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Justine’s Financial Surprise: ConneXfactor 2019

For six months, Connex Credit Union will be working closely with four participants to see who can become the most fiscally fit to win a $3,000 grand prize. Each participant has been paired with a Connex Financial Advocate who will offer

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Posted in Budgeting, College, ConneXfactor 2019, Contests and Promotions, Debt, Financial Education, Improve your life, Money Saving Tips, vacation, Women

Your Credit Score Will Say “Thank You” – ConneXfactor Update

ConneXfactor is a competition between four Connex members as they work with Connex Coaches to reach their financial goals. Contestants have even started to see their credit scores increase by paying their bills on time and lowering their credit card

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6 Things You Can Do to Improve Your Credit Score

Your credit score is extremely important! Your credit score can either help you save money, or cost you over a lifetime. When you apply for credit, your credit score can help lenders determine your ability to repay the loan based

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Posted in Financial Education, Improve your life

Connecticut Gets an “F” in Financial Literacy

The Center for Financial Literacy, at Champlain College, recently graded the States on their financial literacy initiatives. They looked at financial education legislation and assigned a grade based on the education requirements of each state. Unfortunately, Connecticut received an F.

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Posted in Community Outreach, Financial Education, Improve your life

All About New Haven

Next in our “All About” series is the Connex New Haven branch! The New Haven branch is also known as the Whitney Ave. branch and is located at 2 Whitney Avenue. If there was a song to describe the New

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Posted in About Our Branches, Financial Education