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Why You Stayed Home on Black Friday
November 29, 2017 For a lot of people, the day after Thanksgiving is the pinnacle time to finish up holiday shopping, get great deals, and splurge on retail therapy. But this year, it appears consumers changed...
Does my mortgage need a rate lock?
November 13, 2017 If you’re on the market for a house now, you’ve probably encountered the phrase “lock in a rate.” A rate lock is an agreement by a lender to ensure a rate on a loan for a set period of time. This...
Buying a Car for All the Wrong Reasons
October 27, 2017 The feeling of sitting in the driver’s seat of a “new-to-you” car can be exhilarating. But if you didn’t make that purchase for the right reason, when that excitement wears off, you’ll feel...
Cyber Safety for Family & Friends
October 10, 2017 (This is a guest post from FCU's VP of Information Services, Kirk Becker.)  October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, where security professionals provide tips and tricks for protecting yourself and...
Ways to Save on Your Summer Vacation
July 10, 2017 Summer is here, which means for many of us, vacation season is in full swing. Unfortunately, not all of us think about how we’ll be for it beforehand, which leaves us wondering: where is the...
Financial Independence Day
June 27, 2017 Independence Day celebrates the monumental task America took on to become an independent nation. We’ll likely honor those freedoms we gained by spending time with friends and family, maybe holding...
Why Save in Your Savings?
June 15, 2017 For many credit union members, a savings account is a formality. While they know, that saving is important, other savings options that come with higher rates, such as IRAs or 401(k) accounts,...
Going Green with Online Banking
May 23, 2017 Building Green Technology in Banking In the age where grocery shopping and booking a hotel can be done from your living room couch, banking has moved forward with those same advancements in technology...
Member Stories: Rebuilding My Credit
March 9, 2017    I came to FCU for a car loan. After a financially devastating divorce I was jobless and without a home of my own for myself and my daughter. I spoke with a loan officer in the 13th street branch...

Why You Stayed Home on Black Friday

For a lot of people, the day after Thanksgiving is the pinnacle time to finish up holiday shopping, get great deals, and splurge on retail therapy. But this year, it appears consumers changed...

Does my mortgage need a rate lock?

If you’re on the market for a house now, you’ve probably encountered the phrase “lock in a rate.” A rate lock is an agreement by a lender to ensure a rate on a loan for a set period of time. This...

Buying a Car for All the Wrong Reasons

The feeling of sitting in the driver’s seat of a “new-to-you” car can be exhilarating. But if you didn’t make that purchase for the right reason, when that excitement wears off, you’ll feel...

Cyber Safety for Family & Friends

(This is a guest post from FCU's VP of Information Services, Kirk Becker.)  October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, where security professionals provide tips and tricks for protecting yourself and...

Ways to Save on Your Summer Vacation

Summer is here, which means for many of us, vacation season is in full swing. Unfortunately, not all of us think about how we’ll be for it beforehand, which leaves us wondering: where is the...

Financial Independence Day

Independence Day celebrates the monumental task America took on to become an independent nation. We’ll likely honor those freedoms we gained by spending time with friends and family, maybe holding...

Why Save in Your Savings?

For many credit union members, a savings account is a formality. While they know, that saving is important, other savings options that come with higher rates, such as IRAs or 401(k) accounts, took...

Going Green with Online Banking

Building Green Technology in Banking In the age where grocery shopping and booking a hotel can be done from your living room couch, banking has moved forward with those same advancements in technology...

Member Stories: Rebuilding My Credit

   I came to FCU for a car loan. After a financially devastating divorce I was jobless and without a home of my own for myself and my daughter. I spoke with a loan officer in the 13th street branch...