How Credit Union Mortgage Lending Differs From Bank Loans

In 2014 credit unions across the country celebrated a huge milestone- we broke the 100 million member mark nation-wide. While some people may still view credit unions as offering very basic savings and checking options, in reality, our members are … [Read more...]

Creating a Family Budget is Necessary in Today’s Economy

There are several milestones in your life when it may be necessary to evaluate your personal finances and create a family budget. Expecting a new baby, making a big career change, or taking that big step to reduce debt are just a few life events that … [Read more...]

The Quick and Dirty Guide to Finance Planning and Investment

Finance planning is crucial. Whether you have little money or tons of money to your name, it’s all the same. Everyone has financial goals therefore everyone needs a financial plan. For some, financial goals may be to donate to a charity every year, … [Read more...]

5 Identity Theft Protection Tips For Keeping Your Money Safer

Here at Lancaster Red Rose Credit Union, we strive to make and keep our members happy. However, not everything we help with will have an ‘easy fix,’ and one of those cases is identity theft. Identity theft is a huge issue and continues to grow every … [Read more...]

How to Find the Right Local Financial Advisor

Financial planning and management is no walk in the park. Whether it is due to lack of time and resources or a complicated situation, consider hiring a local financial advisor. As your preferred Lancaster, Pa. credit union, we’re proud to partner … [Read more...]

Direct Deposit – Why It Never Comes on the Weekends or Holidays

Have you ever wondered why in this day and age where everything is done electronically, you never receive your pay on the weekend, even if it is a direct deposit? Or it’s the middle of the week, you know that your local financial institution is open … [Read more...]

Three Reasons To Invest In Life Insurance

Thinking about premature death is something that many people may label as morbid and as a topic that they would rather not think about, let alone discuss. But as your preferred Lancaster, Pa. credit union, it’s our duty to prepare you for the … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Reduce Your Mortgage Loan Costs

You did it! You finally own your own home. But you’re realizing, after hidden costs and fees, and life hitting you with every financial curve ball imaginable, that it’s harder than you think to keep up with payments while building equity. Maybe it’s … [Read more...]

Save On College Textbooks – INFOGRAPHIC

If you’re heading to college in the fall, then you most likely are trying to scrounge up every penny you can find in order to pay for the many costs. From dorm room supplies to the biggest monster of all (tuition) you’re probably freaking out about … [Read more...]

Six Tips to Help Your Back-to-School Shopping Spree

It’s the weekend and you’re watching a movie marathon on your favorite channel, when suddenly a back-to-school commercial hits your screen. Almost immediately your relaxing weekend has flipped upside down and you’re now panicking about one of the … [Read more...]