4 Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

March 28, 2019 BY AFFCU in
By Tracy Scott Your tax refund check might be less than expected this year. As of early February 2019, the average federal tax refund is down 8.7% when compared to the prior tax year. Receiving less than expected might derail your plans for a vacation cruise, new television, or making another major purchase – at least for now. While these plans might need to take a backseat, that doesn’t mean [...]   Read More >
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How to Roll Over 401k To A New Employer

June 26, 2018 BY AFFCU in
Getting a new job often means having to make big decisions about what to do with your employer-sponsored retirement plan. Many employers provide employees with either a traditional 401k, Roth 401k plan, or similar option. These plans provide big benefits to individuals during their employment. The majority allow employers to contribute and even match an employee’s investment. And, they are all tax-advantaged, meaning they can help you reduce your tax [...]   Read More >