HPAL Tip of the Week:
Build an emergency fund for unexpected expenses.
Have your credit union automatically transfer funds each month from your checking to your savings account. Even as little as $10 a month helps. According to AmericaSaves.org, an emergency fund helps consumers avoid having to take out an unexpected loan.
You are encouraged to use these weekly tips on your website, social media pages or in other communication with your members to illustrate one more way credit unions help people afford life.