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Compare bank health ratings and Texas ratios on more than 14,000 federally-insured banks and credit unions in the U.S.
How do auto loans work?
So how do auto loans work? Since most people buying a new or used car opt for financing it’s an important question, and understanding the answer will help you in the purchase process.…
10 Reasons Millennials Choose Credit Unions
by Jeremiah Tucker / February 5th, 2016 I can't remember the first time I joined a bank Banks have come and gone numerous times in my life, each one about as memorable as switching wallets, but I remember joining my credit union. I've found most people do. Often because joining a credit union was a game changerthe exact point their financial lives took a big turn for the better This is particularly true of millennials. Millennialsgenerally defined as anyone born between 1980 and 2000are more likely to recommend credit unions than banks to their friends. A survey by CO-OP Financial Services, Cucamonga, Calif., a financial technology company for credit unions, found that 96% of millennials were…
Credit Unions Come Out on Top
by Jeremiah Tucker / February 10th, 2016 Whatâs the best place to bank in America Based on a recent study, one could reasonably argue itâs a credit union âCredit unions are among the highest-rated services weâve ever evaluated, with 93% of their customers highly satisfied, on average, versus 69% for the four biggest national banks,â stated the reporting agency. The reason, noted in the survey, is that credit unions emphasize superior customer service because as not-for-profit financial cooperatives, they are owned and managed by their members. âUnlike profit-making banks, credit unions are tax-exempt,â the report stated. âMembers usually have access to free checking, slightly higher interest rates on certificates of deposit, and significantly lower rates for…
Greater Nevada Credit Union names new Digital Experience Manager
Greater Nevada Credit Union (GNCU) has named Veronica Gomez as its new Digital Experience Manager. In her new role, Gomez will help GNCU deliver products and services to ensure a consistently convenient and secure digital banking experience, including online and mobile. Gomez has nearly 20 years of banking experience including training, phone center, and management. …
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How to Recycle Old Electronics
Want to donate or recycle old electronics? Consumer Reports has the details on the right way to get rid of phones, laptops, and other gadgets.
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Quick Financial Tip: Mortgage Process
Our goal is simple: To improve the financial well-being of our members. This also happens to be the mission statement at Mutual 1st Federal. We want to make ...