What to Do With Money From an Inheritance
Making Good Money Moves can be difficult after a person receives an inheritance. It is easy for an individual's judgment to be clouded because of the emotions tied the loss of a loved one. Jenna Taubel and Michelle Dodd with First Alliance Credit Union point to some of the potential pitfalls as…
Four Steps to Strengthen Your Financial Situation
Are you weary of feeling broke all of the time? This week, on Good Money Moves, Jenna Taubel, and Michelle Dodd with First Alliance Credit Union outline and explain the four steps you can take to strengthen your financial situation and begin reaching your financial goals.
Budgeting, Saving, and Preparing for Pet Related Expenses
Planning for the unexpected is always a Good Money Move but many people overlook what could be a significant unexpected expense, the cost of pet ownership. This week, Jenna Taubel with First Alliance Credit Union provides details about some of the expected and unexpected expenses associated with hav…
The Importance of Having an Emergency Fund and How to Start One
Statistics suggest most Americans lack adequate savings even when it comes to emergency needs. This week on Good Money Moves, Jenna Taubel and Nate Wildeman with First Alliance Credit Union explain the importance of having an emergency fund, what it should be used for, and how to start the process o…
Steps You Can Take to Gain Control of Your Finances
Having the right mindset can be a key factor in making Good Money Moves. This week, Jenna Taubel with First Alliance Credit Union explains how you can steer away from ways of thinking about money that can keep you from reaching your financial goals.
Why a Cosigner is Sometimes Required For a Loan
This week's Good Money Moves explores why lenders sometimes require a cosigner before approving a loan. Jenna Taubel and Troy Brenhaug with the First Alliance Credit Union explain the reasons for asking for a cosigner and some of the things you need to consider if you are asked to be a cosigner…
New Credit Union Concept Includes Coffee Shop and Bakery
Where in Rochester can you grab a great sandwich, a delicious cup of coffee, relax, and make Good Money Moves? It's the new First Alliance Commons on Commerce Drive Northwest. Jenna Taubel and Mark Hettinger explain how the First Alliance Credit Union has partnered with Great Harvest Bread and …
Tips on How to Manage Money as a Couple
Money issues can be a major source of tension in a relationship. Jenna Taubel with First Alliance Credit Union offers tips on how you can start the discussion and foster better communication concerning your household finances which will pave the way to making Good Money Moves.
Busting Money Management Myths and How to Make Good Money Moves
Many people restrict themselves from making good money moves because of misconceptions about managing their finances. This week, Good Money Moves features Jenna Taubel with First Alliance Credit Union and focuses on identifying and busting some of those myths
Avoiding Payday Loans is a Good Money Move
Pay Day Loans are often advertised as a quick solution to your money troubles, but in reality can lead to a cascade of financial hardship. Jenna Taubel and Michelle Dodd with First Alliance Credit Union explain why using the short-term, ultra-high interest loans can become a trap for people who may …