Recently a coworker sent me a study which stated that one in three U.S. adults find their financial situation is worse than they expected it to be. This isn’t surprising to me in the least. I’m currently in that all too common phase of life people face in their 30s: two kids, mortgage, car payments, … Continue reading Less than great expectations.
My name is Kyle Chumbley and let me just say, welcome to the Get Real blog by 1st Financial Federal Credit Union. So before we dive into this thing, how about I introduce myself ? I am 22, a recent graduate from UMSL, I have no kids, I’m Adele’s biggest fan, I hate bacon (so … Continue reading Meet Kyle: Adele fanatic/bacon hater
You know that scene from Dumb and Dumber when Lloyd and Harry are at rock bottom so Lloyd goes to the grocery store just to get the bare essentials. The next scene has Lloyd walking down the street with a supersized cowboy hat, paddle ball game, pinwheels and a case of beer. That pretty much sums up … Continue reading Meet Katie: Questions own intellect
Hello! Welcome to the Get Real blog by 1st Financial Federal Credit Union. There are just a few things you need to know about me before we become friends. First, I started as a teller in a credit union a long long time ago in a faraway land while I finished college. I immediately fell … Continue reading Meet Laura: Enjoys paychecks