Welcome to Small Print Sleep from Pillar Credit Union. A podcast that helps you get some rest with light music and boring banking disclosures. Set your sleep timer, get comfortable, and let Pillar Credit Union put you to sleep. This is for entertainment purposes only and shouldn’t be considered as an official disclosure.
Trailer – Small Print Sleep [PODCAST]
We’ll be the first to admit…banking can be kinda boring. Especially all the small print. You know what I’m talking about – those 20-page disclosures filled with legalese that people hand you and jokingly say, “If you’re having trouble sleeping tonight, you can read this.” Well…we decided to take that a step further by creating […]
Quick Tip 12 – One Easy Way to Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster [PODCAST]
Current Balance Quick Tip – something you can do right now to save money, save time, or just improve your day. Use this simple tip to save on interest and knock a couple years off your home loan.
How to Navigate Today’s Car-Buying Market
Prices on both new and used cars have soared since the beginning of 2020, and experts aren’t expecting them to fall anytime soon. But you can save money with a loan through a credit union. The most recent data shows that auto loans at credit unions are a full two points lower, on average, than […]
Potato Veggie Frittata
This budget-friendly meal is chock full of protein, vitamins and, most of all, flavor. Microwave leftovers (if you have any!) for breakfast. Ingredients: 1 10-oz. box frozen spinach, thawed and drained4 cup frozen hash brown potatoes, thawed1 cup shredded carrots⅓ cup diced onion⅓ cup diced bell peppers8 eggs, lightly beaten½ cup mayonnaise (can use light)½ […]
Episode 34: Common Credit Report Mistakes That Could Cost You [PODCAST]
Someone’s typo could cost you money, a loan, or even a new job. Find out the most common mistakes people find on their credit reports and what to do if it happens to you. RESOURCES MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:AnnualCreditReport.com
Portobello Two-Cheese Panini [RECIPE]
Quick, cheesy and utterly delicious-perfect for those busy nights! Yield: 4 servingsHands-on prep time: 3 minutesTotal prep time: 8 minutesPrice per serving: $1.50 Ingredients 4 baguettes Store-bought ranch dressing 4 portobello mushrooms, thinly sliced 4 slices Muenster cheese 4 slices cheddar cheese Directions Preheat panini maker. Slice open baguettes and spread with ranch dressing. Place mushrooms and one slice […]
Episode 33 – All You Need to Know About the New Stimulus Bill [PODCAST]
In this quick episode (and the notes below), we’ve outlined some of the most significant measures included in the American Rescue Plan. Stimulus payments The third round of stimulus checks are set at $1,400. Here’s who is getting checks: Single taxpayers with an adjusted gross income (AGI) of $75,000 or below. Taxpayers filing as heads of […]
Episode 32 – The Gecko May Be Right [PODCAST]
In this episode, we go over 5 ways to find extra money by trimming your fixed expenses.
Preparing Financially for a New Baby
Congratulations! You’ve expecting a baby and you’re breathless with excitement — and nerves. A baby means big changes, and a part of those changes is lots of new expenses. How will you pay for it all? We’ve got the tips you need to prepare financially for a new baby. Pay down debt Don’t let your […]