Entries from December 2017

How Students Can Get Discounts And Savings Just By Being A Student

Date December 21, 2017

There’s no doubting it; college is expensive. For most students, the cost is worthwhile because of the earning potential that exists on the other side, but what about the here and now? Did you know being a college student could get you all kinds of discounts? Here are three excellent places to save with your […]

Financial Preparation For 2018

Date December 19, 2017

2018 is almost here – are you ready? Usher in the new year with plans for financial improvement and resolutions to do more.Here are some tips to get you started: Tune your budget It’s great to start off the new year with a plan. A budget is just that-a plan that starts with the income […]

Surviving the Holidays With Your Sanity Intact

Date December 14, 2017

With crowded stores and an ever-growing list of people to shop for, it’s easy to get overwhelmed and to overspend on your holiday shopping. No worries, though; we’ve got you covered! Read on for pre-and post-holiday tips and have yourself a jolly December without breaking the bank. 6 Pre-Holidays Tips 1. Revise your gift list […]

Protecting Yourself Against Card Cracking Scams

Date December 12, 2017

In a recent scam targeting millennials, fraudsters are once again cashing in on people’s naivety and goodwill. Only this time, they’re using social media to make it happen. What makes the scam especially cruel is that fraudsters specifically look for cash-strapped victims who are desperate enough to believe almost anything in the hope of earning […]

Video: It’s Almost Tax Time! Should You Itemize or Not?

Date December 7, 2017

Whichever way you decide to go, be sure to check with a tax professional first. Doing your own taxes? Click here for a TurboTax discount, courtesy of Matadors Community Credit Union!

Earn More for your Money at MCCU!

Date December 5, 2017

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