The New Money FCU!

We’ve been helping people figure out their money for a long time, since 1976, in fact. In those 43 years we have gone through a few “facelifts”, but nothing like what we decided to do over the last year. Internally, we have always known who we are. We have strong convictions on how we treat [...]

Dollar Stores: What To Buy and What To Skip

Dollar stores can be tremendous spending traps, but they can also be a great way to snag a bargain. It’s all in how you plan your visit. Before you start browsing… Everything is just a buck, you say. How can you possibly go wrong? Unfortunately, with that mindset, you might find yourself going way overboard […]

The History of Credit Unions: Why Are We Different?

As a member of MONEY Federal Credit Union, you know credit unions are always striving to serve their members and community as much as possible. We value each member’s input as an equal owner in the credit union. We work for our members, not stockholders. That’s why credit unions are “not-for-profit”. This allows us to […]

Meet Our 2019 College Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our 2019 college scholarship recipients! MONEY Federal Credit Union believes in education. That’s why we’ve granted over $100,000 in college scholarship money since the program’s inception. Meet the exceptional students who were chosen by our third-party committee. Their decision was based on the applicant’s academic achievements, extra-curricular activities, community involvement, and an essay […]

9 Ways to Break Up With Your Phone

Dearest phone,  It feels like we’ve known each other forever. You’ve been there for me through everything and I can’t imagine life without you. But this relationship has to end. I can’t do this anymore. It’s not you; it’s me. I’m not myself when I’m around you and you turn me into someone I don’t […]

Top 10 Fraud Prevention Dos and Don’ts

DO 1. DO be observant when withdrawing cash from ATMs Look for wobbly parts and malfunctioning screens as these may indicate the presence of a card skimmer. Contact your card issuer immediately if you accidentally insert a card into a suspicious ATM. 2. DO know your daily balance for checking and savings accounts Even better, […]

Student Discounts You Can Actually Use

Between astronomical tuition bills, piles of textbooks to purchase, foods costs and supplies, being a college student is definitely not cheap. Lucky for you, there are loads of companies out there that think you deserve a budgeting break. Here are five of the best student discounts out there. 1. AMAZON Amazon’s got it all – […]

7 Steps to Get Out of Debt

Debt is a common factor in modern life. This can be good or bad, depending on your financial situation and personal goals. Each person or family needs to decide the level of financial risk that they want to have or can manage. Some debt can actually be used to build credit and improve your credit […]

The Feeling of Financial Freedom

Everyone has a goal of being financially stable. Do you want more than that? Maybe you want to build a palace-sized mansion someplace beautiful. Maybe you want to travel the world. Maybe you just want to sleep in on weekdays and not report to anyone. All of these dreams have one thing in common: They’re […]