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


How to Live On Less and Save More

Times have changed… fast. Many are facing uncharted economic territory as they figure out how to live on less income. Others may just want to save more for fear of the unknown. Whatever the case may be, you can find small ways to live on less. Small changes add up and can help you save a little more each month.
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How to Teach Your Kids about Debt

Debt is not an easy subject to approach, but it’s important to be understood. It’s not enough to simply teach your children about money and budgeting when most Americans will have debt at some point in their life. Teaching them about debt – the good and bad kind – and how to ultimately get out of it would be beneficial to their understanding of financial literacy.

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Money and Marriage: How to Handle Finances

Did you know that financial problems are one of the leading causes for divorce in marriages? In fact, some psychologists say that many people will talk about anything before they talk about their finances. Talking about money, and being on the same page, is so important to having a long lasting, happy relationship. If you’re getting married and trying to figure out your finances, or if you’re looking to improve your financial talks with your partner, take a look at these options with their pros and cons to start the conversation.

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5 Things to do with Your Tax Refund

When your tax refund comes in, it can be tempting to want to spend the money right away on fun things. While that might be your first instinct, it’s important to think about the other ways you can spend your tax refund money that might be more beneficial for you later on.

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