What's a Ponzi Scheme?

5/21/2024

They offer “guaranteed” huge returns, when in fact they’re only enriching those at the top of the pyramid scheme.

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Tech Support Scams

4/29/2024

Here’s what you need to know about technical support scams and how to prevent yourself from falling victim.

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Secure Your Mobile Wallet

4/29/2024

To keep your financial data safe, keep these security tips in mind.

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What to Know Before Buying a Used Car

4/29/2024

Our guide will keep you from getting lost along the way!

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10 Scams Targeting Seniors

4/11/2024

The annual loss by victims is estimated to be at least $36.5 billion.

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Review Your Financial Situation Regularly

4/11/2024

What should you be looking at specifically?

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Should You Invest if You're in Debt?

4/1/2024

Here are the various factors to consider.

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Don’t Get Caught in a Credit Repair Scam

1/30/2024

Look out for these red flags.

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Amazon Shopping Scams

1/8/2024

Check out these tips for protecting yourself.

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Figuring Out Tax Withholding

1/8/2024

If you're getting money back, ask yourself these questions.

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Beware of Fraudulent Websites

1/8/2024

A spoofed website can be hard to spot and difficult to identify.

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12 Sneaky Holiday Scams

12/11/2023

Watch out for schemes trying to swipe cash or steal personal information.

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Building Financial Resilience

10/3/2023

Living a financially fit life is very doable.

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Three Common Money Mistakes

8/14/2023

Find out how to fix them.

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How to Buy Your First Home

7/13/2023

Make it less stressful with good planning.

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Learn About Money Market Accounts

6/12/2023

Money market accounts offer many convenient features of checking accounts, with an attractive rate of return to help your money grow.

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Don’t Get Caught in a P2P Scam

6/12/2023

P2P platforms are convenient, but scams are rampant.

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Your Funds Are Safe With Us

3/14/2023

Learn how your funds are protected and secured.

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Car Buyers' Worst Mistakes

2/23/2023

Put your money to work rather than throwing it away.

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Outsmart Phishing Scams

1/18/2023

Protect yourself and keep your personal information safe.
 

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Fix Bad Money Habits

12/21/2022

The peace of mind a healthy financial status brings is priceless.

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How Much Home Can I Afford?

12/21/2022

There are 3 things to consider before you sign anything.

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Holiday Season Scams

11/17/2022

Keep your money safe by practicing caution.

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How to Create Strong Passwords

11/10/2022

When it feels like there’s another big security breach every week, you want to be sure your passwords are strong and safe.

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Basic Steps To Financial Fitness

10/6/2022

Gain control of your finances with these 5 steps.

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Mobile Check Deposit Scams

8/24/2022

Never give your banking information to anyone you don’t know or trust

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Financial Advice You Should Never Follow

8/5/2022

Make sure your sources are trustworthy.

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Store Cards Are Rarely The Better Deal

7/5/2022

Rates on retail cards are usually higher than credit union cards.

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Teach Kids Money Management

6/13/2022

If they have shown financial responsibility, a debit card/checking account can be a great next step.

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The Financial Facts of Life

3/10/2022

It’s never too late to begin learning.

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Don't Lose Sleep Over Money

2/10/2022

Americans' top 3 worries are debt, lack of savings and not having enough for retirement.

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Ways to Save in College

2/3/2022

The first step is finding out what you don’t need to buy.

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Buying a Used Car

12/8/2021

If you’re in the market for a deal on used wheels, follow these steps for a smoother ride!

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Budgeting for Infrequent Expenses

12/8/2021

Many people live in a state of denial about the cost of infrequent expenses.

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How To Talk Money With Your Partner

3/22/2021

What happens when you and your partner have different approaches toward money?

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Saving on Home Renovations

3/18/2021

With some careful planning, you can shave thousands of dollars off the price tag.

 

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Saving Money When There's Not Much to Save

3/10/2021

How do you save when there is not much wiggle room in your budget?

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IRS Imposters Among the "Dirty Dozen" Tax Scams

1/26/2021

If you received unexpected good news in an e-mail from the IRS, it's probably bogus.

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Payday Loans Aren't Worth the Cost

1/19/2021

It’s a trap that will cost you many times more than you borrow.

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5 Reasons We Overspend

1/4/2021

Let’s take a look at five common reasons and how we can overcome them.

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How To Pay Off A Loan Early

12/21/2020

If you’re like most Americans, you owe money on a large loan. 

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The Benefits of Using Mobile Payments

12/14/2020

Why fumble for your wallet when checking out when you can pay using your phone?

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6 Times a Bargain is Not a Bargain

11/20/2020

Here’s when that steal of a deal is not such a bargain after all.

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Debt-Collection Scams

11/5/2020

A caller claiming to represent a debt-collection agency demands immediate payment for an alleged outstanding debt. 

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Political Fundraising Scams

10/19/2020

Report any election scams to a local FBI field office as soon as possible.

