Children are Victims of Identity Theft Too

We've discussed the issue of identity theft on our blog previously, but today we're looking at victims of identity theft that you may not realize are a threat, your children. In one of the largest reports on child ID theft, Carnegie Mellon's Cylab … [Read more...]

Say Hello to Chip-Based Credit Cards!

In her “What to Expect in 2015” blog post, our CEO, Abby Kiebach, eluded to upcoming changes in personal security in the credit union industry, including the introduction of chip-based credit cards.  Formally called EMV (Europay, MasterCard, Visa) car … [Read more...]

Anatomy of a Credit Card: What’s Up with the Magnetic Strip?

The first thing we look for when going out to eat, or entering a storefront: the Mastercard and Visa logos proudly displayed on the shop’s door or window.  Once you see these stickers adhered to the glass, you can breathe a sigh of relief knowing tha … [Read more...]

Mobile Deposit Services Add Convenience

As time passes, new technology continues to become available for financial institutions that helps both the institution and the members as well. One such advancement is Remote Deposit Capture, or RDC for short. RDC is the technology that allows for … [Read more...]

I Lost My Debit Card! Now What?

Every day it seems our lives are becoming more and more hectic, and sometimes it’s hard to keep track of everything. However, one thing that everyone constantly needs to keep track of is their purse or wallet where their money, driver’s license, cre … [Read more...]

Online Banking For Your Small Business: How To Protect Yourself

If you're a small business owner, you want to make sure you're protecting your company’s assets and funds. Whether you're the one doing the book work or have someone else doing your finances, you need to be using best practices when performing online … [Read more...]

Mobile Banking Is On The Rise

Over the past several years we've seen a huge growth in smartphone and tablet usage. From young kids to older adults, people are embracing new and emerging technology due to its extended capabilities and convenience in our lives. Smartphones and … [Read more...]

The Best Personal Finance Apps and Websites

Here at Lancaster Red Rose Credit Union, we care about our members and want each of you to understand the importance of having solid saving and spending plans in place, and better overall financial well-being. While we offer our members financial … [Read more...]

Protect Yourself By Avoiding Email and Telephone Scams

Each and every day our personal, and even business, email accounts are filled with spam emails. Whether it’s marketing, promotions, newsletters or even online pharmacy emails, they continue to clutter our inboxes and be a nuisance. These spam emails o … [Read more...]

10 Online Banking Best Practices – Part 2

In Part 1 of this blog series, I laid out the first 5 tips for better online banking best practices, which included installing anti-virus and anti-malware software, installing anti-exploit software, not saving your login information, avoiding public … [Read more...]

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