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Spring Cleaning Your Finances
[ 0 ] May 28, 2020 |

Spring Cleaning Your Finances

  Spring has finally sprung, and with this additional time at home, there is no better time than the present to do some cleaning – of your finances! Throughout the year, it can be easy to become distracted and allow your financial plan to veer off in an unanticipated direction. If you are ready to have your finances sparkle, follow these quick steps […]

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Understanding Bill Payment
[ 0 ] May 27, 2020 |

Understanding Bill Payment

Bill Pay may be great for paying your bills all in one place, but we know it can be a bit confusing to new users. What is Bill Pay? Online Bill Pay is a great service for you to pay bills without writing checks or paying over the phone. Set up automatic recurring payments for […]

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Update: Upcoming FICO Changes
[ 0 ] May 4, 2020 |

Update: Upcoming FICO Changes

Consumers struggling with their finances may need extra help when new scoring models are implemented. FICO adjusts its credit score modeling every few years to adapt to consumer behavior. This summer, FICO 10 and 10 T will roll out. What does the T stand for? “T” is for Trend. These modeling changes will reflect new […]

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Coronavirus Scams to Avoid
[ 0 ] April 17, 2020 |

Coronavirus Scams to Avoid

Here are some scams that have been circulating lately. Click on an image to read more:   1. Beware of bogus products and investments As scammers prey on Coronavirus fears, there’s been an uptick in the sale of bogus products like masks, immune system boosters, and sanitizers. If you can’t find hand sanitizer locally, it’s […]

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IAACU COVID-19 Update
[ 0 ] April 16, 2020 |

IAACU COVID-19 Update

IAACU QUICK FACTS Data as of 03.31.20 HQ: Bloomington, IL ASSETS: $284.8  Million MEMBERS: 16,921 12-MO SHARE GROWTH: 7.34% 12-MO LOAN GROWTH: 8.88% News about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) is changing at a rapid pace, and we would like to let our members know that we are all in this together! We as a Credit Union are […]

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Coronavirus Tax Relief
[ 0 ] April 13, 2020 |

Coronavirus Tax Relief

On March 20, 2020, the US Department of the Treasury released Notice 2020-181, providing additional tax relief to taxpayers affected by COVID-19. Notice 2020-18 (March 20, 2020) supersedes Notice 2020-17 (March 18, 2020); IRS Releases Filing and Payment Deadlines Questions and Answers (March 24, 2020). On March 20, 2020 The United States Department of the […]

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Coronavirus: How Long can it Live on Surfaces?
[ 0 ] April 5, 2020 |

Coronavirus: How Long can it Live on Surfaces?

It seems as though everyone has different ideas of how COVID-19 can spread. The best way to prevent it from spreading is to sanitize surfaces and wash your hands consistently! Here’s a bit of info on how long the virus can stay on surfaces from WebMD. Stay informed, stay vigilant, and stay healthy!

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What Is Financial Aid for College?
[ 0 ] March 31, 2020 |

What Is Financial Aid for College?

Today’s skyrocketing college tuition prices mean most families can’t afford the whole bill on their own. Financial aid can help fill in the gaps. Here we explain everything you need to know about it, including: What is Financial Aid? Types of Financial Aid Which Form of Financial Aid is Best? How to Qualify for Financial Aid […]

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