Money Matters

Credit Unions vs. Banks

Apr 25, 2017 - Posted by: Rocky Mountain Credit Union

When it comes to choosing a place to keep your money, one of the most important decisions is which type of financial institution to use.  You may simply need a place for a standard checking,...

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Benefits of Owning A Home: Tax Deductions for Homeowners

Apr 20, 2017 - Posted by: Rocky Mountain Credit Union

Your home is likely your most valuable asset, and you probably know that it can keep working for you for the entire time you own it. Some of the benefits can be tough to find, however, or you...

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15 Tips To Save Money on Groceries

Apr 18, 2017 - Posted by: Rocky Mountain Credit Union

With the rising price of food, grocery bills are now becoming a significant portion of your household budget. To help save money on groceries and put some bulk back in your budget try the 15 tips...

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Budget Size Matters: How Much Home Can I Afford?

Apr 11, 2017 - Posted by: Rocky Mountain Credit Union

There are so many factors to consider when buying a home, but the number one question you should be asking is this: how much home can I afford? This question has a number of layers to it, and it...

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Buying vs. Renting: The Financial Showdown

Apr 04, 2017 - Posted by: Rocky Mountain Credit Union

There is an ongoing debate many people face when choosing living accommodations: Should they invest in the purchase of their own home or stick with renting?  When it comes to buying vs. renting,...

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5 Ways To Save When Planning A Family Vacation

Mar 30, 2017 - Posted by: Rocky Mountain Credit Union

We look forward to it every summer; hitting a luxurious beach with the family, or a rustic camping trip close to home. Whatever your idea of paradise, you’ll need to put aside some extra money so...

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How To Take Advantage of the Best Rewards Programs

Mar 28, 2017 - Posted by: Rocky Mountain Credit Union

Spider-Man said it best when he said: “with great power comes great responsibility.” We have some of the most powerful tools in history at our fingertips and in our pockets, waiting to be utilized...

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How to Create a Budget In 6 Steps

Mar 22, 2017 - Posted by: Kelly Fleiner

Think about a time when you found yourself short on cash. It was probably embarrassing, and most likely caused a lot of unnecessary stress in your life. Maybe it was an emergency, or maybe it was...

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How To Use Home Equity to Pay Down Debt

Mar 15, 2017 - Posted by: Kelly Fleiner

You’ve no doubt heard that home equity could be used to pay down debt. There are some real benefits to this method as a matter of fact. But first, you’ll need to understand exactly what home...

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5 Ways Paying With Cash Can Help You Manage Money

Mar 08, 2017 - Posted by: Kelly Fleiner

As important as a budget is to financial independence, prioritizing your expenses and working through financial difficulties can be aggravating at best. Sticking to your budget is important for...

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