With the tax season upon us, it is more important than ever to be informed about tax fraud. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) wants taxpayers and tax professionals to
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 ...
By age four, many children will become familiar with the general concept of money simply through observation. Nowadays, they may see their parents use a debit or credit card (or maybe even a smart phone or watch) at the checkout stand before leaving a store. While they may still see the use of cash and coin, it won't be as common a sight as it was ...
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 ...
A bond is a popular choice for investors to diversify their portfolios. Here is a brief and simple rundown on what a bond is.
Automation is one of the most practical ways to make sure your money goes where it needs to each time you get your paycheck. Here are just some of the ways to begin
Whether you’re a recent college grad or a seasoned professional looking for new opportunities, it never hurts to revise your résumé. This is your introduction to a
What Is a Title? A title is a sort of “birth certificate” for a vehicle. Among other things, this document lists the vehicle identification number (VIN), manufacture
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
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