Many people have made getting in shape and living a healthier life a focus during the pandemic. While the health benefits are obvious, there are also some benefits for
Everyone has bad habits, some of which we may not even been aware. It’s no different when it comes to your finances. There are small, everyday decisions that you could be making every day that are hurting you. Check out some of the more common money habits and ways to combat them. NOT TRACKING SPENDING It’s easy to make simple purchases here and ...
One popular method of budgeting is the cash budget. This type of budget is exactly how it sounds; you only use cash to make purchases as opposed to credit cards. However, as with any type of budgeting, there are advantages and disadvantages. Here are some of the pros and cons of a cash budget. PROS PREVENT OVERSPENDING You can only use what you ...
Take control of your credit and debit cards with our Card Control app. With this app, you will now have the ability to turn your Visa cards on & off as well as set restrictions for how your card is used. This includes: GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION Use your phone’s location or a selected region on the map to determine where your card will work. If the ...
Many merchants are offering payment plans when you make purchases. However, there are factors you should take into consideration before choosing this option. Here are some are the pros and cons to buying now and paying later WHAT IS BUY NOW, PAY LATER? BNPL is a way to make a purchase online where you get your item right away, but pay it off over ...
The average person will spend up to 1/3 of their life sleeping. In order to get the best night's sleep, make sure your bedroom is a comfortable space for you. Whether
Fixing up a bathroom doesn’t need to cost a fortune. Even little fixes here and there can help when it comes time to sell. Here are some quick and easy fixes you can
Welcome to Cyprus Credit Union’s 2022 financial blog series! This year’s series will cover auto loans. We'll be taking a "road trip" through the most important things
It’s easy to get swept up in the everyday craziness that seems to consume our lives. However, it’s important that we make a conscious effort to be mindful of what is
Have you been thinking about purchasing a home to use as rental property? It could be a great opportunity to increase your portfolio and potentially make some extra
Budgeting can be a trial-and-error process. It’s not unusual to make a budget only to find out later that it isn’t quite working. Here are some common reasons why this
Stocks are one of the most common types of investments. Today, they are more accessible to a greater portion of the public than ever before. In this article, we’ll take
Sometimes, reviewing your bank statements can be a little painful. It’s not always fun to look back at your spending from the past month. But taking a little time to