EQUIFAX DATA BREACH - What this Means to LFCU Members

October 10, 2017

Over 140 million American consumers were affected when sensitive personal information was exposed in a data breach at Equifax, one of the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies.

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Equifax Data Breach

September 28, 2017

Nearly half of all Americans are affected by the Equifax Data Breach.

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How Millennials Can Buy Their Dream Car

July 29, 2017

The methods, criteria, and circumstances of shopping for, and purchasing, a new car have drastically changed over the last 20 or so years. In the past, purchasing a new car at a young age wasn’t an anomaly, it was the norm.

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What Are the Main Deposit Accounts andWhich One Should You Choose?

July 26, 2017

There are three core deposit accounts that can help you manage and save money for your financial goals. Depending on what those goals are, one of these accounts may be exactly what you need so you can invest in the future. If you are not using the right kind of account, you can either be paying fees or missing out on the opportunity to invest and earn more money while your cash sits in an account.

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Smart Start Product Lines by LUSO Federal Credit Union

July 21, 2017

If you are a proud parent or grandparent of a recent graduate, there are many ways you can help them start their financial future on the right foot. Smart Start product lines are one of the banking services provided by LUSO Federal Credit Union that can help students manage their money and make wise choices.

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Is a Home Equity Loan the Right Choice for You?

July 19, 2017

Do you need to pay for a major expense like your child’s college tuition or a brand-new kitchen renovation? If so, you may have to look no further than to your home for funding. Depending on how much equity you have in your home, you can borrow against it at a low interest rate, and the interest payments you make on the loan are generally tax-deductible.

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Should You Keep Your Adjustable-Rate Mortgage?

July 14, 2017

A lot of people are understandably a little wary when it comes to discussing mortgage rates and different types of mortgages because they don’t always fully comprehend their options. You might wonder what type of mortgage best suits your situation.

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How to Deal with Debt During a Divorce

July 12, 2017

Dealing with debt during a divorce can be frustrating, overwhelming, and it can make saving money seem impossible. Your financial institution may or may not have the tools and tips necessary to help you manage your debt, so that’s where credit unions come in. Here are some ways credit unions can help you get rid of debt and start saving money again.

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How to Find the Right Checking Account

July 5, 2017

Checking accounts are a necessary and wise way to store and manage your readily available money. Unless you want your wallet stuffed with cash, checking accounts allow you to not only store your money in a safe place, but also to manage and keep track of your money saving efforts.

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