Financial Articles

Articles and videos to help power your insights.


When markets turn volatile, what’s an investor to do? 7 quick tips

To help you better understand what to do when markets turn volatile, it’s important to take some practical steps to help you stay focused on the big picture. Consider following…


Coronavirus concerns? Consider past health crises

During the last week of February 2020, the S&P 500 lost 11.49% — the worst week for stocks since the 2008 financial crisis — only to jump by 4.6% on…


Should you stay invested in the market or should you go?

Investors often hear that they shouldn’t do anything, just stick to the plan, stay the course or just hang tight. But is that always the right advice? Sometimes that works,…


A member’s survival guide: 11 sources of income for you to consider during the current economic crisis

1. Your own emergency fund This is the first and best place to go to meet your monthly budget. As a general rule, money experts and financial education websites1 recommend saving…

Cut Out of paper Family With House And Car On Green Grass

Leaving a Legacy

You've worked hard over the years to accumulate wealth, and you probably find it comforting to know that after your death the assets you leave behind will continue to be…

folders on a table with lables that say grants loans and financial aid

Financial Aid 101

As the cost of a college education continues to climb, many grandparents are stepping in to help. This trend is expected to accelerate as baby boomers, many of whom went…

*Non-deposit investment products and services are offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. (“CFS”), a registered broker-dealer (Member FINRA / SIPC) and SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. The Credit Union has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.

Financial Advisors are registered to conduct securities business and licensed to conduct insurance business in limited states. Response to, or contact with, residents of other states will be made only upon compliance with applicable licensing and registration requirements. The information in this website is for U.S. residents only and does not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to purchase brokerage services to persons outside of the United States.

CFS representatives do not provide tax or legal guidance. For such guidance please consult with a qualified professional. Information shown is for general illustration purposes and does not predict or depict the performance of any investment or strategy. Past performance does not guarantee future results.