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Read Credit score 101

Credit score 101

Your credit score is very important, especially when it comes to getting a mortgage or purchasing a car. Your credit scores help lenders determine whether you can repay a loan based on your past financial performance. A higher score can qualify you for better interest rates, higher credit limits, and more types of credit than you would with a lower score. Your credit score is determined by many aspects. Check out below the five major areas effecting your credit score and the different ways your can improve your credit score!
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Don't fall for phishing bait

Phishing texts are unfortunately, a common tactic hackers are using to compromise member login credentials and takeover and steal information. It is important to know how to indicate a phishing text and what to do if you receive a phishing text. Protect yourself and your information by reading over our phishing tips and staying vigilant!
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Financially Fit in 2022

A new year calls for new resolutions. Exercising more is usually a popular resolution, but did you know you should also be financially fit too?  Strengthen your finances in 2022 with our budgeting and savings tips.
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Shop Safe This Holiday Season

The holidays usually bring an increase in shopping – buying gifts, extra food, or a night out with friends and family. Read these tips before you pay to keep your accounts safe this holiday season.
Read Social Media Quizzes: Harmless Fun or Potential Information for Hackers?

Social Media Quizzes: Harmless Fun or Potential Information for Hackers?

Social media is a great place to reconnect with old friends, watch funny videos, and even learn new skills but you need to be careful and aware of potential scams and frauds, too.
Read Saving With New Skills

Saving With New Skills

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Read Should I choose a lender before or after I find my dream home?

Should I choose a lender before or after I find my dream home?

Choose a lender and get preapproved for a loan before you pick your new home – it will make a huge difference. It can be a real downer if you spend tons of time browsing through dozens of listings,
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Navigating Income Loss

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Working from Home

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Responding to Financial Emergencies

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