Need a Loan? How a Low Income Credit Union Can Help

Banks can be unaffordable unless you can meet the often prohibitively high monthly balance to avoid service fees. But the alternative for many ends up being even more expensive — in the form of check-cashing services, prepaid debit cards and…

Here’s Why High-Yield Savings Account Rates Have Bottomed Out

High-yield savings accounts have traditionally been touted as a way to earn a little extra money while saving, but many account holders have noticed the “extra” is pretty skimpy these days. In 2020, the annual percentage yield (APY) has fallen…

Stop Making a Budget. The Simple Online Banking App Will Do it For You

Making a budget — and sticking to it — isn’t easy. Bills fluctuate, random one-time surprises come up, and your fun spending can vary from a $3 ice cream cone to “accidentally” buying everything in your online cart. Maybe you’ve…

The Cushion App Will Refund Your Bank and Credit Card Fees

Bank fees are the worst. They usually show up right when you could really use those few extra dollars in your account — a monthly maintenance fee when your balance dips below $1,500; an overdraft fee for spending one cent…