Nov 282019

3 Money Saving Tips For Your Next Move

Posted on November 28, 2019 Uncategorized

  When it comes to moving into a new home, anyone who’s ever done it can attest to the fact that it’s stressful and it can be expensive. Regardless of your budget, you’re going to run into cost issues, and you’re going to have to make decisions regarding your method of moving and how much you want to spend. Some households are able to hire movers, while others opt for a less expensive DIY move. However, there are a number of ways to make your move less stressful and expensive so you can settle into your new home with ease.

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Nov 202019

4 Important Tips for Black Friday Shopping

Posted on November 20, 2019 Uncategorized

  This Friday marks Black Friday, which means the official start of Christmas shopping season will soon be upon us! This post-Thanksgiving event is a day in which you can clean up with great deals at retailers of all kinds. From big box stores to smaller shops, you can find great bargains almost everywhere. However, it can be a stressful experience, both for your brain and for your pocketbook.   Before embarking on your holiday shopping journey, it’s important to make a plan to prevent overspending, and to ensure you’re choosing the perfect gifts for your friends and family. Here

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Nov 122019

Credit Card Spending While Traveling Abroad

Posted on November 12, 2019 Uncategorized

  At Polam, we have a significant number of members who enjoy traveling abroad, whether it’s to their native Poland or simply anywhere around the world. Of course, visiting countries overseas requires a bit of prep, even for experienced travelers; obtaining a passport, making solid plans once you’re overseas, and ensuring your affairs and home and work are in order while you’re gone. However, there’s one very important element that needs to be considered as you travel abroad – your finances and plans for spending while traveling.   While traveling can be fun, it can also be stressful, especially for

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Nov 072019

Creative Gift Ideas for Your Parents

Posted on November 07, 2019 Uncategorized

  Christmas is just around the corner, which means one of many things – shopping for your family, friends, co-workers, neighbors, or anyone you desire. Some people like to go the retail route and shop at department stores or boutiques; some people want to go more personal with handmade gifts, baked goods and snacks; and some choose to give gift cards as Christmas gifts. Whatever your preference may be, there’s no wrong way to give during the holiday season.   For many people, their parents are some of the most important people in their lives, and they want to give

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Nov 012019

College Students and Credit Unions – Why They’re A Great Choice

Posted on November 01, 2019 Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog, Group A, Group A, Group A, Group A, Group A

  As a young adult entering college for the first time, you’ve already got quite a bit on your plate. Whether it’s registering for classes, setting up room and board, buying books for your courses, or just simply getting to know your campus, you may feel overwhelmed – and when you add financial stress to it all, it can be a little crazy. Finding the right financial institution to get you through your college years might seem daunting, but it’s not as difficult as it may seem.   If you’re a college student, you might find that banking through a

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