We live in an age where we are more “connected” than ever before. Our phones are “smart,” are homes are “smart”and Alexa is our best friend. All of these conveniences can also make us more vulnerable to a range of new cyber risks.
What is Malware?
Malware is software that’s main…
‘Tis the season to shop until you drop-or until
you go broke. But you don’t have to overspend.
There’s no need to rack up a huge credit card
bill or go into debt just to cover your holiday expenses. Enjoy a stress-free
season by keeping your spending in check with these six tips:
‘Tis the season to be jolly! And unfortunately, ‘tis also the season for scammers to go after your hard-earned dollars. Keep your money safe by reading up on the most common scams taking place this time of year and practicing caution.
1. Phishing emails
Always popular, phishing scams get even more…
We all grow up hearing the same financial advice: Spend
less, save more and invest early. While most of these words of wisdom ring
true, there are lots of widespread money management tips that are actually
Outlined here are 7 money myths that might be causing you
more financial stress than benefit.
worth of living expenses in your savings account, or maybe
you’ve seen a tip about socking away enough money to cover larger expenses.
Either way, there’s lots of discussion about the ideal amount of money to keep
in a savings account.
But what about our checking accounts? Most of us use these
As a member of TFCU, you are uniquely positioned to manage your finances and watch your money grow on the best possible terms. Like the member of an elite club, you are entitled to exclusive privileges and individualized service, courtesy of your credit union.
Let’s take a quick look at…
As a member of TFCU, you know that credit unions are always striving to serve their members and community in as many ways as possible. We value each member’s input as an equal owner in the credit union, and offer flexible loan terms as well as low-cost accounts. We…
Experts suggest to make a point to revisit your finances
before a large purchase or milestone, like getting married or buying a home. If
you’re not on a budget currently, it would be optimal to be prepared for more
than short term expenses. Mymoneycoach.com agrees and further states that “Using
a realistic budget…
Your home and auto insurance renews on a yearly basis. How does your agent handle the renewal process with you? Perhaps they send a letter or call you asking to review your current limits. The renewal is the perfect time to look at your policy to be sure you…
Saving shouldn’t be scary, and TFCU wants to make it the least scary thing you have to worry about. Let’s talk savings. According to Americasaves.org, those with a savings plan are twice as likely to save successfully.
It can be daunting to say you want to save 500 dollars by…