Articles by Lora Bray

Student Loan Debt Inhibits American Dream for Many

Pursuit of the American Dream—and higher education—often carries a big price tag.
May 12, 2014
Student debt prevents many young adults from achieving financial goals, such as buying homes.
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Help Members Conquer Their Financial Fears

Inertia keeps many people from moving their money to more affordable providers.
April 28, 2014
Retirement remains Americans’ top financial worry. 
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Help Kids Brush Up on Finances

When young people know the financial planning drill, they make better choices.
April 21, 2014
Tooth Fairy offers chance to teach children about smart money habits.
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Your Job Is a Work of Art

Effective leaders challenge the status quo.
April 19, 2014
‘Curiosity serves as a trigger for innovation and invention.’
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Can Consumers Trust Their Retirement Intuition?

Too many consumers leave retirement planning to chance.
April 14, 2014
Confidence in retirement security grows among those with financial plans.
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Start Your Auto Loan Engines

Expect new-car sales to top 16 million in 2014—the first time that’s happened since 2007.
April 4, 2014
Know what lies ahead on the auto-lending horizon.
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Keep the Wolf at Bay

Thriving in a competitive financial services arena.
March 26, 2014
Become the “go to” institution for consumers.
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Home Sweet Home

Spring into action with targeted mortgage services.
March 24, 2014
Homeownership trends and the economy impact generations of consumers.
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Many Consumers Burdened by 'Debito'

A straight-to-the point look at consumers' credit card habits.
March 10, 2014
Americans owe $856.9 billion on their credit cards, the third-largest source of household debt.
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Fearless Leading

Leadership lessons from Sir Ernest Shackleton.
February 24, 2014
The days of ‘command and control’ style of leadership are over.
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