Other Borrowing Approaches
- Borrowing from Your 401(k) Plan
- Penalty-Free IRA Withdrawals
- Borrowing from Your Brokerage Account
- Life Insurance Loans
- Business Loans
- Personal Loans
- Borrowing from Relatives or Friends
- Quick Comparison of Borrowing Options
If you are not a homeowner or don't have enough equity in your home from which to borrow, or you simply don't want to tap into any home-equity you may have, there are a number of other approaches you can take to borrow money. Borrowing sources include retirement accounts (such as 401(k) plans), stock brokerage firms, life insurance loans, business loans, personal loans, and borrowing from relatives or friends.
*Non-deposit investment products and services are offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. ("CFS"), a Registered Broker-dealer (Member FINRA/SIPC) and SEC-registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. General Electric Credit Union has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.