Want to donate or recycle old electronics? Consumer Reports has the details on the right way to get rid of phones, laptops, and other gadgets.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
10 Reasons Millennials Choose Credit Unions
by Jeremiah Tucker / February 5th, 2016 I can't remember the first time I joined a bank Banks have come and gone numerous times in my life, each one about as memorable as switching wallets, but I remember joining my credit union. I've found most people do. Often because joining a credit union was a game changerthe exact point their financial lives took a big turn for the better This is particularly true of millennials. Millennialsgenerally defined as anyone born between 1980 and 2000are more likely to recommend credit unions than banks to their friends. A survey by CO-OP Financial Services, Cucamonga, Calif., a financial technology company for credit unions, found that 96% of millennials were…
Quick Financial Tip: Mortgage Process
Our goal is simple: To improve the financial well-being of our members. This also happens to be the mission statement at Mutual 1st Federal. We want to make ...
Don't Tax My Credit Union!
“Don’t Tax My Credit Union” is a national campaign dedicated to ensuring Congress doesn’t raise taxes on 96 million credit union members nationwide and
What credit union core processors won't tell you
We talk a good deal about trust when it comes to credit unions. For example, in the article Credit Union’s Emphasis on Trust Holds True, we identified that trust in credit unions among their members is 60%, compared to 30% customers’ trust in big banks. Likewise, credit union executives consistently rank trust as the top priority in vendor …
Banks vs. Credit Unions: What's the Difference?
Thinking about moving your money out of a big bank and into a local credit union? Get the low down on their differences in this two minute video. For more in...
Here's Why You're Better Off Using A Credit Union Rather Than A Big Bank
Here are the pros and cons of both banks and credit unions.
Best Vacuums for Hardwood Floors
For hardwood floors you'll want a vacuum that doesn't spew the dirt around. Here are the best vacuums for hardwood floors from Consumer Reports' tests.
Central Air Conditioning Buying Guide
Shopping for a central air conditioning system? Read about types, features, and other must-know topics in our central air conditioning buying guide to make an informed choice.