Despite warnings, citizens are still falling for bogus tax refund scams. The most recent discovery was in the involved hackers posing as government tax office officials. Filers were sent phishing emails promising refunds, roughly in the amount of $710.00 U.S., that would be deposited directly to one’s credit card.
You’ve worked hard, so should your savings! Money Market, Certificate and IRA Accounts are terms you are probably familiar with, but do you really know the difference between them? Here’s a quick overview of these types of savings accounts offered by Family Trust.
It is the time of the year again to make goals and of course find new ways to save money. But, who said you can’t have fun while doing it? In these challenges you’ll be in a competition with yourself to see how much money you can save in the new year.
Family Trust Federal Credit Union recently announced an innovative partnership with Habitat for Humanity of York County to provide affordable new home purchase loans for qualifying Habitat homeowners. Family Trust has set aside an initial $1 million in funds for loans under this program.
As consumers are aware of, hackers are always working to separate them from their hard-earned cash. This time, it’s popular e-commerce websites that have been compromised. Known as formjacking, it’s not a new hacking technique. As recently reported by Symantec, like many hacks that are reboots of earlier versions, formjacking has returned with a vengeance–more sophisticated and powerful than ever before.
Report card time in York County is almost here and Explorer’s Club members can earn money for every A they earn on their report cards. Not only does it reward children for good grades, but it also teaches them about personal finance.
Cyber scammers don’t take any time off for the holiday season. In fact, they’re working overtime to take advantage of the spirit of giving.
At Family Trust, we’re dedicated to making members’ lives and finances as easy as possible. Eligible members can skip their auto or personal loan payment anytime for $25 fee up to 2x a year.
Are you a student or know one who could benefit from $1,000 extra dollars? The Eddie Reeves Community Commitment Scholarship is now open for applications and will be awarded to a student who exhibits a strong spirit of leadership and volunteerism. This scholarship is open to high school, college and graduate students pursuing a degree from an accredited college or university or a vocational technical school.
Giving Tuesday kicks off the December holidays as the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving. In honor, Family Trust is proud to announce that in 2018 we’ve contributed over 420 volunteer hours to over local charities and donated over $100,000!