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Freedom First Credit Union What Should I Do With My Money If I Recently Lost My Job?

This article was originally written on June 1, 2020.

Steve Devlin, Senior Financial Consultant with Freedom First Wealth Management, and Jason Fletcher, Financial Consultant with Freedom First Wealth Management, share their thoughts on what to do with your finances if you recently lost your job.


Freedom First Credit Union How Should I Spend My Stimulus Check?

The stimulus checks promised in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act are starting to land in checking accounts and mailboxes around the country. The $1,200 granted is a welcome relief during these financially trying times.

Many recipients may be wondering: What is the best way to use this money?

To help you determine the most financially responsible course of action to take with your stimulus check, Freedom First has compiled a list of advice and tips from financial experts and advisers on how to use this money.


Freedom First Credit Union Market Update from Freedom First Wealth Management

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This article was originally written on Sunday, March 22, 2020.

Steve Devlin, Senior Financial Consultant with Freedom First Wealth Management, and Jason Fletcher, Financial Consultant with Freedom First Wealth Management, share their thoughts on the market and steps you should take in response.


Freedom First Credit Union Market Commentary from Freedom First Wealth Management

Steve Devlin, Senior Financial Consultant with Freedom First Wealth Management, and Jason Fletcher, Financial Consultant with Freedom First Wealth Management, share a couple thoughts to keep you aware of the things they believe are most important as we weather the storm in the markets. 


Freedom First Credit Union Financial Preparation for 2020

The new year is almost here. Are you ready?

Remember the Boy Scout motto: Be prepared! A brand-new year, always ripe with resolutions, is the perfect time to reassess your financial attitude, improve, and vow to do more.

“It’s a time of planning for going forward,” says Sallie Krawcheck, co-founder of Ellevest. “We see a lot of people, often over the Christmas holiday, but certainly in the new year, taking stock of where they are on their personal finances and investments.”

Have you taken any steps to prepare for the financial realities of the coming year?

Here are some tips to get you started.


Freedom First Credit Union 6 Ways To Keep Your Finances Intact This Holiday Season

‘Tis the season to shop until you drop-or until you go broke. But you don’t have to overspend.

 

There’s no need to rack up a huge credit card bill or go into debt just to cover your holiday expenses. Enjoy a stress-free season by keeping your spending in check with these six tips:


Freedom First Credit Union Interest Rates Have Dropped. Here's What it Means for You.

 

You may keep hearing that interest rates are dropping – but what does that mean, really? Which interest rates? Who decides that? How does that affect me?

It can get pretty confusing to anyone who isn’t an economics major. But that’s why we’re here to help you understand what it all means.


Freedom First Credit Union How Much Money Should I Keep in My Checking Account?

There’s lots of talk in the world of personal finance about how to best manage a savings account. You might read up on financial experts who recommend keeping three to six months’ worth of living expenses in your savings account, or maybe you’ve seen a tip about socking away enough money to cover larger expenses. Either way, there’s lots of discussion about the ideal amount of money to keep in a savings account.


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