Tag Archives: Unison

Saying “I Don’t” to Wedding Debt

“Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue.” This popular saying is nothing more than a sentimental wedding tradition, unless the “something borrowed” is thousands of dollars to pay for the big day! Weddings, which average a $27,000 price tag, … Continue reading

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Financial Literacy Quiz–What’s Your Score?

All the back to school chatter makes me reminisce – taking notes, homework and pop quizzes – and provides inspiration for today’s blog! So let’s test our financial knowledge with a little quiz of our own. It will help determine … Continue reading

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Weight or Debt?

Would you rather gain weight or work towards being completely debt free? That was a survey question posed by Credit Karma to 2,000 Americans earlier this year. A staggering 72% (yes, you read that correctly) SEVENTY-TWO PERCENT, would rather gain … Continue reading

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Backpacks Filled with Bargains

Pens, notebooks, binders, folders, crayons, glue sticks, highlighters – I am so excited for school supplies…and I don’t even have kids! A handful of my friends, who actually do have children, already started gearing up for the start of a … Continue reading

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Stuck on U

We are a little more than half way through the year (are you also wondering where the first part went?)!  How are you doing “sticking” to your budget and financial goals that you made earlier in the year? You’re doing … Continue reading

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Volunteering: Are U involved?

Part of the credit union philosophy is “people helping people.” Throughout the year you’ll find members of the Unison family volunteering at various community events. Volunteering is about giving your time, talent and energy…for free. It can have a positive impact … Continue reading

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Dear Family & Friends

First of all, MERRY CHRISTMAS! Snow, Christmas lights, cookie decorating (and eating), hot chocolate with candy canes, present wrapping…fun times and traditions this time of year!   You and I, at some point, have been the recipient or the author … Continue reading

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Service = Success

Is it the product or the service that defines a business? A very successful café in the San Francisco area posts 18 “laws” on their menu. Law #1 states: “ We reserve the right to run the restaurant for the … Continue reading

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