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North Star Credit Union Financial Calculators

Technology has made life so much easier and convenient, but it has also managed to turn personal finances into a minefield with new costs that did not exist, even a generation ago. Cellphone bills, internet costs, monthly membership programs, new payment platforms, and much more. In this post we will aggregate the financial calculators you […]

Out of the Nest Series: Budgeting

      So you have graduated from high school, college, or have returned to your family’s home to save money and now it is time to spread your wings and fly! Simple, right? This is easier said than done. Yet, with some planning, your transition can become much smoother. As the adage states, prior […]

4 Tips to Pay Off Your Student Loans Faster

Because of the high cost of a college education, it’s quite common nowadays for college graduates to have student loans. These loans can take 10 years or longer to pay off, which is likely second only to mortgages in the length of time it will take you to pay off a debt. And, for instance, […]

Minnesota Car Loans: Helpful Tips

With extended payment period options, and low gas prices new car purchases don’t have to break your monthly budget. Before you put ink to paper on a new car there are several Minnesota auto loan best practices and a variety of financial prep work you should undertake beforehand. In this post we will explore some […]

Top Scams to Watch Out For

Top Scams to Watch Out For Like old stories of the ‘boogieman’, con-artists and scammers are waiting and watching for someone to attack. It may seem like it be be obvious if someone is trying to scam you, but today these scams have become very sophisticated and hard to detect. And it is even harder […]