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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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Students Save Over $3,500 Fall Semester During North Star Credit Union’s Promotions The students at North Woods and South Ridge Schools have been busy saving at their student-led credit unions, The Money Cave and The Jungle, respectively. North Star Credit Union works with the two ISD 2142 Schools to provide students with the opportunity to […]
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 […]
North Star Credit Union of Cook has been honored with a 2016 Desjardin Youth Financial Education Award. The award, sponsored by the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) and the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), recognizes leadership within the credit union movement on behalf of youth financial literacy.
We built our new website with our owners in mind—that is you! We wanted to improve your experience with our online presence and services. Please look around and get familiar with our new online home! Features Our new site is mobile-friendly! You can receive updated account information and browse our services from your smartphone, tablet, […]