If you have never dealt with a pawn shop before, you may be unaware of how a pawn shop works. You may even be making incorrect assumptions about pawn shops because the way the media perceives them is often in a dark light. The truth of the matter is that pawn shops are far from the scary. One way to describe a pawn shop is to refer to it as a permanent location for an ongoing garage sale. However, pawn shops are particularly unique because they also provide collateral loans. If you are confused, read on to learn about the different things you should know before visiting your local pawn shop Collateral Loans The thing that pawn shops are known most for is the fact that they offer quick cash in the form…
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Through digitization and automation of routine compliance obligations, RegTech is helping improve efficiency, reporting accuracy, and transparency in the financial sector.
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How Much Pawn Shops Pay for Guitars
How much do pawn shops pay for guitars? Find out at PawnGuru, where we list average guitar value by brand. View guitar pawn prices today!
Rate of Mortgage Approvals: How Our State Compares
Millions of Americans look to mortgage loans to help them buy homes, but the number of applications — and the percentage actually getting approved and funded — varies by where you live. To determine the states with the most mortgage purchase, not refinancing, loan applications and approvals, NerdWallet analyzed 2015 data from the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act...Read More
Savings Tips for Children
April 24th is National Teach Children to Save Day. We have employees going to local schools to teach children the importance of saving. Anytime is the right time to begin teaching children about mo…
Your Travel Center
Welcome Metro Credit Union Members Your Travel Center (formerly Travel Leaders) is proud to provide Metro Credit Union members assistance with vacations, honeymoons, destination weddings, weekend getaways, family reunion trips as well as air, car and hotel reservations Whether you are looking to redeem Metro Rewards points or just get a great deal on a fabulous trip, you will find the consultants at Your Travel Center to be your perfect advisors. Your Travel Center is an established Omaha business with roots tracing back to 1906. Our consultants live and work in the same community as you which ensures that they understand the issues that are important to you. Your Travel Center’s staff is ready to assist you with all of your travel needs, so call, stop in (NW corner of 84th & Center…
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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 …
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The only person you can control is yourself, so start ignoring the obnoxious person in the next cubicle.
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