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This Week @ Providence Federal Credit Union

Short, timely articles based on a real-world weekly theme.

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Personal Finance and the Military

How to best serve your financial interests, while also serving your country.

How To Prosper While Serving Your Country

Day 1: While serving your country, you deserve nothing less than a comfortable and stable financial life.


The Financial Challenges of Deployment

Day 2: What you need to know to succeed when you're separated.


Budgeting and Saving in the Military

Day 3: How to ensure your day-to-day finances stay healthy.


How to Stay Financially Fit

Day 4: Here's what to do - and what not to do - when you're in uniform.


Knowing When to Retire from the Military

Day 5: Considerations for ending your service at the right time.


Avoiding Scams While Serving

Day 6: If you're concerned about falling victim, here's what you need to know.


Saving While Serving

Day 7: How to ensure your meeting your financial goals during military service.

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Last Week @ Providence Federal Credit Union

A One-Week Plan for Building Wealth

Starting the process of building long-term wealth doesn't have to be difficult or complicated. Let's review steps you can take right now to grow your nest egg.

Simple Steps Towards Building Wealth

An introduction to spending and savings strategies you can implement now.

Benefits of Automated Savings and Investments

Making healthy financial decisions "automatic" is a great strategy for getting ahead.

How to Reduce and Eliminate Debt

Every dollar spent on debt-related interest and fees is a dollar you're not saving.

The Value of Auditing Your Spending

The way in which small expenses add up is not always obvious.

How to Earn Money With Cash Back Options

Credit card spending is often considered "bad," but if you can pay your balance in full each month, it can be a great source for extra cash.

Long-Term Thinking: The Key to Building Wealth

Planning for a successful future doesn't need to be complicated, but that doesn't mean it's easy.

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