Welcome to Sikorsky Credit Union’s blog were we share informative articles on home, life and money with our online community.


Five $1,000 Scholarships Available This Coming Spring!

It is easy to apply—there is a brief application and a short essay is required.  Applications are available in each of the Credit Union’s offices in Danbury, Milford, Seymour, Shelton and Stratford.  

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My Number One Resolution For 2018

My husband and I made some much-needed improvements to our 30+-year-old home last year.  While we had saved for the improvements in advance, the project ran over budget by a few thousand dollars. This depleted our savings account significantly, which means if we encounter a large expense in 2018, we will not have funds available to cover it.

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Another Year Closer To Retirement

On paper, I should really now be maybe 20 years from retirement—or possibly less if possible.  But can I really think about retirement…ever?

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5 Money Lessons I Learned from Star Wars

My 9-year-old son is obsessed with Star Wars.  He’s seen them all.  Yes, including the prequels.  And he’s seen a lot of the animated series as well.  Half the time, I don’t even know which villain he’s talking about, even though I’ve seen all the movies too.  Of course, we are looking forward to seeing “The Last Jedi” in the theater very soon.  
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