Home Buying Tips and Incentives for First-time Homebuyers

As we head into peak home-buying season, Connex has some fundamental tips for buying a home in Connecticut’s robust real estate market. In addition, Connex is offering its members who are first-time homebuyers up to $1,000 credit at closing. “Buying

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Motivation Monday: April 19, 2021

Welcome to a new week! It’s time for your Motivational Monday quote for April 19, 2021. Never underestimate the power of your kind actions and words. Nothing is ever too small to have an impact! How will you positively affect

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It’s Credit Union Youth Month!

April is Credit Union Youth Month! Providing financial education embodies the Credit Union movement’s ‘people-helping-people’ philosophy. The theme for this year’s Youth Month is “Be a Credit Union Saver and Your Savings Will Never Go Extinct.” Together, we’re encouraging our

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5 Smart Ways to Use Your Stimulus Check

Make a practical plan for your stimulus check! Start with these 5 smart options.

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Happy International Women’s Day!

Today is International Women’s Day, and we celebrate the women who have made strides in the Credit Union movement and the women of Connex. We thank you for all the hard work you do at Connex, from the front line

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15 Ideas for Spreading Holiday Cheer During COVID

The holidays will look different this year, but you can still make it a memorable fun time for your family! Whether it’s tweaking your current traditions or incorporating new ones, there are many cheer-spreading activities you can do while social distancing and practicing safety precautions.

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Your Year-End Financial Checklist

Aspects of your financial life to review as the year draws to a close. Provided by William DeBille, Financial Advisor Connex Investment and Retirement Services The end of the year can help remind us of last-minute things we need to

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Don’t be a Mobile Payment App Victim

Did you know that the majority of PERSON to PERSON (P2P) cash applications offer zero fraud protection? These are apps such as Venmo, Cash App, etc. At Connex, we have noticed an increase in incidences where credit union members have

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Posted in Financial Education, Fraud, Mobile Applications, Money Saving Tips, Safety

Top Ten Companies for Work-from-Home Jobs

2020 has been a year of major change, to say the least. One of these changes is that more people are working from home than ever before. The pandemic forced many companies to transition staff from chatting at the water

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