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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10 Necessities For Your Summer Road Trip

Going on a road trip is a fun way to see the country and make a vacation about the journey of traveling instead of just the destination. Being in Connecticut, we have the advantage of being able to take shorter road trips to many neighboring states or even up to Canada relatively easily.

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To Lease or Buy a Car? That is The Question.

It's no secret that shopping for a car involves making many choices — from the color, to the style, to the features and accessories. There's another choice to consider when you are in the market for a car — whether to lease or buy Read More

My Lease Ends Soon.  Now What?

In September of 2015, I leased a car for the first time. This was my first ever lease, and now I’m in the final year of it.  Soon, I will need to seriously think about what my plans are for next year.  Realistically, I have three different options.

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