Welcome to Sikorsky Credit Union’s blog were we share informative articles on home, life, and money with our online community.


My Number One Resolution For 2018

My husband and I made some much-needed improvements to our 30+-year-old home last year.  While we had saved for the improvements in advance, the project ran over budget by a few thousand dollars. This depleted our savings account significantly, which means if we encounter a large expense in 2018, we will not have funds available to cover it.

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Another Year Closer To Retirement

On paper, I should really now be maybe 20 years from retirement—or possibly less if possible.  But can I really think about retirement…ever?

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September the "New" New Year?

To some January starts the New Year, but for most people with children the new school year starts the New Year.  Primarily because kids need new everything: new sneakers, new backpacks, new clothes, new school supplies, etc.  They get organized – their desks in their bedrooms become uncluttered and file folders reappear, along with paperclips and newly sharpened #2 pencils.

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The Equifax Data Breach: What to Do

If you have a credit report, there’s a good chance that you’re one of the 143 million American consumers whose sensitive personal information was exposed in a data breach at Equifax, one of the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies.

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