As the end of March rolls around, it’s become clear: Everyone’s favorite season is here! No, no– I’m not talking about Spring. Rather, I’m talking about a season that’s just as unavoidable, whether you hate doing them and have others do it for you, love doing them and have others help you, or simply roll up your sleeves and knock them out yourself; I’m talking, of course, about tax season. Continue reading 7 Smart Ideas For Your Tax Refund
If you’re like me, you’re always looking for ways to save a few bucks and if possible, take better care of our mothership Earth. Maintaining an energy-efficient home sounds so appealing but it’s often easier said than done, especially if you’re renting. Unless the landlord or property owner is interested in financing major improvements, renters are left to their own temporary solutions. Continue reading Renters Save More: 6 Areas To Improve For Energy Efficiency
When you’ve got bad credit, it’s hard to catch a break. When you’ve got bad credit and you’re looking to buy a new vehicle, breaks can seem downright impossible. But, don’t worry, it IS possible to get an auto loan with bad credit. Continue reading Can I Get An Auto Loan With Bad Credit?
For many years now DCCU members have enjoyed free access to credit counseling and financial education in Madison through GreenPath, a non-profit organization focused on helping members attain all their financial goals. Continue reading Financial Education in Madison – Learn More with GreenPath
Dane County Credit Union has partnered with Focused Tax Solutions to offer our members expert tax preparation at a special promotional rate. More than 50 tax provisions, including the tax rate schedules, and other tax changes are adjusted for inflation in 2016. Let’s take a look at the 2016 tax updates most likely to affect taxpayers like you. Continue reading 2016 Tax Updates: Brackets, Deductions, and Exemptions – Wheeeee!
Dane County Credit Union has partnered with Focused Tax Solutions to offer our members expert tax preparation at a special promotional rate. Check out these tax breaks that have been renewed. Continue reading 10 Tax Breaks Reauthorized for Tax Year 2015
With the holidays upon us, this time of year brings to mind financial goals and plans for the New Year. Get ready, get set…go! Continue reading Credit Union Savings Accounts: New Year = New Goals
“Why should I get a credit report review?” is a simple question with a number of answers. Continue reading Credit Report Review: Is it worth my time?
Do you ever get the feeling you’re never really getting ahead financially? Or each time you make a little progress, an unexpected expense pops up like clockwork? This can be especially frustrating when you made the effort to trim your monthly expenses and follow a budget, yet at the end of the month you feel like you’re right where you started. It’s a good time to look back over the year and take stock of the big financial picture. Continue reading Credit Counseling – Tackle Debt with GreenPath
Why is it that some of the most important financial topics make our eyes glaze over?
If there’s one seemingly dry financial subject I can stomach that others simply cannot, however, its credit reporting—mostly because understanding the topic (FICO scores in particular) is crucial to the entirety of your financial life. Continue reading Credit Report Review – Understanding Credit Basics