Financial Library

Financial knowledge leads to financial success, and the articles below can help you take more control of your finances now.

Dec 7, 2022
Are you eager to reassess your finances for the new year? Read on for some foundational tips to get you started.
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Nov 1, 2022
Holiday shopping can easily get out of control, and impulse purchases tend to increase this time of year. If you are determined to be intentional about your holiday spending, here are some strategies you can implement.
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Jun 16, 2022
After keeping interest rates low throughout the first two years of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Reserve announced its third rate hike this year, raising rates by three-quarters of a percentage point on June 15. That follows increases in May and March, which together totaled another three-quarters of a point, and the Fed has signaled plans for additional increases before the year's end.
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Dec 28, 2021
A successful investor maximizes gain and minimizes loss. Though there can be no guarantee that any investment strategy will be successful and all investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal, here are six basic principles that may help you invest more successfully.
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Sep 21, 2021
You know how important it is to plan for your retirement, but where do you begin? One of your first steps should be to estimate how much income you'll need to fund your retirement. That's not as easy as it sounds, because retirement planning is not an exact science. Your specific needs depend on your goals and many other factors.
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Apr 2, 2021
In celebration of National Financial Literacy Month, Nusenda is rolling out a great new resource for anyone wanting to expand their personal finance skills.
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Mar 3, 2021
As the pandemic recovery phase evolves, your credit might be the last thing on your mind. During times of emergencies though, such as this pandemic or during natural disasters, you should know the state of your finances, keep your credit on your radar, and be wary of scammers trying to access your information.
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Feb 19, 2021
Many IRA and retirement plan limits are indexed for inflation each year. While some of the limits remain unchanged for 2021, other key numbers have increased.
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Dec 23, 2020
Whether it is an auto loan, a mortgage, a student loan, credit cards, or loans from family or friends, having some sort of financial debt is a reality for most people. However, with some advance planning and resourceful thinking, it doesn’t need to be a point of excessive stress. In fact, some types of loans are helpful to your overall financial well-being – if they’re paid on time and are used sensibly.
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