The approach of a hurricane is an awful time to discover that your home may not be adequately covered by insurance.
Most people own at least one debit card and at least one credit card. Although it may not seem like it, there are many differences between the two.
If you're like most Americans, you owe money toward a large loan. Whether that means carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, having a hefty mortgage in your name or making car loan payments each month, loan debt is part of your life.
Annual tax code changes can be confusing. But don't worry, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know for 2019.
Are you looking for some extra cash to jumpstart your savings? Desperate to stop living paycheck to paycheck? Want to make 2019 the year you finally get debt-free?
Money-based resolutions are popular every year, but many people struggle to follow through on saving more and spending less. Here are six ways you can realistically make progress on improving your finances:
The holidays are just about over, so the celebrations are coming to an end. No more sleeping well into the morning hours, eating a late breakfast or partying away into the night. No matter how hard we try to stretch those vacation days, we all have to go back to work eventually.
With the holiday season upon us, college students across the country are heading home for break. But when you have to book airfare or train tickets during one of the most popular travel seasons, you’re looking at some big expenses.
Q: It’s my turn to host my family for the holidays. How can I entertain the crowd without spending a fortune?
How do you pay for your purchases? It may be instinct for you to pull out any piece of plastic without thinking, but your random card of choice might not be the safest way to pay. Let’s explore when and how to use your debit card.
'Tis the season to be jolly! And unfortunately, 'tis also the season for scammers to go after your hard-earned dollars. Keep your money safe by reading up on the most common scams taking place this time of year and practicing caution.
Shop with confidence this Black Friday and throughout the holiday season by downloading these convenient shopping apps.
Americans love eating out. According to the USDA's food expenditure data, millennials spend more than 44 percent of their food budget on this meal option. In addition, other data proves that Americans spend a lot more on restaurants and bars ($54.86 billion) than they do on their groceries ($52.5 billion).
A hacked or compromised computer can put you at risk for money loss, phishing scams or even complete identity theft.
Are you sick of your phone ringing five times a day only to pick up and find yet another robocaller on the other end?
Between new backpacks, textbooks, a long list of supplies and a fresh autumn wardrobe, most parents are looking at a bill of close to $700 for school-related expenses this season.
You know what they say: "If it's too good to be true, it probably is." And yet, dozens of people fall for scams that promise them the moon - and they don't realize they've been played until it's too late.
The importance of maintaining a good credit score is old news. As you likely know, the higher your score, the more attractive you will be to potential lenders, making larger loans and better interest rates more accessible.
Many people panic and run straight for the ties. Here are 20 ways you can celebrate your father this Father’s Day.
Q: I'm ready to tie the knot, but I don't know if I can afford to have a wedding! Between the flowers, gown and venue, it will cost thousands and thousands of dollars. How can I cut costs without compromising on my special day?
If you know what to look for, you can find great deals on all kinds of stuff during the first month of summer. Use this handy list to see what to grab and what to skip this June.
Millions of Americans dream of starting their own business. The risks are high, and many small businesses fail. Entrepreneurship isn’t for everyone. But the rewards are high, too. Before you quit your job, here are some questions to ask yourself.
Use these how-to videos to learn about text banking, our mobile app, online banking and more at South Carolina Federal Credit Union.
Identity theft can be expensive, stressful and extremely complicated to recover from. Here are seven ways to protect yourself and your most important data from identity thieves.
Some bills can’t be changed. Refinancing your vehicle loan can lead to a lower monthly payment, a shorter payment term or both!
If you’ve recently been rejected from a credit application of any kind, you may be looking at a poor credit score for any number of reasons. You might have been late with your credit card payments, have an outstanding judgment against you or have even been frauded or victimized by identity theft.
When that first delightful spring breeze starts blowing, you know it’s time to get your house in shape. But there’s more than just a neat house awaiting the end of all that hard work. With just a few steps, you can put some extra cash in your wallet.
April is National Credit Union Youth Month, and all month long we're sharing tips and tricks to get kids interested in saving.