7 Tips for Educating Your Children about Saving Money

Saving Money

Teaching your kids to save money is an important part of responsible parenting. Many people graduate from high school and college with no concept of how to save money, make investments, or manage their taxes. Although teaching your child about bank loans, investments, debit and credit cards may seem like a little too much, you can start off by teaching them the simple art of saving money. Continue Reading…

5 Things to Consider Before Giving Children an Allowance

Allowance

 

At some point in their lives, most parents find themselves wondering how much money they should give to their child. Some think that giving their children an allowance spoils them, while others think that periodically giving kids money helps them to learn how to manage money. Many people believe their children should receive money in return for chores and household work instead of simply receiving an allowance regardless of effort. Continue Reading…

Should Teens Carry a Credit Card?

Teens Credit Cards

It can be daunting for any parent to give new responsibilities to their children, whether it is giving them their own car, full access to the internet or cable, or trusting them while they are out with friends. Similarly, giving your teen the responsibility of a credit card is a task that requires careful consideration. The big question here is if teenagers be allowed to carry a credit card? Continue Reading…

Guest Blog: Who is Ruining Your Good Credit?

Good Credit

Today, we’re pleased to share an article from BALANCE Financial Fitness.

Someone may be masquerading as you and creating debts in your name even as you read these words.  Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in our country today. Continue Reading…

Financial Literacy with BALANCE Financial Fitness!

Financial Fitness

Whether you’re interested in developing a workable spending and savings plan, getting out of debt, taking a look at your credit report, buying a home, or planning for your financial future, Peach State Federal Credit Union wants to help. That’s why we’ve partnered with the BALANCE Financial Fitness Program to provide access to free and confidential financial counseling and education. The experts at BALANCE can help you identify the areas that need the most attention, then recommend just what you need to achieve your financial goals.

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