Financial Blog - RMCU
Kelly's Korner –– Black Friday: Getting the Biggest Bang for your Buck
Nov. 27, 2019

Hurray!!!! We are officially in the holiday season, and Thanksgiving is closing in. With Thanksgiving comes Black Friday, and I know my deal getters and couponers are getting ramped up. What about the rest of us? The ones who just...

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Kids and Gifts: How to Set Expectations
Nov. 20, 2019

There are two sides to every gifting scenario: giving and receiving. And with kids, those become very obvious. You want to teach them how to give gifts – knowing that they're not going to be able to spend much or...

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Introducing the Visa Platinum Rewards Card from RMCU
Nov. 06, 2019

Take your pick of perks with the new Visa Platinum Rewards Card from RMCU. Rewards cards let your money work for you, getting you far more than just groceries and gas when you swipe. Your spending can take you places...

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Planning for the Holidays
Oct. 30, 2019

The holidays can seem daunting, even when they’re months away. All the hustle and bustle when the days are short and energy low—it’s enough to drive anyone to the eggnog. But it doesn’t have to be a stressful time. With...

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Five Ways to Quickly Save $100 a Month
Oct. 23, 2019

Saving money doesn’t have to be complicated. And when even putting a little away can help you in the long run, there’s no reason not to start now. Here are a few ways that can help you get up to...

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Why Do Budgets Fail?
Oct. 16, 2019

The biggest roadblock that keeps people from sticking to a budget is the frustration of watching it fail, again and again. But why do budgets fail? It boils down to a few simple factors. But don't worry—we're here to help...

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Five Steps to Build Your Credit From Scratch
Oct. 09, 2019

Credit and credit scores can seem complicated, but you don’t have to have a degree in economics to figure out how to start building your credit. Your credit score is a way of analyzing your creditworthiness (how likely you are...

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Are the Warehouse Club Benefits Actually Worth the Money?
Oct. 02, 2019

With the promises of big savings, it's easy to jump on warehouse club memberships—think Sam's Club, BJ's, and Costco—without a thought. But are those memberships really worth the money? Or are you throwing cash away without thinking when you should...

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Insourcing Your Life
Sep. 25, 2019

What's the opposite of outsourcing? Well, insourcing. But what does it mean exactly, and why does it matter? There are plenty of ways insourcing can help you save money. By doing things yourself instead of paying someone else to do...

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How to Identify Phishing Attacks
Sep. 18, 2019

The world we live in today has given internet access to touch a variety of areas in our lives. It is in our homes, our offices and even our hands pretty regularly. With the internet comes some pretty amazing things...

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Top 5 POS systems in 2019
Sep. 11, 2019

When you’re running a consumer sales-oriented business, there are a lot of choices you have to make. Do you have a storefront, or are you all online? Do you have a crew of employees under you, or are you flying...

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6 Steps to Avoid Becoming the Victim of Advance-Fee Fraud
Sep. 04, 2019

Advance-Fee Fraud: a form of fraud that typically involves promising the victim a significant share of a large sum of money in return for a small up-front payment, which the fraudster requires to obtain a large amount of money. Once...

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