Tag: travel

Traveling Soon? Read This!

[ 0 ] March 25, 2018 |
Traveling Soon?  Read This!

While on vacation has your debit or credit card been blocked or have you received a phone call stating your card has been blocked? This call is usually from the IAA Credit Union Plastics Department or VISA’s fraud department. To avoid receiving these calls all you have to do is go to our website or make a call […]

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Before You Pack Your Bags…

[ 0 ] March 19, 2018 |
Before You Pack Your Bags…

My son is traveling to Jamaica for Spring Break this year and you may be surprised  at the first words of advice I gave him: call your financial institution and let them know your plans! By calling the IAA Credit Union and informing them of your travel plans, we can mark your accounts accordingly. Typically […]

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Spring Break Fraud

[ 0 ] March 18, 2015 |
Spring Break Fraud

Spring Break Hotspots for Fraud, ID Theft When you’re having a blast on a spring break trip, the threat of identity theft or fraud is probably not the first thing on your mind. But when you’re in an unfamiliar place, and especially if you’re not paying close attention to your surroundings, you may put yourself […]

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About Our Art…by Carol Boerckel

[ 0 ] March 4, 2014 |
About Our Art…by Carol Boerckel

At the heart of my work is a desire to explore truth, beauty, and goodness. My concepts originate from playful use of transparent colors worked wet on wet with bold color on big paper. During the past several years, my art has reflected many of the places I have lived or visited—Alaska, Israel, Bolivia, Jamaica, […]

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Don’t Let Authorization Holds “Hold” You Up

[ 0 ] January 27, 2014 |
Don’t Let Authorization Holds “Hold” You Up

Written by Alice Holbrook, NerdWallet Declined. Those seven letters are enough to make any shopper using plastic break out in a cold sweat. A rejected transaction often indicates insufficient funds, but it also can be the result of an authorization hold. An authorization hold – also known as a block or preauthorization – occurs when […]

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Vacation’s Are All I Ever Needed!

[ 0 ] April 27, 2011 |
Vacation’s Are All I Ever Needed!

Ah, vacation! Those cherished days each year when I don’t have to worry about setting the alarm clock, the coffee pot, or the timer.  When my days revolve around relaxation and doing what sounds fun instead of deadlines, schedules, and bed times. How many times have we thought to ourselves “I could really use a vacation […]

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