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Going on Vacation? Let Us Know!

When you’re going on a trip, you’ve got a pretty big checklist already… Sunscreen? Snacks for the road? Flight itinerary confirmed? Tell your credit union you’re leaving? Was that last one on your list? A lot of people may not think about it, but Read More

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So Much Family Fun, So Little Money

A lot has changed in the world of kid-friendly, affordable vacations. Today, there are boundless ways families can vacation together at reasonable rates. A growing number of airlines, resorts, cruise lines, theme parks, entertainment centers, Read More

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Cruise for a Bargain

Cruise prices dropped during the recession, but have since been edging back up. If you didn't jump on board with cruise line rock bottom prices, you still can find a good deal by comparison shopping. There's great variation in pricing, so you have Read More

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Keep Your Budget in Mind When Planning a Vacation

The information in this post is provided by our partner Accel Financial Counseling. Accel’s counseling services and educational programs are available free to all Consumers members. Vacations don’t have to be expensive to be memorable and fun. Read More


Vacations: Save Before You Set Sail

Your mind wanders to crisp-blue skies and romantic sunsets, salty ocean breezes, and sand between your toes. Then your telephone rings and you snap back to reality. There are no blue skies or ocean breezes, just your computer monitor staring you Read More

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Research, Plan and Budget for That Special Vacation

There are myriad ways to vacation, so to make the best use of your precious time and dollars, plan ahead. Start by deciding what you can afford, and then figure out what you want from the vacation. Do you want total relaxation? Intense sightseeing? Read More

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Save on Summer Vacation Plans…

Summer vacation doesn’t have to break the bank (or in this case, credit union.) Whether it’s just you, you and your spouse, or the entire family, there are plenty of ways to be frugal without compromising fun. •           Switch houses: Does your Read More