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What You Should Look for in a Mortgage Company

What You Should Look for in a Mortgage Company

Before buying a home, you need to find the right mortgage company in Baton Rouge to provide you with a loan. No matter if you are a first-time homebuyer or…

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5 Benefits of Joining a Baton Rouge Credit Union

5 Benefits of Joining a Baton Rouge Credit Union

The benefits of opening a financial account with a credit union can be far greater than those of a bank account. But you may be asking yourself, “What is a…

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Come Back Stronger With Business Loans from Essential FCU

Come Back Stronger With Business Loans from Essential FCU

Everyone knows COVID-19 took a large toll on local communities and businesses. But, with restrictions relaxing across Louisiana and vaccines becoming more readily available, now is the time to come…

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Learn More About the PPP Loan Application Process and How It Can Help Small Businesses

Learn More About the PPP Loan Application Process and How It Can Help Small Businesses

As COVID-19 continues to impact businesses and communities in 2021, many could benefit from financial assistance. This is why the Paycheck Protection Program was set up last year to help…

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National Dog Biscuit Day!

National Dog Biscuit Day!

As if we needed a reason to give our pooch another treat, but here it is, National Dog Biscuit Day!  Celebrate the day with your pup by baking our most loved…

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Prepare for Paycheck Protection Program Round 2 With Essential FCU

Prepare for Paycheck Protection Program Round 2 With Essential FCU

Did you know that Paycheck Protection Program Round 2 is already available? This forgivable, government-backed loan began in April of last year. It was a measure to help employers who…

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New Year, New Home: Find Out How a Mortgage Loan Can Make It Happen

New Year, New Home: Find Out How a Mortgage Loan Can Make It Happen

A new year brings so many exciting opportunities. And for people who have longed to own their own home, it’s a great time to start taking those first steps. Of…

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Budget and COVID Friendly Valentine’s Day Ideas

Budget and COVID Friendly Valentine’s Day Ideas

Valentine’s Day can be financially tough, especially when you’re recovering from the holidays. To make matters even worse, try celebrating it in the middle of a pandemic!  This is why…

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How and When to Educate Your Teen on Credit Cards

How and When to Educate Your Teen on Credit Cards

Do you have to give a young person a credit card to start the education process? Not necessarily. But since studies have shown that 80% of American adults have a…

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