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In this day and age, it can be difficult to buy products that are made in the United States. We live in an era of outsourcing, as it cuts overhead costs for big businesses and materials are cheaper to buy overseas. If a company can save a chunk of money by moving operations to another country, they have less incentive to keep their productions here in America. However, you’ll be relieved to know that despite this, it’s still easy to buy American, and what’s more, you can do your part as a consumer to make your purchases count.▸ continue reading
Since the Great Recession in 2008, millennials have become more and more cautious about the security of their money and banking overall. It’s not uncommon for a millennial to be distrusting of financial institutions, but many don’t know they have other options. Credit unions are smaller than banks, and when you join, you become a member and co-owner, which is why we believe credit unions like Polam FCU are a great choice for any millennial who’s looking for a better banking experience. Here are a few reasons why we feel this way. You’re not just a member,▸ continue reading