Hacks to Save Money at a Restaurant - Current Balance - Marion Community Credit Union

Hacks to Save Money at a Restaurant

Americans love eating out. According to the USDA’s food expenditure data, millennials spend more than 44% of their food budget on this meal option. In addition, other data proves that Americans spend a lot more on restaurants and bars ($54.86 billion) than they do on their groceries ($52.5 billion). We Americans really like our restaurants. […]

Rebuilding An Emergency Fund - Current Balance - Marion Community Credit Union

Rebuilding An Emergency Fund

All the best financial experts agree you need to keep an emergency fund. Keeping three to five months of living expenses in a savings account, certificate account, or investment account can be the difference between a temporary hardship and a lifelong debt trap. Using that money instead of credit cards or short-term loans is a […]

Staying Safe Online - Current Balance - Marion Community Credit Union

Staying Safe Online

With the average American spending 24 hours a week online, internet safety is more important than ever. A hacked or compromised computer can put you at risk for money loss, phishing scams, or even complete identity theft. It gets worse: If your computer’s security has been breached, it can be turned into a “middle man” for […]

Back to School Shopping Hacks - Current Balance - Marion Community Credit Union

Back to School Shopping Hacks

You may be deep into your summer routine of lazy afternoons at the beach, family day trips and bedtimes postponed in favor of firefly-chasing, but back-to-school season is already in full swing. And, any way you slice it, it’s going to be expensive! Between new backpacks, textbooks, a long list of supplies and a fresh […]