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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.