Monthly Archive - TravisCU Blog

June 2015


How the SBA can jump start your small business

6/29/2015

This government agency helps startups and other entrepreneurs by making sure they aren't taken advantage if from day one.

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Is bundling your insurance a good deal?

6/24/2015

Protection through one major coverage provider can have its benefits and drawbacks depending on how you approach the potential deal at hand.

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American retailers will see more of the new EMV chip cards

6/22/2015

This small addition to Travis credit cards will help protect your information when you make a purchase in the future.

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Five steps towards good money practices

6/12/2015

Being goal-oriented when it comes to cash can set you up for a bright financial future.

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Follow vigilant ATM and credit card safety basics while traveling

6/12/2015

If there's anywhere you should be "watching your back" the most, it's when you're withdrawing cash or making a purchase in an unknown place.

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How to protect your auto loans with GAP, MBI and MVP Insurance

6/8/2015

Avoid the powerless feeling of being unable to afford to fix your vehicle by securing protection at the beginning of your loan.

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How to find the best deal for auto insurance

6/7/2015

Buy enough protection to cover yourself first, your vehicle second and don't over do coverage if the vehicle doesn't warrant it.

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Personal financial safety basics

6/6/2015

Just because it simplifies paying for things doesn't mean it's the best thing to do in terms of security.

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Protecting your home for a vacation

6/5/2015

Securing your most important asset should be priority No. 1 before packing your bags.

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General credit card knowledge

6/4/2015

Your first credit card can set you up for a bright financial future, if you take advantage of its benefits.

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Saving vs. Investing

6/3/2015

The adage is always out there – “Save your money! Save, save, save!”

But is saving money the best option? Is stacking cash on top of cash the best way to manage your funds?

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Differences and similarities between 401(k) and IRAs

6/2/2015

The avenues for retirement savings are similar, but vary when it comes to contribution and income limits.

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Seeking financial counseling services

6/1/2015

When it all just becomes too much, it may be time to step back and get professional help.

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Maintaining a low debt-to-income ratio

6/1/2015

The path to financial independence includes living within your means and not overspending.

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