, and how can I be sure it will be enough?" Unfortunately, there isn't a magic answer to these questions. Every family...

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10 Ways You Can Make Extra Money
Dec. 15, 2017

Finding new and creative outlets to make extra money is a great way to contribute to your savings account. If you already work a full-time job, your options for making more money are limited. But if you want to dedicate yourself...

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5 Home Buying Mistakes to Avoid
Dec. 13, 2017

Buying a home can be a rewarding event. After years of saving and months of searching, you are ready to sign the paperwork and get the keys to your future home. While becoming a homeowner can be an exciting experience, it is...

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Legislation Will Cut Red Tape for Credit Union Lending
Dec. 06, 2017

Rocky Mountain Credit Union thanks Senator Jon Tester for his support of the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act which will provide significant relief to credit unions, its members and businesses they serve. The bipartisan legislation also provides...

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How to Decode Home Listings
Nov. 29, 2017

When it comes to searching through home listings, what you see isn't always what you get. It isn't uncommon to find what seems to be a dream home listing only to find out how misleading it was after visiting the...

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Our Favorite Montana Cocktail Spots
Nov. 22, 2017

Hello Winter! With the colder temperatures and unpredictable weather, tis' the season to move inside and meet friends at comfy breweries and distilleries. So where are our favorite places to unwind in the winter? The following are some of our...

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