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Protecting Your Identity:  4 Ways Credit Card Information is Stolen

Protecting Your Identity: 4 Ways Credit Card Information is Stolen

Posted on December 06, 2017  |   0 Comment
How do the thieves who want your credit information get it? And how do you stop it from happening?
How to Make Charitable Giving Count on Your Taxes

How to Make Charitable Giving Count on Your Taxes

Posted on November 21, 2017  |   0 Comment
Maximize your charitable donations this year and learn how giving back can benefit your tax deductions.
8 Simple Steps to Making a Financial Planning Checklist

8 Simple Steps to Making a Financial Planning Checklist

Posted on November 14, 2017  |   0 Comment
Create your financial planning checklist with our free, downloadable budget and finance worksheets.
5 Things to Remember When House Hunting During the Holidays

5 Things to Remember When House Hunting During the Holidays

Posted on November 07, 2017  |   0 Comment
House-hunting during the holidays can provide many benefits: from decreased competition to having less pressure to make an instant purchase. Keep these five tips in mind when choosing to look for your next home.
7 Ways to Save for Retirement in Your 20’s

7 Ways to Save for Retirement in Your 20’s

Posted on November 02, 2017  |   0 Comment
Learn how to start saving for retirement in your 20's with these 7 tips from American Eagle Credit Union.
Community Contributor Mortgage:  Serving Those Who Serve Us

Community Contributor Mortgage: Serving Those Who Serve Us

Posted on October 31, 2017  |   0 Comment
We know you work hard to educate us and keep us safe. As a special thank you to those who serve our communities, American Eagle Credit Union offers a special Community Contributor Mortgage available to a wide range of public sector jobs.
5 Ways to Strategically Use Your Credit Card for Everyday Purchases

5 Ways to Strategically Use Your Credit Card for Everyday Purchases

Posted on October 26, 2017  |   0 Comment
Learn how to strategically include your credit card with everyday purchases.
4 Tips for Buying Holiday Gifts Without Overspending

4 Tips for Buying Holiday Gifts Without Overspending

Posted on October 24, 2017  |   0 Comment
If there’s a spirit closely aligned with the "holiday spirit", it’s the "spirit of extravagant spending". Here are a few tips on how to celebrate the holidays without going over budget.
Introducing Your HomeAdvantage

Introducing Your HomeAdvantage

Posted on October 19, 2017  |   0 Comment
Buying a new home or selling your existing one could be one of the largest, most stressful financial transactions you may ever make. HomeAdvantage® makes it easy — by offering the tools and resources you need to do it all, from start to finish!
It’s Time to Become a Credit Union Member

It’s Time to Become a Credit Union Member

Posted on October 12, 2017  |   0 Comment
Is it time to join a credit union? Here are some benefits for becoming a member today.
The 4 Biggest Credit Union Myths

The 4 Biggest Credit Union Myths

Posted on October 10, 2017  |   0 Comment
International Credit Union Day celebrates the spirit of the global credit union movement. With this day right around the corner, we’d like to clear up the four biggest myths about credit unions.
9 Credit Card Definitions to Know

9 Credit Card Definitions to Know

Posted on October 05, 2017  |   0 Comment
Credit cards are a great financial tool for anyone who needs to begin the journey of building credit for future opportunities Start by getting familiar with credit card definitions and what they mean for every card holder.
6 Steps That Will Make You a Smart Savings Guru

6 Steps That Will Make You a Smart Savings Guru

Posted on October 03, 2017  |   0 Comment
Creating a savings goal can be simple with these 6 steps.
Tips to Protecting your Identity

Tips to Protecting your Identity

Posted on September 19, 2017  |   0 Comment
Your account information should be protected with the highest level of security. As your financial partner, we encourage you to be vigilant about protecting your personal information as well. Simple steps include:
5 Steps to Rebuilding After a Financial Crisis

5 Steps to Rebuilding After a Financial Crisis

Posted on September 14, 2017  |   0 Comment
Sometimes life takes a detour and individuals will find their financial journey taking a setback from goals originally planned. Whether the challenge is created through job loss, an unexpected medical emergency, or uninsured loss, it’s important to know how to rebuild.