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Make It Visa When You Pay with PayPal

NEW! It’s easy to make it Visa with PayPal. You can now make your Family Trust Visa Card your preferred payment method when you check out with PayPal.

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Keep Your “Smart Life” Safe

Living the “smart life” is gaining popularity among busy households and those who appreciate the convenience technology offers. It’s great to lock and unlock your house, adjust the A/C, and reorder items all from your phone or other smart device. However, the growing popularity of smart technology means one thing for sure – hackers take notice and figure out how to undermine it.

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Are You Using These Convenient Card Features?

Our Visa debit and credit cards provide a variety of convenient options for members. Visa is accepted at millions of locations so you can rely on your card just like you can rely on cash in your pocket.

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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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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.