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If you see a difference in your monthly payments – you’re not alone. Chances are, it may be time to make some adjustments to your money plans. Learn more about prime rate, how it affects interest rates, and why it matters for your financial wellness.

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Keep calm and carry on – here are five smart money moves you can make to get you through the latest rate and economic changes with confidence. 

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Looking for the best return on your savings? Annual percentage yield (APY) will show you how much compound interest you’ll earn over the course of a year. Find out more about what APY is and how it can help your money grow. 

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It’s never too early to think about your financial future. From short-term goals to retirement plans to setting something aside in case of emergencies, the only way to start saving is to do just that: START! 

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Want to power up your savings? Together, a high yield checking and savings account can help your money reach its full potential. Discover how OCCU’s dynamic duo — Remarkable Checking and Ignite Savings — can allow you to sit back and watch your money grow. 

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A certificate of deposit (CD) is an overlooked money tool that can help you power up your savings and take full advantage of interest-earning potential. Even if you don’t consider yourself a saver, we’re here to help introduce you to a CD and how it can fund your future with ease. 

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When it comes to your money — where to keep it, how to spend it, who you trust to keep it safe — you have options. So. Many. Options.

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When it comes to paying for college, options abound. With a little planning and preparation, you can head off to school ready to focus more on your studies and worry less about your tuition bill. We’ve got some ideas to help.