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Discover a Positive Work/Life Balance
Authored By: U1CU on 9/4/2018

It’s a busy world out there and juggling your work and personal life can be a continuous struggle. A lot of us have full schedules and are convinced to keep it that way; finish this to get to that, plan what’s next…you get the idea. But a poor balance between the two can lead to stress and unhappiness which reduces your productivity both at home and work. The good news is a balance can be achieved. Follow these steps to help attain a healthy work/life balance. Write them down, stick them in your wallet or post them on your desk, the fridge, the nightstand, etc.

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Should I Buy or Lease?
Authored By: U1CU on 7/18/2018

When you decide to get a new vehicle, you’re left with a decision to buy or lease it. Most of us know that buying a car gives you ownership; you may have to take out an auto loan and make monthly payments, but you’re working toward paying the car off. Leasing, however, is kind of like renting; you make payments towards the car’s depreciation and you may have the option to purchase the vehicle at the end of the leasing period. There are pros and cons to each option, but really, the choice is what you prefer. To break it down easily for you, we will layout certain preferences so you’ll be able to make the best decision for you. 

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It's Vacation, Not Accounting! - Budgeting tips for a hassle-free trip
Authored By: U1CU on 5/31/2018

When you decide to take a vacation, what’s the first thing you plan for? You think of a location, a time, how long you’ll be there, transportation, who’s feeding the pets and bringing in the mail – all the fun stuff to plan. But once you arrange a dream vacation, you’re left to calculate the expenses. When the ducks are aligned, you can start to set realistic spending goals so your getaway is a happy-go-lucky, trouble-free excursion. To get you underway, take a look at these steps...

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