Category: Managing Your Money


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How to pick the right checking account for you

With all the options out there for checking accounts, it can be tough to decide where to put your money! Many different factors could influence your choice, including how convenient the branch locations are, who your family banks with, who is currently offering a special, and much more. Before making a decision, however, do yourself a favor and take time to make a serious comparison of the details of each account. Each financial institution’s checking account will have different benefits and requirements.

Learn more about what to look for when deciding where to open your checking account.



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At Scott Credit Union, we are focused on providing you with the best value and most convenient experience when it comes to your finances. Read More



What to do about the Equifax Data Breach

Equifax had a data breach—Here’s how you can protect your financial info

Equifax, one of the major credit reporting agencies, announced recently that it encountered a cyber security incident. Equifax announced that about 143 million consumers potentially had their personally identifiable information compromised. Read More


News Flash: Teens and Parents Disagree on Auto Ownership

Breaking News: Parents and Teens Disagree on Auto Ownership

Here’s a finding that will surprise nobody: 76% of teens say they’re ready for a car, while 85% of parents disagree. Read More



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Ever wonder how much money you could save by switching to Scott Credit Union?

As not-for-profit cooperatives, credit unions are structured to bring as much value to members as possible. Here at Scott Credit Union, we charge less for loans, pay more on savings, and keep our fees as low as possible. Read More