Megan Steiner

Megan Steiner

Megan Steiner is a marketing specialist at Centris Federal Credit Union in Omaha, Neb. She specializes in social media strategy, content creation and writing. Megan received her Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing and Bachelor of Foreign Language and Literature in German from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. In her free time, Megan loves to learn languages and research sustainable clothing content for her personal blog.

The Latest From Megan

Loan Delinquency & Default: What They Are & How to Prevent Them

Loan Delinquency & Default: What They Are & How to Prevent Them

Missing a payment on a loan may not seem like a big deal at first, but missing a loan payment may lead to fees and a damaged credit score. Whether you have an auto loan, mortgage, student loan or personal loan, knowing what delinquency and default are in finance is...

7 Steps to Follow When Looking for a Job

7 Steps to Follow When Looking for a Job

Whether you’re entering the workforce for the first time or are looking for a new opportunity, there are a few ways to search for a job, prepare for the job search process and put your best foot forward. Here are seven steps to finding a job you love. Brainstorm Your...

Financial Planning Tips for High School & College Grads

Financial Planning Tips for High School & College Grads

So, you’re starting a new chapter in your life, and with that comes a new chapter for your finances! As you start or complete milestones, like graduating high school or college, your finances need to adapt with you. Continue reading for smart money tips whether you’re...

What to Do When Applying for a Mortgage

What to Do When Applying for a Mortgage

Purchasing a home is likely one of the most significant investments you’ll make, so keeping the mortgage lending process running smoothly is important! Here are six tips to follow before applying for a mortgage to ensure you close on the home of your dreams. Figure...

Debt Consolidation: How It Works & What It May Mean for You

Debt Consolidation: How It Works & What It May Mean for You

Everyone is at a different stage in their financial journey, including how much debt they may have. So, could debt consolidation be right for you? This option may make paying your debt more manageable and assessing the pros and cons of debt consolidation loans is...

Your Year-End Financial Planning Checklist

Your Year-End Financial Planning Checklist

It’s almost the new year —a time for resolutions and fresh starts. So, why not refresh your finances? The new year is a great opportunity to look back on your financial year, find ways to improve and set new financial goals. That’s where a financial checklist can...

How to Save Money When You Think You Can’t

How to Save Money When You Think You Can’t

Saving is an important aspect of financial wellness. Yet, it may seem like everything you earn goes towards gas, groceries and other needs, leaving nothing left over for an emergency fund or other financial goals. You might have started going through your...

Credit Cards: How Many Should I Have?

Credit Cards: How Many Should I Have?

When used responsibly, credit cards can be a great way to build credit or start credit history. But how many credit cards are too many, or too few? The truth is, there is no magic number for how many credit cards you should have. It’s how you use them that really...

Switching Banks or Credit Unions: How to Make the Transition Easier

Switching Banks or Credit Unions: How to Make the Transition Easier

Switching banks or credit unions can be hard. Altering something we’ve grown accustomed to requires coordination and effort, but there are steps you can follow to make the process of changing financial institutions smoother. Research & Find a New Credit Union or...

Budgeting Tips for the Holidays: 4 Tricks to Help You Save

Budgeting Tips for the Holidays: 4 Tricks to Help You Save

The holidays can be a joyful season filled with seeing family and friends, supporting charities, or gifting to those we care about. However, it is common for people to overlook the importance of having a smart spending plan for the holiday season. Without a holiday...