Tag: finance

Become Financially Fit in 2018

[ 0 ] January 9, 2018 |
Become Financially Fit in 2018

Now that the Christmas season is behind us, the focus turns to 2018 resolutions. While many of us vow to eat better and get on the treadmill to improve our physical health, have you thought about your financial health in the New Year? Consider some statistics: A Consumer Financial Protection Bureau study found that seven out […]

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Mid-Year Update

[ 0 ] July 18, 2016 |
Mid-Year Update

As I write this article your IAACU team is busy evaluating and recording second quarter results. Since we are a financial cooperative and you are our owners, I thought it appropriate to communicate how we evaluate the performance of your Credit Union. Measures used to evaluate performance are divided into two broad categories: 1) Net […]

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Spring Clean Your Way to Savings

[ 0 ] May 9, 2016 |
Spring Clean Your Way to Savings

Springtime means opening the windows, sweeping out the dust from over the winter and starting anew. It is also the opportune time to clean out your wallet or purse, that junk drawer full of receipts and those overflowing file cabinets. But where to begin? Sweep It Go through your wallet and purse and fish out any receipts you may have […]

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Financial Literacy Leads to Financial Well-Being

[ 0 ] April 18, 2016 |
Financial Literacy Leads to Financial Well-Being

Financial Literacy Month is not just about financial literacy—it’s also about financial well-being. April is National Financial Literacy Month, a good time to emphasize IAACU’s commitment to helping our members lead stable and healthy financial lives.  IAACU’s Mission Statement is: “Serve Our Members and Advance Their Financial Well-Being.”  Perhaps the ultimate measure of the success […]

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Lunch Savings Infographic

[ 0 ] March 10, 2016 |
Lunch Savings Infographic

In honor of National Pack Your Lunch Day, we’ve created this helpful infographic that might teach you something about how packing your own lunch can save you a bunch of money each year. Check it out! Note: If you are reading this article from a subscription email, you will need to open the article in a […]

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America Saves Week: A Reality!

[ 0 ] February 29, 2016 |
America Saves Week: A Reality!

You may have heard some of the buzz last week around America Saves Week (#ASW). Running each year since 2007, the week is an opportunity for institutions promote good savings behavior and a chance for individuals to assess their own saving status. There are six main focus points for the 2016 America Saves Week. As your preferred […]

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Tips to Avoid Overspending

[ 0 ] January 22, 2016 |
Tips to Avoid Overspending

With New Year’s Resolutions slowly fading, you can jump start your Financial Fitness by starting some budgeting. You can begin by analyzing your expenses over the last year, or you can start simple by cutting back on overspending in common areas.  GreenPath recently released an infographic showing how the average American overspends, highlighting areas such as […]

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