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Ins and Outs of Buying a Home

Ins and Outs of Buying a Home

October 28, 2020

Ever wondered what the process for of buying a home is like? Today, we explore the ins and out of purchasing a home, from start to finish. 

Youth and Financial Education

Youth and Financial Education

October 7, 2020

In the latest episode of Wallet Watch, DaVante and Catherine interview four Money Smart Week Youth Ambassadors on the importance of financial literacy. These ambassadors have some great tips and tricks that they use when spending money to ensure that they get the best deal for their dollar. 

Leasing vs. Buying

Leasing vs. Buying

September 16, 2020

Have you been thinking about purchasing a vehicle? Do you know if you want to buy or lease? In this episode, we discuss considerations and and some tips when buying or leasing a vehicle.

Investing 101

Investing 101

August 26, 2020

Tune in for an episode filled with tidbits about different types of investments, research, and considerations to give before deciding to invest. We also have a special guest, Alexander, who is a former intern with MSUFCU and bright senior student at Oakland University, majoring in Finance. 

Scams to Avoid Pt. 2

Scams to Avoid Pt. 2

August 5, 2020

Did you enjoy our last episode of "Scams to Avoid?" For part 2, we are talking about COVID-19 financial scams. This is our first installment of Season 4 and we are excited to be back! Check us out every 3 weeks for new episodes. 

Maximizing the Impact of Your Refund

Maximizing the Impact of Your Refund

April 8, 2020

DaVante, Catherine, and guest co-host, Colleen, talk about some different ways to maximize the impact of your tax refund. Whether you're saving or spending, it's important to have a plan.

What is Credit?

What is Credit?

March 4, 2020

Catherine and DaVante are getting into the nuts and bolts of credit. We talk about how your credit score is determined, common misconceptions with credit, how to use it to your advantage. 

Budgeting: Recovering from the Holidays

Budgeting: Recovering from the Holidays

February 19, 2020

The holidays are great! What about the effect it has on your wallet? Not so great, right? This episode is all about the ins and outs of budgeting. We also have a special guest co-host, Sarah Fleming, one of our Community Development Coordinators here at MSUFCU. 

Goal Setting and Planning

Goal Setting and Planning

February 5, 2020

Do you have New Year's resolutions or just things you want to accomplish? The start may be slow but the journey is so worth it to get to the end. This episode is all about goal setting and planning.  Wallet Watch is back for a 3rd season. We've got a lot in store! We've also got a contest. Visit financial40.org for the full details.  

Leadership Series: Wrap Up

Leadership Series: Wrap Up

December 18, 2019

The conclusion of the Leadership Series and last episode of Season 2. The hosts are talking about qualities of great leaders and more!

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