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Home improvement loans and financing options for renovations and repairs

We previously reviewed many popular home renovations and the cost they’ll set you back. In this article, we’ll review your options to pay for renos, including why a credit card…

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Home reno costs

Will your home reno costs break the bank? Find out.

How much do popular home renovations cost — and what are the best ways to finance them? Being a homeowner has a lot of perks. You don’t have to worry…

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How to use a mortgage calculator
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How to use a mortgage calculator to budget better

Learn how to use ACU’s mortgage calculator to figure out how much mortgage you can afford, and what budget you should set before you start house hunting. A mortgage lender…

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HELOC with Assiniboine Credit Union

Mortgages versus home equity loans: What’s the difference?

And which is the best option for you? Mortgages and home equity loans are among the most popular ways to borrow money in Manitoba and across Canada. Around 40% of…

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RRIF and retirement planning

Finance basics: Making your money last in retirement with RRIFs

You’re nearing the end of your career. You’ve been a diligent saver by regularly contributing to your Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP). You’ve amassed a sizable investment portfolio in your…

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Heather Sadowy

ACU Employee Spotlight: Getting to know Heather Sadowy

First published in October 2019 and updated in November 2021. Since first published, Heather has taken the role of Community Account Manager, adding new insights to her ACU journey that…

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