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Hanscom FCU Welcomes Our Heroes Home

Posted by Diana Burrell on Jul 20, 2018 9:13:30 AM

Employees at Hanscom FCU's main office on Hanscom Air Force Base organized a cheering squad along Eglin Street this week to welcome home military and civilian service members, who, along with their families, were honored with a parade. In all, nearly 50 service members have returned to base within the last year after being deployed to other locations around the world, putting their lives on the line to serve our country.

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Topics: Hanscom FCU Community, Hanscom FCU, Community

Why You Should Pay in Local Currency When Traveling Abroad

Posted by Diana Burrell on Jul 18, 2018 12:25:00 PM

When I mentioned to a co-worker that I was vacationing in Europe this summer, this intrepid traveler shared an excellent money-saving tip with me:

When you're using your credit card to pay for a purchase in a foreign country, make sure you're charged in local currency, not your home currency.

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Topics: Credit Card, Saving Money, Travel

Hanscom FCU Raises Over $12,000 for Relay for Life

Posted by Diana Burrell on Jul 17, 2018 11:33:00 AM

On a glorious spring evening last month, Hanscom Federal Credit Union participated in the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life in Burlington, MA, raising a grand total of $12,860 through a variety of channels, the most ever raised by Hanscom FCU’s “4 A Cure” 17-member team. ("4 A Cure" was also the top fundraiser in this year's event. Go team!) Throughout the year, the team surpassed its own financial goal of raising $5,000 by hosting fundraisers and collecting pledges from friends, family, and co-workers.

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Topics: Hanscom FCU Community, Hanscom FCU, Community, Relay for Life

5 Ways an Online Money Manager Makes Life Easier

Posted by Diana Burrell on Jul 16, 2018 10:38:00 AM

You're busy. You have big plans for the future, places to go, friends to meet. Does it really make sense to spend time bouncing from one website to another to check out your car loan, another to pay your mortgage, and yet another to look at your checking account balance? That’s so 2008!

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Topics: Money Management, Online Banking, Mobile Banking

We Have Answers to Your Money Management Questions

Posted by Hanscom Federal Credit Union on Jul 15, 2018 10:54:00 AM

We created a financial education suite with you in mind. It gives you tools to manage your money wisely. Find our popular MoneyWisdom blog, downloadable how-to guides, and 24/7 access to financial counselors – all available to you in the privacy of your own home and at no cost.

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Topics: Money Management, Financial Wellness, How-to Guides

Save the Date! Member Appreciation Day is in September!

Posted by MoneyWisdom Newsletter on Jul 15, 2018 10:25:00 AM

Member Appreciation Day takes place on Friday, September 7

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Topics: Hanscom FCU, 65 Years of Service, Save the Date

Happy Anniversary, Hanscom Federal Credit Union!

Posted by MoneyWisdom Newsletter on Jul 14, 2018 10:46:46 AM

This year Hanscom Federal Credit Union celebrates 65 years of service to its members! Hanscom FCU was chartered in 1953 when eight members were granted authority to form a credit union. The organization was opened on Hanscom AFB two years later. Today, we serve over 82,000 members through our 21 branches and online banking website.

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Topics: Hanscom FCU, 65 Years of Service, Anniversary

Credit Union Membership Pays with Sprint®

Posted by MoneyWisdom Newsletter on Jul 14, 2018 10:22:36 AM

 

Hanscom FCU members can tap into the Sprint Unlimited Plan and receive these cash awards!

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Topics: Credit Union, Hanscom FCU, Sprint, Credit Union Rewards

Beware the Amazon Prime Day Scam

Posted by Diana Burrell on Jul 13, 2018 2:10:47 PM

Amazon Prime Day starts on July 16, where you can take advantage of deals galore on their website. Unfortunately, it's prime week for phishers, who are already hard at work emailing scams galore to take advantage of you. Here's how these bottom-feeders are operating this year and how you can protect yourself from their nefarious schemes.

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Topics: scams

Hanscom FCU Congratulates Our First "Heroes Among Us" Honoree of 2018

Posted by Diana Burrell on Jul 13, 2018 12:35:50 PM

Another season of baseball is upon us and you know what that means here at Hanscom FCU: more "Heroes Among Us" honorees, and boy, do we have some great heroes for 2018!

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Topics: Hanscom FCU Community, Community, Hero

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