Put your savings on a schedule so you can focus on other things
Life moves fast. When you're dealing with daily demands, it's easy to overlook long-term finances. The good news is that MECU has great ways to build your savings that won't require much time. Just take a few minutes to schedule automatic deposits and then move on to everything else you need to do.
It's easy to get into the money-saving habitSetting up an emergency fund? Saving for a fabulous vacation? Whatever your saving goals, it's important to find the best way to reach them. MECU offers several time-saving ways to make sure you're constantly adding to your account. Before you know it, you'll be reaching your savings goals and setting new ones.
- Pay yourself first. Have part of your payroll go directly into your savings account. Simply update your direct deposit form to specify an amount to have directly deposited into savings.
- Move money automatically. Schedule automatic transfers from your MECU checking account to your MECU savings account. Schedule transfers once a week, once a month, or whatever fits your budget.