Tax season is in full swing and tax scams are everywhere. If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is! In recent years, thousands of people have lost millions of dollars and their personal information to tax scams and fake IRS communication.
Maybe you’re interested in home renovations, debt consolidation, higher education, or maybe you want to help pay for your daughter’s wedding. If you’re a homeowner looking to borrow money, a home equity line of credit (HELOC) might be the best option for you.
Investment management can be active or passive. Sometimes, that simple, fundamental choice can make a difference in portfolio performance.
There’s more to taking out a loan for a house or qualifying for a home equity line of credit (HELOC) than just filling out the paperwork. Your debt-to-income ratio drives your financial chances of being eligible for a loan or credit approval.
The Consumers Credit Union’s 87th Annual Meeting will be on March 15th at KeyLime Cove Resort in Gurnee IL. The meeting is open to Consumer Credit Union members and invited guests.
How Much Will You Spend When You Retire?
One line of defense against identity theft is to get things out of your wallet or purse that don’t belong there.
In life, there are times when simple decisions can have a profound impact. The same holds true when it comes to personal finance. Here are some simple choices you could make that may leave you better off financially – in the near term, the long term, or both.
Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) provide a quick and convenient way to withdraw money from your account. Unfortunately, the popularity of ATMs may also attract thieves. So it’s important to be aware of your surroundings when using an ATM.
Did you start a new job or leave a job behind? Did you retire? Did you start a family? If notable changes occurred in your personal or professional life, then you will want to review your finances before this year ends and 2017 begins.