Financial Advice, Business, Commercial

Small Business Series: Obtaining Licenses and Permits

In Part 2 of our Small Business series, we discussed the different legal structures for businesses.  In Part 3, we describe the major permits and licenses business may need to obtain. When it comes to opening your business, regardless of its structure type, it is vital to have the proper

Florida Credit Union, Business, Commercial, Small Business

Small Business Series: Choosing The Legal Structure For Your Business

Incorporating your business is far from a formality. Your legal structure can determine your liability risks, taxes, and what rules and regulations your business is subject to.

Financial Advice, Business

Small Business Series: Nine Steps for Starting Your Own Business

Starting a Small Business? Keep These Tips in Mind.

Credit, Budgeting, Debt, Financial Advice

New Year's: What To Do With Your Money In 2020

Here are some things you might consider before saying goodbye to 2019. 

How To Become a Florida Credit Union Member

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Investment, Savings, Holidays, Youth

Youth Savings Accounts: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

The weather is a little chillier and the days seem shorter. Trees and street lamps are decorated in lights, and the malls are full of children and grownups alike swept up in the spirit of the season. It’s the Holidays!

IRA, Retirement, Roth IRA, Savings

The First Required Minimum Distribution from Your IRA

When you reach age 70½, the Internal Revenue Service instructs you to start making withdrawals from your traditional IRA(s). These withdrawals are also called Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs). You will make them, annually, from now on.1

Credit Cards, Budgeting, Savings, Black Friday, Holidays

Gift Giving: 14 Strategies for Making Your Dollars Go Further

You’ve been disciplined all year about your spending so that you can build up your savings. You don’t want to see holiday gift giving take too big a bite out of your savings. That said, you do want to give nice gifts to your loved ones.

Auto Loan, Investment, Debt, Financial Advice

Short or Long Term Loan: Which Is Better For Me?

Any loan will have four components: the loan amount, the presence of security or collateral, the interest rate (also known as finance charge), and the life of the loan, known as the term.