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Cheat Sheet to Sending your Child to College

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College marks a great milestone in a child’s life. It may be the first time he or she will live away from home. Dropping off your child at college may be an experience loaded with emotions, so here are a few tips for a smoother transition. Accept that the Parent-Child Dynamic Has Changed Your child […]

Three Key Steps for Female Entrepreneurs

Hi from your Financial Consultant, Steve! I recently learned that women launch and lead businesses at a rate five times faster than the national average. Women are also majority owners of nearly 40% of the country’s businesses, up from 29% in 2007.1 However, for many entrepreneurs, building an equally strong personal financial plan sometimes takes […]

What I’ve Learned from Working at a Credit Union

What I’ve Learned from Working at a Credit Union The Credit Union Difference and the Great Basin Difference What have I learned from working at a credit union? Maybe the question should be, what haven’t  I learned? When I first started my career at Great Basin Federal Credit Union, I honestly didn’t know too much about […]

Hidden Costs of Owning a Car

Hidden Costs of Owning a Car If you live in Washoe County (or anywhere besides New York City) you probably need a car to get around. Buying a new car is an exciting and proud moment, no matter if it is your first commuter car in college, a new minivan for your expanding your family, […]

Vacation Discounts

Vacation Discounts at the Click of a Mouse Who doesn’t want to take a summer vacation? Unfortunately, when you are working endless hours in order to pay the bills each month, it can be hard to save money for vacation. Luckily there are ways to plan a great vacation filled with fun excursions and memories […]