Social Media Cybersecurity

October 23, 2020
Now more than ever, consumers spend increasing amounts of time on the Internet. With every social media account you sign up for, every picture you post, and status you update, you are sharing information about yourself with the world. How...

Contactless Payment

March 2, 2020
Contactless Payment In times like these choose the SMART option - Contactless Payment! Enjoy all the benefits and security of your Advantage FCU card(s) with your mobile wallet. It's simple, secure and works in thousands of stores and participating apps....

Tips to Avoid Fraud

November 21, 2018
10 Things You Can Do to Avoid Fraud Scammers are getting increasingly sophisticated in their attempts to get your money or personal details. With clever schemes of combining new technology and old tricks we must be more cautious of how...

Bill Pay Verification

July 17, 2017
If you use Bill Pay, please verify your Bill Pay vendors. If you do not see all of your vendors, please contact us by Chat or phone.

New Online Banking Tips

July 13, 2017
Quick Tips: Visa Payments and Transactions To make a transfer to your Visa, go to Move Money and select Make a Transfer. Select Advantage Visa Payments as the "To" account and choose the account you are paying from as the...

Why You Should Get Preapproved for a Car Loan

May 3, 2017
Why You Should Get Preapproved for a Car Loan When shopping for a new car, many people overlook one important step: getting preapproved for an auto loan. It’s a simple process that can make car-buying go more smoothly and save...

Going green and saving money

March 17, 2017
Posted by CUInsight.com on March 17, 2017  by Wendy Bignon Happy St. Patrick’s Day! In the spirit of all things green, we’ve put together a list of four ways to “go green” and saving money in your life, to save...

Savings 101: What Is a Share Certificate?

February 6, 2017
With so many financial products available, choosing which type of account to open can be just as stressful as deciding where to open one. For consumers looking for earnings on their savings, one of the options that credit unions offer...

Using Equity Loans to Winterize Your Home

January 30, 2017
There are all sorts of ways to guard your home from the winter elements. Some are cheap and may even fall in the do-it-yourself category, like adding weather stripping and caulking. Other endeavors, such as swapping out single-pane windows for...

Checking Your Credit Doesn’t Hurt Your Scores

September 26, 2016
Posted by NerdWallet on September 12, 2016 by Bev O'Shea When you apply for a loan or a credit card, the lender checks your credit score. That can knock off a few points. But the same is not true when you...

Freshman Banking 101: Checking Accounts

September 19, 2016
Posted by Nerdwallet.com on September 14, 2016 by Juan Castillo The road to a college degree isn’t just about learning in the classroom. It’s about learning life skills, too, like managing your money. If you’re off to college and just...

How to fix your bad money habits

August 15, 2016
Posted on July 21, 2016 by Jennifer Clark by SavingAdvice.com They say it takes about 21 days to create a habit, whether good or bad. Once you start feeding into bad money habits, it can be harder to be financially...