Goodbye Tension, Hello pension.

What is a pension? It’s the money that you will live off once you retire. According to a recent data, inflation has made it harder for many people to achieve financial freedom and has made a good retirement even more out of reach. To keep the same standard of living as in the spring of…

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Educating Children About Money

Part of being a good parent is teaching your children about money. Since someone else will if you don’t, and there is a strong chance that person won’t know what they are talking about. Does it help? Here at Bradford District Credit Union, we believe that basic financial education from an early age is one…

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Your Back to School Plan

As the cost of living continues and back to school is expected to be a significantly bigger financial challenge due to inflation. Here at BDCU money tips we will be providing you with useful information about how to plan for the new academic year. While many parents are focusing on how to keep their kids…

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Social Prescribing with Treacle 

Social Prescribing with Treacle

Today, at BDCU Money Tips, we will explore the concept of social prescribing—an innovative approach that recognizes the importance of social factors in our overall well-being and how the organization Treacle helps with this. What is social prescribing? Imagine a healthcare approach that goes beyond traditional medicine, recognizing that health is not solely determined by…

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Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July is a movement to try and encourage people to use less or no plastic in the month of July. The aim is to hopefully make some permanent changes to reduce the amount of plastic in their day to day lives. Go Plastic Free This July! At BDCU money tips, Here are ways…

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Samaritans: Talk To Us Campaign

Throughout July, Samaritans will be running its annual awareness-raising campaign, Talk to Us. The campaign aims to let people know that Samaritans volunteers are here 24/7 for anyone who is struggling to cope. Their volunteers are always ready to listen to anyone who needs to talk. The organization was founded in the UK in 1953…

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How to Use Online Banking Safely

Online banking has changed the way we handle our finances. It allows us to access our accounts from anywhere, at any time, and conduct transactions without having to physically visit the bank. However, this convenience also comes with a risk. 5 Ways To Use Online Banking Safely: Online banking can put your finances and personal…

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Your Budget Planner Guide

What is a Budget Planner?  How budgeting planning can look, varies for different people. Some may use it to prioritize savings and control their spending while others may use it for irregular income or simply to just get back on track after a setback.   Here at BDCU money tips we will be discussing the…

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