Who doesn’t love online shopping? It’s convenient and eliminates the hassle of standing in line and navigating through a crowded store. The amount of consumers who shop online is steadily increasing. Due to this increase, online shoppers are prime targets for fraudsters looking to steal financial information. Here’s how you can prevent them from stealing your information online and some safe practices to adopt.
Sure, we’ve enjoyed our 70 degree November weather, but it’s time to finally face reality—winter is coming. Snow flurries, slick roads and below average wind chills may keep you inside, so make sure you’re prepared by taking these steps to winterize your home.
Each year, over 25% of Americans make New Year’s resolutions to spend less and save more money. Unsurprisingly, following through on these resolutions is harder than it seems. But, with proper planning and the right financial tools, it’s possible to accomplish this.
When the leaves begin to change and the temperatures drop, so do the prices of some big ticket items that you may be in the market for. From wedding dresses to home appliances, fall is a great time to make major purchases, while saving money. Check out our list of the top things to buy in the fall.
In 1935, at the home of Arthur and May Jenkins, a few neighbors put five dollars into a bowl that anyone could borrow during their time of need. This bowl and its contents created the foundation for Community Choice Credit Union.
The holiday shopping season is here! Crowded shopping centers, long lines and Black Friday deals are coming and as you prepare for shopping season, we’re here to help. Yes, we have You Name It Loans for all of your major ticket items and tips on making the shopping season less stressful—and now we’re making things even easier with our 2016 gift guide.
Of course, we think credit unions are the best financial institutions in the world and we've got our reasons. Here's why you should join a credit union.
Every year, Community Choice team members come together for a weekend of service. That weekend, Give Big Weekend, is dedicated to serving our communities. We participate in walks, rehab shelters and many more activities that benefit various community organizations. With Give Big Weekend, our main goal is to make a difference in our communities, which is what we strive to do daily. Check out the impact we made this year.
Recently, various media outlets have reported on ATMs located within 7-Eleven’s around the Metro-Detroit area that have been compromised by hackers through skimming. In the last 90 days, you used one of these ATMs.
Read more here and protect your card from skimming by following these tips.
With so many financial insitutions to choose from, have you ever wondered: which financial insitution is the best for me? It's a valid question to ask and we believe the answer is simple: a credit union. With a credit union there are no account maintenance fees, lower rates and, best of all, we're community based and member focused. Need more convincing? Check out these facts that detail the differences between banks and credit unions.