News For Tag "financial behaviors"

  • Financial Education Resources

    posted August 26, 2020 in Blogs

    If you're similar to the majority of the general population, you probably didn't learn how to do your taxes, build good credit or obtain a loan while in school — at least not as intentionally as you were told to study algebra. Here at Greater Iowa, we have always made it a priority to weave financial literacy into our daily services and programs.

  • How to Prepare for Tough Times

    posted May 3, 2020 in Blogs

    Worrying about the possibility of losing your job? Or are you unfortunately already in that situation? How are you managing financially? It's smart to think about bills, essential expenses and check in on your emergency fund that could help see you through several months of job insecurity.

  • Savings Accounts: How to make them work for you!

    posted January 26, 2020 in Blogs

    Starting a savings account can be intimidating as there are many different types of accounts out there. We're here to help you look for some key factors and account types that can benefit you in the long run.

  • Budgeting in Style: 50/30/20 Rule

    posted January 2, 2020 in Blogs

    It's no secret that most people, us included, increased their shopping habits over the holidays. While spending is inevitable, there are ways to educate yourself on budgeting and smart spending. The 50/30/20 rule is a simple, practical rule of thumb for individuals who want a budget that is effective and easy to implement.

  • Let your ‘someday' dreams start today!

    posted November 18, 2019 in Blogs

    The holiday season can be a stressful time for many of us. Whatever your situation and financial status, Greater Iowa Credit Union is here to help try to make the impossible, possible.

  • 7 Simple Budgeting Tips

    posted August 14, 2019 in Blogs

    No matter your financial situation, you can benefit from a budget! Here are 7 easy things you can do to build a budget and have a plan for every dollar!