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Millennials and Builders- Credit Union Knowledge?

More than 70% of millennials don’t know the benefits (and savings) of belonging to a credit union. Recently, CUNA Advocacy created a YouTube video interviewing a group of young adults. The interviewers wanted to see what young consumers knew about their options regarding financial institutions. The results were surprising. Nearly three in four surveyed had […]

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Millennials Show Alarming Gap Between Financial Confidence and Knowledge

DENVER—Millennials are overconfident and underprepared when it comes to managing their money, according to new research funded by the National Endowment for Financial Education® (NEFE®) and conducted by George Washington University. They consider themselves far more knowledgeable financially than they actually are. Too Much Financial Confidence? “Millennials are known for having unrelenting belief in their […]

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Your Life Goals Are Our Life Goals

If there’s ever a time that “millennials” need cooperatives, it’s now. If you are millennial, you may not really know about credit unions, and that your life goals can be met better with us. The last ten years have been quite transformational for this generation of young adults. Younger millennials just graduating college likely saw […]

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Consumers Confident In Financial Life?

Consumers Confident In Longer Physical Life, But Financial Life? Not So Much 07/14/2016  CU today Americans are happier to be living longer than ever, but 70% feel financially unprepared to live to 100 or beyond, according to a new study. The confidence in financial life is lacking for many. Money Fears Stopping Many From Pursuing […]

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Millennials Serious About Ditching Debt

Millennials are making wiping out debt a top priority, according to a USA Today/Bank of America Money Habit survey. Millennials are serious about ditching debt. College Grads Somewhat Satisfied Among those surveyed, two-thirds of millennials said they have made getting out of debt a top priority. This ranks just above having minimal financial stress, spending less […]