Keep your finances fit in 2016

WCSH 6 Portland

Katie sits down with Mallory Lavoie, a Young and Free Maine Spokester from Maine's Credit Union to talk about ways to make sure your finances are in tip top shape.

Here are some of her tips:

6 ways young adults can get their finances in better shape in 2016:

1. Set a reasonable budget.

2. Save more money every month with automatic transfer payments.

3. Come up with an aggressive debt repayment plan, even while you're still in college.

4. Simplify life by using online and mobile services offered by credit unions.

5. Get financially smart with resources from Maine's credit unions.

6. Protect your identity.

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