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Before You Go:  A Financial Checklist for Travelers

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Before You Go… A Financial Checklist for Travelers

You’ve planned every aspect of your summer vacation, double checked your suitcase and memorized your itinerary.

But have you put your finances in order?

Keep your vacation stress-free with these tips:

HAVE MULTIPLE WAYS TO PAY. Be ready for any event by bringing diff erent types of credit and debit cards with you, as well as a stash of cash. Only carry the items and cash you’ll need for the day, and keep the rest...

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Budgeting Basics

Whether you’re planning your first budget or re-evaluating your current budget, the ground rules below will set you up for success.
1) Budgeting is about confidence, not guilt. A budget lets you fully understand where your cash is going each month – so you can design a plan that allows you to truly enjoy your money.
2) Stop comparing yourself to others. An effective budget is tailored to your specific wants and needs, with categories based on where you live and work, what your...

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Don’t Neglect Financial Health When Making Resolutions This Year

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Think back on each New Year. Notice anything in common with years past? Maybe you’ve resolved each year to make better nutritional decisions. I will not eat the WHOLE plate of cookies. Or, maybe you’ll take it a step further and throw in a promise to yourself to take your health a little more seriously.

My neighbor can get up at 5:00 am for a run before work. Why can’t I?

Whatever your resolutions may be, why not resolve to take better care of your financial health as...

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Buying A New or Used Auto?

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Take advantage of the relationship that MembersFirst has with TrueCar when you’re buying your new or new-to-you auto. Consider your price range – Focus on your selling price and the monthly payment. If you’re financing, how long do you want to make payments. Do Your Research – Use Member Showroom to determine if you’re getting the right price form the dealer. Test Drive- Always test drive the car. Make sure that you use your senses to help make the decision – vision,...

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Mobile App

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The new version of the Mobile Banking Application was released in the iTunes App Store and on Google Play, today. ANDROID USERS WILL NEED TO DOWNLOAD A NEW APP AND DELEE THE OLD ONE. APPLE USERS WILL NEED TO UPDATE THE EXISTING APP. The new app will provide you with a more comprehensive view of your account and transaction history, including pending electronic deposits and debits as well as holds on your account. Additionally, a fully mobile version of Bill Pay is available to you...

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