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Risk checklist: Holiday scam prevention for financial institutions and consumers

Risk checklist: Holiday scam prevention for financial institutions and consumers

Review two checklists produced by industry experts that provide actionable steps for addressing heightened online, mobile, and in-person fraud activity that occurs during the purchase-heavy holiday season: Checklist #1: Financial Institution Holiday Scam Prevention with [...]

Financial education part of university’s curriculum

Financial education part of university’s curriculum

Understanding student-athletes have unique needs when it comes to financial  education, one university is partnering with a local credit union to make financial education part of the school’s curriculum. As CUToday.info reported earlier, $[...]

Estate planning: A final gift to your family

Estate planning: A final gift to your family

Thinking and conversing about your own death can be difficult to do, but working through the process is just as important as planning for life’s other milestones — going to college, building a family and [...]

Skip-a-pay for the holidays

Skip-a-pay for the holidays

The holidays are upon us and seasonal retail sales are expected to be strong. A recent forecast from the National Retail Federation predicts growth of 3.8 to 4.2 percent over 2018 holiday retail [...]

A quick look at SEO

A quick look at SEO

You’ve used Google and seen it return thousands of hits. There are endless pages of content based on what you typed into the search bar. Think of the first page. Think about the first [...]