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Sarah Swenson

Sarah is the vice president financial analyst at VSECU. She has been an employee of VSECU for over 24 years, starting as a senior accountant in the finance department, and has a background in public accounting. Her roles include financial reporting to the Senior Management Team and Board of Directors, regulatory reporting, asset liability management, budgeting management, and accounting compliance. She is a multi-generation native Vermonter and lives in Montpelier with her husband, daughter, and two Australian Shepherds.

By: Sarah Swenson

January 5th, 2021

How to Save Money When Interest Rates Are Low

Saving and Budgeting

With interest rates hitting all-time lows, finding a savings account that offers great returns is a challenge. High-interest savings accounts are few and very far between these days. So, should you throw your money into the best account you can find and just wait for interest rates to rise or are there better ways to make the most of your deposits until the interest rate tide turns?

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