Budgeting Basics

Budgets are like the New Year’s resolutions of personal finance. We all know we should have one and we all know it’s a fairly simple thing to follow—at least in theory. Like resolutions, we often map out personal budgets with the best of intentions, only to abandon...
Why Is It Called A Credit Union?

Why Is It Called A Credit Union?

While bank and banking are universally understood and accepted terms, the term credit union may be misunderstood. Credit union is an unusual term, isn’t it? Is it just another name for a bank? Is it a credit card company? Do I have to be in a union to join? But, just...

Reminder for Mortgage Holders

If you are a mortgage holder, it is your obligation under the Mortgage Loan Agreement granted to you, that extended insurance coverage be maintained to the full insurable value and against loss or damage by fire. As the Mortgagee, we may require additional coverage...
Author: Horizon Credit Union