Banking

Maybe Tax Time Is Your Time to Start Saving

Tax season brings a mixed bag of emotions depending on your level of financial fitness. Take heart. Tax time could be your time to get better control of your finances. Here are a couple ideas to get you started. [read more]

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Not all Credit Cards Are Created Equal

While the Bible doesn’t expressly prohibit the use of credit, it’s very clear on one point. If you choose to use credit, do so wisely. These days, that wisdom includes much more than prudent practices like paying off your card’s balance each month. [read more]

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Is ECCU Still Your Best Banking Option?

More than 4,000 missionaries bank with ECCU today. Many have been long-time members.But things change, right? Are the reasons you joined ECCU still valid? Or, if you’re considering ECCU membership, are there actually compelling reasons to join? [read more]

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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Money? It’s a Good Idea!

Does it seem odd to think about making financial New Year’s resolutions? Turns out it’s a more common practice than you’d expect. According to a recent survey by Fidelity Investments, a third of Americans do it. Strangely, that number is down from 43 percent just four years ago. And according to several financial experts, that’s not a good sign. [read more]

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Finances on the Field: Choosing a Missionary Banking Partner

“For missionaries, it’s vital to not only have support, but the right support,” according to Aaron Babyar, director of Support Raising Solutions. “And finding the right banking partner is part of helping Christian workers become spiritually healthy, vision-driven, and fully funded.” [read more]

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Start on January 1

What missionary doesn’t feel the perpetual pressure of financial need? For most, raising support is an ongoing activity. [read more]

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