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The Pending Package Scam

10/7/2020

Scammers are using bogus packages to trick victims into sharing personal information.

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The Importance of Being Financially Fit

10/6/2020

Being financially fit is crucial for a well-balanced, stress-free life.

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What's the Best Way to Use a Home Equity Loan?

9/4/2020

A home equity loan can be an ideal way to source extra funds during a falling-rates environment.

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Should You Pay a Bill with a Credit Card?

8/27/2020

Let’s take a closer look at the pros and cons.

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Using Your Credit Cards Responsibly

8/5/2020

Boost your credit score and financial wellbeing. 

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What's the Best Way to Tackle Debt?

6/30/2020

Snowball Method vs. Avalanche Method

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Preparing for an Interview

6/15/2020

Present yourself as polished, professional and capable to any potential employer.

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Beware of Relay Theft

6/10/2020

This user-friendly feature is also a favorite for car thieves.

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Getting Ahead on Your Student Loan Before You Graduate

5/12/2020

Be sure to look at the larger picture before you accept a position.

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Tips to Help You Protect Yourself from Fraud

2/28/2020

Here at our credit union, we take the security of your account extremely seriously.

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All You Need to Know About Going Cashless

2/20/2020

As our world grows increasingly digitized, many consumers are banishing cash from their wallets and choosing other ways to pay.

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How to Create a Budget in 6 Easy Steps

2/3/2020

A budget will help you gain financial awareness, which will help facilitate more responsible decisions.

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All You Need to Know About Data Breaches

1/24/2020

What should you do if your info is taken?

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How To Dispute An Error On Your Credit Report

1/13/2020

As a financially responsible individual, you should be checking your credit on a regular basis.

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Take Caution Before Borrowing A Charging Cable

11/18/2019

Be aware of this threat and practice caution when traveling.

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All You Need To Know About Home Loans

11/15/2019

If you’re in the market for a new home, you’ll likely need to take out a home loan or mortgage.

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Can I Buy A House When I’m Paying Off A Student Loan?

10/8/2019

There are several factors to consider.

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Understanding The Credit Card Trap

9/24/2019

Why do most Americans carry so much credit card debt and find themselves stuck in the debt trap?

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Do My Monthly Bill Payments Affect My Credit Score?

9/10/2019

Read on for three steps that can help your on-time monthly payments boost your credit score.

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How Much Money Should I Keep In My Checking Account?

8/27/2019

Let's find out.

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The Ultimate Smart Shoppers Cheat Sheet

7/26/2019

Did you know you should be timing your shopping throughout the week?

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Vacation Scams To Watch For

7/16/2019

Before heading on your dream vacation, read our list of four common vacation scams and learn how to avoid them.

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7 Money Myths You Need To Stop Believing

6/7/2019

There are lots of money management tips that are false.

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9 Steps To Buying Your First Car

5/7/2019

The process can be daunting, but we'll walk you through it.

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Don't Get Caught in a Pyramid Scheme

4/23/2019

Let’s look at what constitutes a pyramid scheme and how to avoid falling for one.

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7 Signs You're Living Beyond Your Means

3/18/2019

Here are steps you can take to get back on track. 

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Student Loan Scams

2/28/2019

Here’s what you need to know about three popular student loan scams.

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7 Reasons Not To Skip a Home Inspection

1/10/2019

A professional home inspection can save you a ton of aggravation and thousands of dollars in the long run. 

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10 Restaurant Hacks

11/7/2018

Dining out with family and friends is a wonderful experience, but it can take a huge bite out of your budget.

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Beware of Blackmailing Scams!

10/4/2018

Blackmail and extortion are some of the oldest tricks in the book — because they work.

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How Many Credit Cards Should I Own?

8/23/2018

Are too many cards a liability to your score? 

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Don't Get Caught in a Free Trial Scam!

8/9/2018

You know what they say: “If it’s too good to be true, it probably isn’t.”

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What Can I Do About Robocalls?

8/2/2018

Read on for the inside scoop on robocalls and what you can do about them.

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Questions To Ask Before Making a Large Purchase

7/16/2018

Before you say “yes”, ask yourself these 7 questions.

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Smishing Scams

6/26/2018

Here’s what you need to know about an SMS message-based scam.

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Debit Card Safety

6/6/2018

Your random card of choice might not be the safest way to pay. 

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Don't Drink Your Wallet Dry!

5/29/2018

Bottled water may be costing you a fortune.

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Turn Your Dream Vacation Into a Reality

5/16/2018

Six ways to make that dream vacation come true.

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Beware of Social Media Scams!

5/1/2018

There are several types you need to know about.

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How to Fund an Emergency

4/10/2018

Do you have a secure plan in place for emergencies?

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The Money Envelope System

3/9/2018

Keep your spending in check.

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Phone Cloning and Digital Self Defense

1/24/2018

The only thing a hacker needs is your phone number.

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The Dos And Don'ts Of Credit Repair

10/12/2017

Our handy guide will help you get on the road to improving your score.

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