We Will be Here For You Through COVID-19

WE ARE HERE TO HELP. During this time of uncertainty and growing concern about COVID-19 (coronavirus), Money Federal Credit Union is prepared and ready to help you continue your daily banking activities. The health and safety of our members and employees is one of our top priorities. Another is making sure we can do business with you […]

How Do You Know What are the Best Banks in Syracuse, NY?

Is your bank one of the best banks in Syracuse NY? When it comes to picking the right bank, it all comes down to knowing what banking options you prioritize. It’s best to take a few minutes and sit down to look at your lifestyle and what banking options are the most important to you. […]

Advantages of Working with a Local Syracuse Credit Union Vs. a Bank

First, let’s explore what is a credit union? A credit union is still a financial institution. It works very similarly to any other banking option. It holds your money in a safe, secure location and offers loans, savings accounts, checking accounts, balance transfers, and many other options we tend to think of when looking for [...]

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, […]