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Headstart on Retirement

Here at CCFCU we understand how scary and confusing retirement can be, so we found someone to help out! Leslie, from The Seasoned Homemaker, tells us all about how her husband and she were able to prepare themselves for retirement when they were just a couple of years out. Here are a couple of her key points: Consider downsizing. If …

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Serving Those Who Serve

  When your husband is commander at the American Legion Post of Odessa, you are sure to have some pretty great stories. We sat down with one of our CCFCU team members, Denise Wheeler, to hear all about these stories. Denise and her veteran husband, Mike, are actively involved with the veterans in our community along with those who currently …

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Replacement Windows

Replacing the windows in your home may sound expensive, but it is actually a great investment. Besides improving the curb appeal of your home, replacement windows can actually save you money! As always, here at CCFCU we are all about ways to save money. If you are still unsure about whether or not replacement windows are a good idea for …

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Tax Season for the Unseasoned Tax Filer

  To all the college students, and even high school students, who have a job and are now confused about tax season, we have a few questions for you. Have you been receiving letters in the mail from old or current jobs with “W2” written on them? Did you know you’re supposed to be using those to file your taxes? …

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A Spring Break Staycation

With winter break over and the new spring semester back in full swing, there is only one thing left to look forward to before summer; Spring Break! Unfortunately not all of our lives are like the movies where we get to head to the beach all week and ditch our responsibilities and all of our cash. Fortunately for you, here …

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Refi Roundup

If you’re considering refinancing your loan and are unsure about the process or what it will mean for you, then you’ve come to the right place. Here at CCFCU we are all about the Refi Roundup and saving you money! When you refinance your loan, you are moving your loan contract from one financial institution to another. There are many …

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Valentines Day on a Budget

With Christmas season over and January coming to a close, February and the season of love is right around the corner! Here at CCFCU we know how fast time flies and we’re here to help you out this Valentine’s Day with a few inexpensive date ideas. You don’t have to spend all your money on a fancy dinner out or …

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FAFSA Tips

Second semester may feel like it has just begun, but the end is soon to come! If you’re a high school senior you know this all too well. With little time left in the race towards the cap and gown, it is important to make sure you are well prepared for what comes after; College. If you haven’t already been …

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Surviving Finals

  Create a Study Plan and Stay Organized Figure Out the Way You Study http://danidearest.com/2015/08/10/how-to-study-in-college/ Take Breaks and Stay Energized Keep Going and Have Fun Remember suffering now means you will be living well later! Investing time into your education is an investment into your future. Time is money and here at CCFCU we know how important investing time can …

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Couponing Made Easy

Couponing Made Easy At CCFCU we know what it is like to find the best bang for your buck. From buy one get one free deals to a simple discount, cutting corners can add up fast! Brittany, from Pennies Into Pearls, is all about living well without spending much. She gives us a quick and easy guide on how to …

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