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This Week @ South Metro Federal Credit Union

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

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How to Avoid a Financial Disaster

What we can do to put ourselves in the best possible position to avoid financial calamity.

How to Avoid a Financial Disaster

Introduction to the week's theme "How to Avoid a Financial Disaster".


Recognizing the Signs of Financial Trouble

A review of some of the most glaring signs that you’re headed down a problematic financial path.


The Dos and Don’ts of Avoiding Financial Disaster

A discussion of some of the essential “dos and don’ts” of avoiding a massive financial reversal.


Avert Financial Disaster with Insurance

Maintaining an appropriate level of insurance coverage is a critical element in preventing financial disaster.


How To Pause Student Loan Payments

For most federal loans, there are programs available to relieve the strain of monthly loan payments that can't be met. Here's a review a few of the best options out there.


How to Survive a Personal Financial Crisis

A discussion of what you need to know to get through a major financial crisis.

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Setting Your Financial Priorities

A look at the factors influencing how we spend and save money.

Setting Financial Priorities

Introduction to a week focused on the factors that influence how we spend and save.

Mysterious Forces That Drive Our Spending Behavior

By exploring the deeper issues that go along with our spending habits, we can unlock the motivations that guide us, giving us a clearer picture of why and how we spend and save.

Conspicuous Consumption - Does It Make You Happy?

When the urge to spend is too great to resist, consider spending that money on new experiences or a charitable donation.

Retirement vs Student Loans?

What a recent college graduate should consider when thinking about saving for retirement or paying down student loans?

Pay a Child's Education With Your Retirement Fund?

A review of some of the most important information to know regarding retirement-funded college educations.

Common Financial Priorities by Decade

A review of some basic financial priorities by decade.

About South Metro Federal Credit Union

Our suite of Financial Education Services (FES) is founded on providing a thorough education and consistent guidance with a confidential personal representative. With this relationship in place, we’ll work with you to determine your broad goals and set tactics for direct outcomes that build credit and help manage debt. We’ll empower you with the mindset, tools and products it takes to make an impact on your financial health.


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