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April Is Financial Literacy Month: Are You Making The Most of Your Family’s Opportunities?

PenFed - Family Inc

PenFed Credit Union is proud to feature author and finance expert Douglas P. McCormick’s ground breaking book Family Inc: Using Business Principles To Maximize Your Family’s Wealth during financial literacy month.

Posted in: Personal Finance

Energy Efficiency Tax Breaks Let You Go Green and Save Bucks

Energy Efficiency Tax Breaks Let You Go Green and Save Bucks

  Going green isn’t only a way to save the planet. It can also help you accomplish a less lofty but still necessary goal: saving money. Credit is due to Congress, technology and that economics classic, supply and demand. Installing

Posted in: NerdWallet, Personal Finance, Taxes

When Debt Can Be Good For You — And When It’s Bad

It’s next to impossible to go through life without accruing some debt. The good news is that some loans can be healthy and even productive, which means there’s no rush to pay them off. Other debts should be erased more

Posted in: Personal Finance, Saving Money

Building A Credit Score From Scratch

Young adults starting out on their own often bump into a cold fact of financial life: Having no credit history can limit your options just as much as having bad credit does. Lenders, rental offices and insurance companies use your

Posted in: Personal Finance