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Extra Awards Points for the Holidays

How much of your Holiday shopping list have you tackled this year? Or did you just start your Holiday shopping? Either way, you can earn extra Awards points while you’re out checking items off your list.

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Don't Miss These Member Holiday Savings And Freebies

The holiday season is now upon us and many people may start to feel the pressure of expenses. Take advantage of these special offers during the holidays to keep your finances in check and on track!

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Join Us: Blood Drive November 15

Are you looking for a way to give back this Holiday season? Have you considered a Blood Drive? Family Trust is teaming up with the American Red Cross and will be hosting our first blood drive on Friday, November 15th.

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Family Trust Wins Social Responsibility and Community Service Award

Family Trust Federal Credit Union was grateful to receive a first place Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award from the Carolina’s Credit Union League. This is the second time the credit union has won the award in the past three years.

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Holiday Money Saving Tips

The holidays are a joyful time, but often times they cause unnecessary financial stress. With a budget and planning, your holidays can become a little less stressful.

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Teachers, Apply for Your Grants by Nov. 18

What would an extra $500 do for you in your classroom? Teachers have through Nov. 18 to apply for a Family Trust Teacher Grant to help them create exciting and interactive lessons for their students.

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How To Keep Your Credit Score Strong

When you apply for credit, lenders determine your credit risk by examining your credit scores, also known as FICO® scores. Each of the three main credit bureaus — Experian, TransUnion, and Equifax — keeps credit information about you that is used to calculate your FICO scores. This includes your payment history, the amount of money you owe, the length of your credit history and the number of recently opened credit accounts.

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Financial Counseling Is Here!

The finance counseling process is member driven, based on your situation, needs and objectives. I offer counseling on a variety of topics, including: preventative, budget, credit, and productive counseling. If you’re just starting out in life, facing financial difficulties, need advice on repairing and building credit, or just want to develop a spending plan that will help you meet your financial goals, I would love to talk with you!

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Protect Yourself from Fraud

To avoid identity theft and account hacking, setup alerts to protect yourself from fraudsters and be wary of the information you share.

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Mobile Banking Is Now!

It’s 2019, so we’re pretty sure your mobile device is a smart phone. But are you utilizing it to its greatest potential? Do you really know how it can make your life easier? Start reaping the benefits of your mobile device by downloading the Family Trust app, it’s banking, but better.