Crosstown Civic Credit Union News

Taking advantage of budgeting

accounting-black-budget-53621 A budget determines how much money you have coming in, how much you spend, and how much you save.
Did you know that more than 50% of Manitobans don't use a budget system to track spending? According to a 2017 report released by Credit Union Central of Manitoba (CUCM), 51.7% of Manitobans aren't us...
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Borrowing money wisely

Borrowing-money-wisely-cover Understand what you pay monthly to ensure that the new borrowing monthly payment fits into your life comfortably
It's easy to get into debt and difficult to get out of it. The best way to avoid getting into trouble is borrowing money wisely from the get-go. There is a formula to comfortable debt. It's important ...
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Finding money to save money

adult-alone-art-316681 Here are some ways you could find extra money in your day-to-day budget
Everyone has advice on how to save money and there are many different methods you could use to do it. But you have to have the extra money to save it. In today's economy, by the time you pay your bill...
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Setting Financial Goals: Getting Started

asphalt-empty-field-163444 Everyone, at every stage of life, should have financial goals
The best time to start setting financial goals is NOW. What is a financial goal? A financial goal is something you are monetarily working towards and could fall into one of these three main categories...
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Stay on track with the budget system that works for you

accounting-black-budget-53621 51.7% of Manitobans aren't using a budgeting system to manage their money
​ More than 50% of Manitobans don't use a budget system to track spending. Everyone wants to stretch their dollar as far as they can. Get bang for your buck. A penny earned is a penny saved, they say....
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