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7 NAUGHTY SCAMS TO WATCH OUT FOR THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

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November 6, 2019

‘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…


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7 money myths you need to stop believing now

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October 30, 2019

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
false.

Outlined here are 7 money myths that might be causing you
more financial stress than benefit.

Myth #1:…


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How much money should I keep in my checking account?

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October 23, 2019

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
accounts on…

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The Credit Union Difference Part 2:

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October 17, 2019

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…

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The Credit Union Difference: Part 1

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October 17, 2019

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…


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Did you know..

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October 16, 2019

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…


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Key Tips For A Smooth Renewal

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October 9, 2019

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…


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Did you know..

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October 2, 2019

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…


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Your Complete Guide To Identity Theft Protection

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September 25, 2019

Did you know there were 14.4 million victims of identity theft in 2018? According to Javelin Strategy, each case cost the victim an average of $1,050 – and that’s only the cost in dollars. When an individual’s identity is stolen, the thief wreaks major havoc on the victim’s financial…

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Renters Insurance

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September 18, 2019

Q: I’ve just signed a lease on a new apartment and I’m wondering if I should be taking out a renter’s insurance policy as well. What do I need to know?

A: Purchasing a renter’s insurance policy when signing a lease on a new apartment is a good idea.

Thanks to rising market…

Banking Made Easy

At TFCU, we are committed to offering an extensive range of products and services designed specifically with you in mind! We want to make your banking experience as easy as possible by giving you convenient access to manage your accounts on the go, all while providing you with the latest and greatest banking technology.

In addition to banking products & services, TFCU has several affiliate companies known as Credit Union Service Organizations! These companies allow us to offer Insurance Services, Financial Services & Real Estate Services to our members.

TFCU membership is available to anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Bristol County, Massachusetts; Bristol, Kent, Newport and Providence counties in Rhode Island; and the Rhode Island towns of Charlestown, Exeter, Hopkinton, Narragansett, New Shoreham, North Kingstown, Richmond and South Kingstown. Membership is also open to immediate family members of existing members.

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  • This weekend, our staff is volunteering their time to help out at the Trucchi's Supermarkets Stuff The Truck event in Middleboro!

Donations for the Sacred Heart Food Pantry will be accepted all day tomorrow. Stop by and make a donation to help out those in need in the community!

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  • Happy Veterans Day! Thank you to all of those who are serving and have served. 
Just a reminder that all of our branches will be closed today. 
All branches will will re-open Tuesday, November 12th at our regular business hours.

Access to your account is still available through:

Online Banking
Mobile Banking
Mobile Deposit
One of our ATMs
Telephone Banking

https://tauntonfcu.com/holidayclosing/

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  • Next Friday the 15th of November, will be the last day to donate
canned goods and non-perishable food items to help support local food pantries & soup kitchens for our Thanksgiving Food Drive!

All items will be distributed within the communities we serve.

We are asking for Thanksgiving themed items such as: Boxed/Bag Stuffing, Canned/Packaged Gravy, Canned Vegetables (corn, pleas, carrots, green beans), Soups, Canned Cranberry Sauce, Cake Mix, Cookie/Brownie Mix and frosting.

Non-Thanksgiving items will also be accepted.

All donations can be dropped off through November 15th during regular business hours at any of our locations: 14 Church Green in Taunton, 480 Rockdale Avenue in New Bedford & 438 West Grove Street in Middleboro. 
#ThanksGiving #FoodDrive

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  • TFCU will be closed on November 11th, in observance of Veterans Day!
  • In the spirit of the upcoming holiday season, all month long, we are going to focus on ways TFCU gives back to the communities in which we serve! Community Service is a part of our mission all year round, but it's especially necessary this time of year with the Holidays and colder weather approaching.

Today, TFCU proudly donated several space heaters to Citizens for Citizens, Inc. in Taunton. The heaters will be used by Citizens for Citizens and distributed to those in need in the community.

Pictured are Deb Araujo, Director of the Citizens for Citizens' Taunton Office and TFCU Board Member, along with Nelson Tavares, our President & CEO, and Melissa Denzler, our VP of Administration. 
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  • Today, staff from TFCU, including Nelson Tavares, our President & CEO, and Russ Bradshaw, chairman of our board of directors, joined several area credit unions to build beds as part of the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless’ Bed For Every Child program! 
The Bed For Every Child program strives to give children in need a new twin mattress, box spring and set of linens so that they can get a good nights rest and be ready to follow their dreams in the morning! 
Volunteers today helped put together 40 beds that will be used as part of the program. 
For more information on the program, please click here: https://www.abedforeverychild.org —————————————————————— #tfcu #bankingmadeeasy #tfcustory #TFCUGives #tauntonfcu #tauntonfederalcreditunion 
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