Financial Blog - RMCU
3 Common Mortgage Misconceptions
May. 18, 2017

Whether you are looking for a new home or are thinking of refinancing your current one, odds are you may find yourself researching and shopping around for the best mortgage option.  With information on mortgages becoming more accessible, there are...

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Inexpensive Activities for Kids on Summer Break
May. 16, 2017

With summer break just around the corner, you may find yourself wondering how you will keep your kids entertained without breaking the bank.  Below are 16 inexpensive activities for kids on summer break. You don't have to break the bank...

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The RMCU Guide to Adulting
May. 16, 2017

When do you start considering yourself an adult? Is it when you move out for college? If you’re eating Ramen out of a dirty bowl and staying up until 4 AM, probably not. Is it when you have kids? Just...

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Prioritizing Wants and Needs When Buying A Home in Montana
May. 11, 2017

Buying a home in Montana can be overwhelming, there’s no two ways about it. The first thing to do is to decide what’s the most important and what can be given up if need be. What’s an essential part of...

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5 Financial Blogs You Need to Follow
May. 09, 2017

We could all use a little advice from time to time. The best advice tends to be about things we didn’t even know existed or things we didn’t think we needed. Financial blogs are perfect for that kind of stuff...

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50 Ways to Make Extra Money To Reach Your Savings Goals
May. 04, 2017

Saving money is an important part of meeting your financial goals.  One of the easiest way to help meet your ideal savings is through finding ways to make extra money.  Whether you are looking to make some extra cash from...

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Get the Low Down on Low Down Payment Options
May. 02, 2017

When you make the decision to purchase a new home, there is a lot you have to plan for.  One of the most important and usually largest expenses, is the home down payment. With traditional financing, you may often be expected...

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Credit Unions vs. Banks
Apr. 25, 2017

When it comes to choosing a place to keep your money, one of the most important decisions is which type of financial institution to use.  You may simply need a place for a standard checking, savings, or credit card account...

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Benefits of Owning A Home: Tax Deductions for Homeowners
Apr. 20, 2017

Your home is likely your most valuable asset, and you probably know that it can keep working for you for the entire time you own it. Some of the benefits can be tough to find, however, or you might not...

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Budget Size Matters: How Much Home Can I Afford?
Apr. 11, 2017

There are so many factors to consider when buying a home, but the number one question you should be asking is this: how much home can I afford? This question has a number of layers to it, and it involves...

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Buying vs. Renting: The Financial Showdown
Apr. 04, 2017

There is an ongoing debate many people face when choosing living accommodations: Should they invest in the purchase of their own home or stick with renting?  When it comes to buying vs. renting, it is important to consider factors that will not...

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5 Ways To Save When Planning A Family Vacation
Mar. 30, 2017

We look forward to it every summer; hitting a luxurious beach with the family, or a rustic camping trip close to home. Whatever your idea of paradise, you’ll need to put aside some extra money so you and your family...

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