News For Tag "savings"

  • 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!

  • Certificate of Deposit: What is a CD?

    posted July 31, 2019 in Blogs

    Do you know what a certificate of deposit (CD) is? Have you ever considered opening one? It just may be the perfect option for you! Let us help you learn more and make the decision that fits you best!

  • Smart Ways to Use Your Tax Return

    posted April 12, 2019 in Blogs

    When you receive an unexpected payout, whether it's from a tax refund, work bonus or cash gift, it's always a good idea to be proactive about how you spend it instead of letting it just pass through your checking account. We've listed some dos and don'ts for you to consider!