News

CEO addresses state security breach

Within the next few days many of you will be receiving a letter or email from the SC Department of Revenue. The letter will notify SC residents who were exposed by the highly publicized breach of the SCDOR data in September 2012.

Know Your Dough: Insurance made easy

So your car is totaled and your insurance will pay off your loan, right? Wrong. Auto insurance in most cases will only cover the cash value of your car minus the deductible. But you can learn how to get extended coverage at our next Know Your Dough workshop Jan. 8.

Nominating Committee named for board election

In accordance with the credit union’s bylaws, the Chairman of the Board of Directors has appointed a Nominating Committee for the 2013 election of officials. Those appointed to the Nominating Committee and their daytime telephone numbers are:

Workshop takes mystery out of car buying

Ok, so you finally bought your dream car. You sunk in as much money as you could scrape together, and you’re ready to ride. But are you? What about the taxes, insurance and gas? There’s a lot more to owning a vehicle than just driving it off the lot.

IDProtect needed more than ever now

Protecting your identity has taken on a new urgency in South Carolina due to the massive data breach exposed this fall. We’re urging our members to register for the free credit monitoring offered through the state and – for greater coverage – our own IDProtect.™:"/about/membership/why-choose-family-trust/identity-theft-protection

Put safety on your list for happy holidays

The leaves are raked (hopefully) and the turkey will be leftovers soon. Most of us have a shopping plan – stick to the budget, make a list and don’t shop at the last minute. But do you have a plan for being safe?

PayBack video earns couple four stars, $500

Congratulations to Amanda and Jeremy Ghent, who won our Facebook PayBack video contest. The Rock Hill couple got 231 votes out of more than 800. But the big winners are the 3,000-plus members who have PayBack Savings, our high-yield savings account that rewards members who use multiple services.

Family Trust supports dueling food drives

For the second year, the rivalry between Clover High and York Comprehensive is going on beyond the football field. The two schools are competing in a food drive sponsored by Family Trust to see who can collect the most canned food items for area charities. They’ll learn the winner at Friday’s game in York.