Pathways Blog

Jan
22

One-pot Wonder Tomato Basil Pasta

  Try this easy pasta dish to fuel your family on a busy weeknight. Plus with just one pot to wash, it’s a no-brainer! Yield: 5 servings Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 15 minutes Ingredients: 12 ounces linguine pasta 1 15-oz can diced tomatoes with liquid 1 medium sweet onion cut into ¼-inch julienne…

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Jan
16

Should I Refinance to a 15-year Mortgage?

With mortgage rates falling and financial experts predicting an unstable future for the economy, lots of homeowners are rushing to refinance their mortgages to lock in low rates. One increasingly popular option is to refinance a conventional 30-year mortgage into a 15-year loan. Borrowers may be wondering if this is a financially sound move to…

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Nov
20

Grove City High School Student Art featured at Pathways Casino District branch

  Art created by students at Grove City High School is featured in a new art show at the Casino District Branch of Pathways Financial Credit Union in November and December. The Art Show is displayed on Pathways’ Community Wall and inside the lobby. It is open to the public at 750 Georgesville Rd. in…

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Nov
19

Need Some Preparation for This Holiday Shopping Season?

  With the holiday season right around the corner, consumers are often unprepared for the additional expenses for those special presents and occasions and exit the holiday season with debt—a gift that unfortunately keeps on giving. According to the annual survey released by the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics, consumers expect to…

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Nov
12

Low/No Cost Tips to Help You Get Prepared for Winter

    There are many simple, low- or no-cost things you can do around your home that will help to reduce your energy usage and save on your electric bill. Unplugging underutilized appliances in your home can lead to big savings in your electricity usage. Chargers for phones still use electricity even when the phone…

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Oct
30

9 Holiday Shopping Tips Be Festive While Saving Big Bucks   What brightens up your holiday shopping season? You may prefer a quiet Christmas season at home, large family gatherings at the home of the relative who drew the short straw, or hand-to-hand combat on Black Friday at the mall. However, everyone agrees that saving…

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Pathways Presents Game of Life
Oct
11

Pathways at Marysville High School!

The Pathways Marketing and Business Development Teams joined forces at Marysville Highschool today to help teach financial fundamentals through our ongoing “Game of Life” program partnership with their Accounting, Business, and Marketing Classes. The Game of Life takes students through the process of balancing a budget, accounting for everyday life expenditures, and giving context to…

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Oct
1

Fun Fall Activities to Try This Year

  Apple Picking – Lynd Fruit Farm in Pataskala has plenty of acreage and a great variety of fruits and gourds to pick. You can use what you pick to make apple pie, peach cobbler, or use the gourds as a fun fall decoration around the house. Pumpkin Carving Contest with Friends – Need plans…

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Sep
12

How to Save Money While You’re a Student

  Money might be tight when you’re in college, but it’s not impossible to find ways to save. Here are some simple ideas. Budget It’s smart to create a spending plan so you know where and how you’re spending your money. If you don’t know where your money is going, it’s impossible to know what…

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