Are you looking for a safe place to invest your money? You might want to consider a Guaranteed Investment Certificate (GIC). If you have shorter-term goals like buying a new vehicle or taking a family vacation, GICs are an ideal place to put your hard-earned savings. However, GICs can also be a good way to […]
Have you ever started to budget for everyday life and then got stumped about what to do next? We’ve all been there. Here’s some help to get you through. Part of the problem is that there are so many factors that can shift and adjust depending on what we want to achieve in life. You […]
The ACU Employee Spotlight series features some of the many people that work at the credit union, highlighting how their unique roles help members and the community every day. In this article, we get to know Mani Sheppard-Luangkhot. Mani Sheppard-Luangkhot is certainly no stranger to the importance of financial literacy. As the Financial Access Programs […]
If you’re a small business owner or entrepreneur, look for these five things from your banking partner. As a small business owner, what do you expect from your financial institution? Mobile banking? Access to credit? Affordable accounts? According to ACU’s Community Financial Centre Director, Nigel Mohammed, this is the very least you should expect. A […]
As a single mom of two young boys, my dream of owning a home was to give my kids a stable and safe place where they could grow and make lifelong memories.” — Christy, Manitoba Tipi Mitawa homeowner. An important part of building community is ensuring that children have a safe place to call home, […]
Stressed about your finances? You’re not alone. Almost 50% of Canadians have lost sleep for the same reason. Here’s how to feel good about your finances.