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June 2024 Archive for MoneyDig

By: AgFed Credit Union

Welcome to AgFed Credit Union's MoneyDig blog! 

Get confident about your personal finances with a number of articles, tips, advice and more.


What Kind of Home Improvement Projects Will Add Value to My Home?

 Jun 27, 2024
You want to remodel your place, but what projects will net you the most value when it comes time to sell? Pick the right projects and you might really boost your sales price and appeal!

Best Times to Buy - Electronics

 Jun 25, 2024
What’s the best time of year to buy electronics? Well, there are multiple answers to this question, and some depend on what you’re after. We’ve got a handy guide!

Summertime Scams are Coming in Hot

 Jun 20, 2024
Temperatures are rising, and summer fun is right around the corner. But that’s not the only thing heating up. Scammers know that vacation season places people in unfamiliar locations, has them looking for ways to save money, and more – providing ample opportunities to enrich themselves.

Financial Tips to Prep for College

 Jun 18, 2024
Going off to college is both exciting and intimidating. You’ll likely be on your own for the first time. As you’re taking steps to prepare, don’t forget to add a few money-saving checkboxes to your list. Here are some tips to help you cut down on costs and keep up with your finances while attending college.

Spending Wisely With Credit Cards

 Jun 14, 2024
Let’s face it…while credit cards are a great way to build your credit, they can get you into trouble if you’re not careful. With so many people taking advantage of the ease of online shopping these days, overspending can happen fast, and before you know it, you’re up to your ears in debt.

The True Cost of Car Ownership

 Jun 12, 2024
Amidst the excitement of getting a new car, people often overlook certain costs associated with purchasing a vehicle. Your finances will be affected by more than simply your loan payment. Other factors, such as insurance, fuel costs, and ongoing maintenance, should be considered.

8 Ways to Spot a Home Improvement Scam

 Jun 10, 2024
Ready to get some home improvement done? Watch out for scams! They’ll take your money and leave you without a roof over your head. We’ve got all the info!

Don't Get Caught in a Weight-Loss Scam

 Jun 06, 2024
Your New Year’s resolution ran out of steam, and you’ve still got a spare tire around your middle. Don’t fall for a weight-loss scam promising to help! We’ll help you steer clear.

Unlock Your Dream Summer With a HELOC

 Jun 04, 2024
Summertime is synonymous with fun, relaxation, and making memories. Whether you’re taking an adventure-filled family vacation, hosting epic backyard barbecues, or embarking on spontaneous road trips, the possibilities are endless. There’s only one thing standing between you and your dream summer – finances. Luckily for homeowners, there’s a simple solution – a HELOC.