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Employees Giving Back

We’re not even half way through the 2018 year, and our employees have already put in tremendous work in our community. To support our community, Family Trust gives employees eight hours of work time to volunteer.

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Is a Reloadable Card a Good Option for You?

A reloadable debit card is a great option when it comes to budgeting, travel, and helping your children manage their money. Now, Family Trust reloadable cards are easier than ever to use. We decreased the minimum load value from $20 to now only $10, and increased the maximum load value to $5,000. We decreased the minimum purchase age to 16 instead of 18 and now have no monthly reload fees.

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Good Friends and Family Celebrate Together at Annual Meeting

Last night, over 350 members, guests, and employees gathered at the First Baptist Church in Rock Hill to celebrate Family Trust’s 61st Annual Meeting. The meeting’s theme was “Community Partnership,” a vital aspect of the credit union philosophy. This year’s meeting was particularly important because a new Board of Directors was elected.

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Stand Out Features in Mobile Banking

It’s more convenient than ever to access your Family Trust accounts on your iPhone or iPad with digital banking. With a 4.8 rating in the Apple App Store, our mobile banking app continues to make improvements and offer an easy digital banking platform.

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You Can Use a HELOC for That?

A Home Equity Line of Credit borrows from the equity you have in your home. In most cases, the rate will be lower than rates for credit cards or other forms of credit. It works like a credit card with an adjustable rate, term and monthly payments that do not change. You can use it for just about anything – like a home improvement project, an auto purchase, family vacation, education expenses and more!

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5 Home Buying Basics

Apartment getting too cramped? Ready to move out and move up? Buying your first house is an exciting milestone. Though the task can seem daunting, use these 5 home buying basics to keep you on track and help the process run smoothly.

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Keep Safe While Online Shopping

In most cases, the sales that take place online are safe. Though there are some people out there who want to take advantage of online shoppers, there are steps you can take to protect yourself from fraud and identity theft.

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Presenting the 2018 Board of Directors Candidates

Family Trust Federal Credit Union elects members to serve voluntarily on the Board of Directors. This year, online voting will be held March 27 – April 26. Members with estatements will receive an emailed ballot to vote online, or they may vote at any branch. Paper statement members will be sent a mail ballot to vote. All ballots must be received by April 25, 2018 at 5:00 pm.