Credit Union Benefits

Credit Union Benefits

Hello, and welcome to Your Money 2.0. I’m Thomas Fox, Community Outreach Director at Cambridge Credit Counseling. In our last episode we discussed the overall benefits of using a credit union versus a bank. If you recall, credit unions are founded on the Seven Cooperative Principles philosophy. These principles, which include open membership, democratic control,

An honest look at the personal finance crisis | Elizabeth White

An honest look at the personal finance crisis | Elizabeth White

You know me. I am in your friendship circle hidden in plain sight. My clothes are still impeccable — bought in the good years when I was still making money. To look at me you would not know that my electricity was cut off last week for nonpayment, or that I meet the eligibility requirements

College Degrees That Earn The Most Money

College Degrees That Earn The Most Money

Deciding on a degree is a difficult choice. Although following your passions might be the most sensible, there’s only so many vacancies for football stars, astronauts, movies stars, and models. So getting practical might be the way forward. And if you’re being practical you better start about thinking about the money too. Because, what’s more

Don’t Pay Your Student Loans

Don’t Pay Your Student Loans

Fuck. Ugh, my fucking student loans. (off screen) Don’t pay your student loans. Wha.. what? Don’t pay your student loans. Do something fun with the money instead. I have to pay my student loans. Why? What’s really going to happen if you don’t? It’ll hurt my credit score, for one. Who gives a fuck about

8 Free Things You’re Probably Paying For | The Financial Diet

8 Free Things You’re Probably Paying For | The Financial Diet

Hey guys it’s Chelsea from the financial diet and this week’s video is brought to you by RetailMeNot and this week we wanted to talk to you guys about the things that you are probably paying for that you could be getting for free. So much about saving money and spending smarter is about being

Will the Government REALLY Forgive Your Student Loans?

Will the Government REALLY Forgive Your Student Loans?

(cheerful piano music) – Okay, so here’s the deal with student loans in America. I think we have just become stupid about education. Isn’t that sad? Something that’s supposed to make you smarter, we’ve like lost our minds with. So, here’s the deal. If you have student loans and your name is on it, you’re

America’s Student Loan Problem | America Uncovered

America’s Student Loan Problem | America Uncovered

Student loans. Debt is at an all-time high. And it’s almost impossible to get out of it. So what can be done? Welcome to America Uncovered. I’m Chris Chappell. Student loan debt in America is at an all-time high. 44 million people owe almost $1.5 trillion dollars to the federal government. That amount has increased

7 Insane Ways Americans Waste Money | The Financial Diet

7 Insane Ways Americans Waste Money | The Financial Diet