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$1,000 Community Commitment Scholarship

Are you a student 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.

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Are You Ready To Retire - And Additional Financial Workshops

Family Trust is committed to financial education for both our members and the community. Our “Money Matters” financial workshops with our partnership through the City of Rock Hill offers free workshops to the public. The first few workshops have been a success with many more to come. Here’s a look at the upcoming Money Matters sessions.

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Year Round #GivingTuesday

Giving Tuesday kicks off the December holidays as the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving. In honor, Family Trust is proud to announce that in 2017 we’ve contributed numerous volunteer hours to over 50 local charities and donated over $37,000!

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Holiday Season Safety Tips

It’s easy to get caught up in the holiday rush. Don’t throw caution to the wind in an effort to rush through shopping. Use these holiday shopping tips to keep you and your gifts safe this season.

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Grants for Hardworking Teachers

Are you a teacher that could benefit from $500 for your classroom? You have until Nov. 13 to apply for your part of the $10,000 in Family Trust Teacher Grants that will be distributed in 2018. Like last year, we’ll give twenty $500 grants for individual and collaborative projects.

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Season Savings with Family Trust

The holiday season is upon us and many people may start to feel the pressure of expenses. Luckily, Family Trust has options to help you through the holidays and keep your finances in check and on track.

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Cash for Kids’ Good Grades

It’s almost report card time in York County and Explorer’s Club members can earn extra money for every A they earn on their report cards. It’s an excellent way to teach children about the importance of working hard and saving money.

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2017 Buzzie’s Winner!

We are thrilled to announce that Family Trust has been voted the Rock Hill Herald Buzzie’s Best Bank/Credit Union! To all those who voted for us, thank you for your continued support.

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Research Shows Americans Still Don't Practice Good Password Use

A recent survey shows that a shocking 81% of Americans say they use the same passwords for more than one account. Passwords are essential to security, but they are not the only method that can or should be used to protect one’s computers and devices. In addition to creating a good password, you should learn how to safeguard it and use it wisely. This means never sharing it and, if unable to remember it, keeping the written copy in a secure location.

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Awarded for Giving Back in The Carolinas

Family Trust won second place for the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award with our “60 Years Strong and Giving Back” campaign. This slogan reminds people of our roots and mission. We encouraged employees to take on projects that help others and give back to our community. Here’s a few examples of how our employees participated this year.