8 Steps You Can Take to Increase Your Financial I.Q.

Sponsored Content Written by: Pier Alsup, American Eagle Credit Union, Chief Community Engagement Officer National Financial Literacy Month is recognized in the U.S. in April as a way to highlight the importance of financial literacy and teach Americans how to establish and maintain healthy financial habits. American Eagle Credit Union is highlighting financial literacy month by sharing financial literacy tips on the KTRS…

7 Ways to Dial Back Stress for a Fresh Start in the New Year

Stress is linked to disorders and diseases including anxiety, depression, hypertension, and cardiovascular disease. A major cause is unresolved “trapped” emotions such as sadness, anger, and grief from difficult and traumatic experiences, Dr. Nelson says. “Most of the time we don’t recognize the connection that current experiences have with old traumas,” he says. “But if you’ve ever…

Money Matters: Quick and Easy Year-End Financial Checklist

Sponsored Content Authored by Pier Yvette Alsup, American Eagle Credit Union Year-end checklists for your personal finances can be long and complicated … including tasks such as selling investments and re-balancing portfolios, to maxing out retirement savings contributions and using FSA balances.  But year-end checklists can also be short and easy—and apply to most everyone! Here…