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


Cars: To Lease or Own?

You’ve decided it’s time for a new car. You’ve figured out what type of car you’d like to drive and have started to figure out what your options are financially. You can either purchase the car upfront with cash, lease a car, or purchase with a loan. Assuming you aren't able to buy the car upfront, what is the next best option for you financially – leasing or purchasing the car? Let's explore both of these options and see which option might make the most sense for you.

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6 Tips for Breaking the Paycheck to Paycheck Lifestyle

Have you ever been in the situation where you’ve had to wait until your next paycheck before paying your bills? Are you always running behind on payments and being forced to pay even more in late fees? You may be part of the 78% of U.S. workers that are living paycheck to paycheck.

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Get The Most Out of Budget Traveling

When it comes to traveling for vacation, the last thing you want is to be stressed about money and how you’re doing to afford your trip. Sticking to a budget or being mindful of your vacation spending can help you keep on track with your financial goals.

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How To Teach Your Kids About Budgeting

Budgeting is a great way to keep track of your finances and ensure that you're regularly putting money in savings accounts. However, you may be surprised to know that only about 1/3 of Americans maintain a household budget.Teaching kids how to budget can help them form good habits and beliefs about finances.

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