Scammers pay close attention to news headlines and frequently leap into action quickly to try to capitalize off those headlines. The recent announcement from the White House about a new program to forgive some student loan debt brought scammers out – quite literally within hours.
Home improvements can increase your home’s value and make your living space more comfortable for your family too. But not all projects are created equal. Navigator Credit Union has a breakdown of projects that can help you get more out of your investment when it comes time to sell.
Summer vacation is still in full swing but it’s never too early to plan for the new school year. From crayons and notebooks to clothes and computers, back-to-school shopping is one of the most expensive times of year for families. Navigator Credit Union has some ways you can save.
Medicare fraud continues to ravage the program to the tune of billions of dollars a year. This means higher costs for beneficiaries, and also the potential of having their confidential health information compromised.
Get ready for lazy days and fun getaways! Summer is here. Unfortunately, our summer spending can leave wallets empty come fall. Navigator Credit Union has some smart ways you can cool down common summer expenses.
May is national Military Appreciation Month. And AARP recently launched the AARP Veterans Fraud Center, a new online education and resource center to help protect veterans, service members and their families against fraud. These crimes that target veterans and their families at an ever-increasing rate.
The rise in home prices and mortgage rates along with the low housing supply has pushed the American dream out of reach for a growing number of people. To help you navigate home buying, Navigator Credit Union has tips to increase your buying power in today’s competitive market.
EZ insurance makes getting insurance easy. They shop over 15 different insurance companies to get you the very best prices. Family owned and operated. They insure autos, homes, RV’s, motor cycles, boats and commercial policies.
It’s Spring Break season and getting away, by yourself or with the family, does not have to cost a fortune. Navigator Credit Union has some tips and tricks to help you relax, unwind and recharge on a budget.
The car industry continues to deal with a significant shortage in key auto parts and a lack of new cars as a result of the pandemic. The lower inventory is causing a spike in the average car prices for both new and used cars. Now could be a good time to cash in on rising car values by refinancing your auto loan. Navigator Credit Union offers some things to consider when deciding if an auto loan refinance is right for you.
Romance scams have soared during the pandemic. With people spending more time alone and isolated, Americans of all ages are vulnerable to these scams through dating sites and social media. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) received some 56,000 complaints about romance scams in 2021, more than triple the 2017 total, and reported monetary losses from such cons jumped six-fold over the same period, to $547 million.
The average person racked up more than $1,200 in holiday debt this past year. So it’s no surprise many are struggling to pay it off. At least some will still be paying off that bill by the time this year’s holiday shopping season rolls around. Navigator Credit Union wants to help individuals achieve financial success, and for a lot of people that means finding affordable ways to dig out of credit card debt.
Did you resolve to save money this year? If so, you’re not alone. Saving money is one of the most popular New Year’s financial resolutions. Navigator Credit Union has five things you can do to help meet your goals.