Enjoy everything you've worked hard for
No matter where you are on your financial journey, Mainstreet Credit Union is here to help!
Budgeting becomes the focus of finances once again during retirement. The object now is to control expenses to stay within your available income. Adequate health insurance is critical since health costs can throw your budget off. Managing the investments to generate income and protect the corpus from inflation becomes the primary investment activity at this stage.
How to create a solid plan for financial success:
Continue the path that got you where you are today
You learned how to budget, save, and manage debt. Now is the time to enjoy all you have accomplished financially.
Monitor Your Finances!
Now more than ever it's important to monitor your finances from your monthly budget to your portfolio. By monitoring your finances, you can stay on top of any adjustments that need to be made along the way.
Be mindful of scams
Did you know identity theft is the fastest growing non-violent crime in North America and retirees are the number one target for scammers? Remember Mainstreet Credit Union will never call you and initiate the call by requesting personal information, nor will we request it from you in an email or text. If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Contact Mainstreet if you think you may have been a victim or potential victim of a scam. We are here to help in any way we can.
Watch Your Debt
Understand your options to help your debt remain manageable.
Review Your Insurance Coverages
Everyone’s needs are different, so make sure your coverage fits your needs and your lifestyle. Do you need more coverage? Less coverage? Should you consider self-insuring? Visit your insurance agent to understand your options and make sure you have the right plan for you.