5 Common Fraud Schemes

UPDATE: In the past week, police have been investigating the use of credit card/ATM skimmers at a banking location in Lebanon County.  Several months ago our IT Manager, Matt Steffy provided information on common fraud schemes that cyber criminals … [Read more...]

The Countdown’s On: Tips on Saving Money for the Holidays

Can you believe we’re only 3 months from Christmas! The holiday season will be here before we know it. It’ll soon be time to deck the halls, trim the tree and shop for the friends and family on your holiday list. But does the thought of the holidays … [Read more...]

You Can Help to Stop the Data Breaches!

My favorite thing about being part of the credit union community is the way that credit unions band to together to create awareness of issues concerning our members. In the past, we've reached out to Congress to fight for credit unions to keep their … [Read more...]

Know Your Financial Current Events – Fall 2015

As we head into Labor Day weekend, in Lancaster County we are seeing the lowest gas prices in the county in over a decade. Great for those of you hitting the road for a final hurrah of summer, but it's also a sign of many financial current events … [Read more...]

The Problems with Prepaid Debit Cards

There's always a little bit of confusion surrounding prepaid debit cards.  They certainly aren't credit cards, they're more than gift cards, and they work a little bit differently than your bank's debit card. Very simply, once activated, prepaid … [Read more...]

How Americans Feel About Personal Finances | Infographic

Personal finances are exactly that...personal.  Some individuals feel pretty confident, like they have a good handle on how they're saving and spending their money. Others feel very unsure about their current and future financial picture. Now … [Read more...]

Beware! Hidden Costs Throwing Your Finances Off Track

With online banking portals, mobile deposit options, and improved fraud protection, it’s easier than ever to manage your finances. However, there are still hidden costs that can throw your finances off track. Watch out for these sneaky financial … [Read more...]

Your Money Goes Further With Overseas Travel in 2015

At times it may feel like Lancaster, PA is about as far away as you can get from a quaint French bistro, a lively Italian piazza or the pristine mountains of Switzerland. But the fact is, overseas travel may be a little closer than you think this … [Read more...]

Top 4 Financial Topics I’ve Been Discussing

Throughout the year I've been participating in a Lunch & Learn series for the employees of Lancaster City. Each month we meet to discuss the top financial topics that are on their minds. The small group setting makes it easy for me to share … [Read more...]

Renter’s insurance 101: What You Need to Know

You’ve finally moved into your new apartment! You’ve set up the cable and wi-fi, organized your new closet and hung the last picture on the wall…you can finally relax and enjoy your new space, right? Not just yet. There’s one more thing you should do … [Read more...]

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