‘I See You” Honorees Announced

Sunmark Federal Credit Union announced four honorees, selected by you, who have won Sunmark’s 2017 ‘I See You’ award.  Each charity will receive a $500 cash donation from Sunmark and a donation of time from the Sunmark Charitable Community Foundation. Each winning charity is featured below. Honorees include Camp Bravehearts, Best Buddies, Interfaith Partnership For The Homeless and Double…

5 THINGS TO NEVER PUT ON A CREDIT CARD

  Unless you can pay your credit card bill as soon as it arrives, there are certain expenses you should never charge if you want to preserve your fiscal health and well-being. Charging just about everything makes good sense for those who have a lot of money in the bank. After all, it’s convenient to…

Halloween By The Numbers

  Americans will splurge on costumes, candy and pumpkins for a record $1.9 billion in Halloween spending this year, according to the annual survey by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights and Analytics. That’s up 8.3 percent from last year’s previous record of $8.4 billion. “Americans are planning to spend more than ever as they gear up…

BOOST YOUR BODY’S GOOD BACTERIA

Unclean living can be a smart idea for everyone, not just kids. These unusual strategies may strengthen your microbiome. We depend on a vast army of microbes to stay alive: a microbiomes protect us against germs, breaks down food to release energy, and produces vitamins. Don’t shower every day if you can get away with…

Crush Impulse Buying With These 4 Jedi Mind Tricks

Sometimes the dark side is too strong to resist, urging you to splurge on that second, even more perfect pair of brown boots or upgrade to a more stylish pair of wireless headphones. But the fleeting satisfaction you get from succumbing to these seductive I-didn’t-know-I-needed-it-until-just-now purchases can fade to a sense of financial failure when…