Just How Risky is Your Portfolio?
If you're like most people, you probably evaluate your portfolio in terms of its return. However, return isn't the only factor you should consider; also important is the amount of risk you take in pursuing those returns. The term "risk" is often understood to mean the risk of loss. However, a portfolio is generally a means to an end, such as paying for retirement or a child's college tuition. In that context, "risk" also means the risk of not meeting your financial needs. [more
Home Improvements That Make Sense
Prior to the decline in the housing market, homeowners were focused on supersizing their homes and installing over-the-top upgrades. While homeowners have not completely fallen out of love with McMansions, they have turned their attention more to function. [more
$1000 Drawing Winner ~Could you be next?
Join us in congratulating L. Bowman, Jr. of Indian Head, Maryland. He won $1000 just for applying for a loan during the month of May. NRLFCU is giving away $1,000 in June too. Entry is easy and the odds of winning are great! The first 500 members to apply for a loan with NRLFCU are automatically entered! Looking for a car? Been putting off that mortgage refinance? Would a higher limit credit card help out with summer expenses? [Apply]