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Providing valuable content and financial tips to help empower our members to improve their lives.

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Identity & Fraud Protection | Home & School | Personal Finance | Life

Why Should I Go to Paperless Statements?

By: America's Credit Union
August 13th, 2018

If you’ve thought about switching your monthly or quarterly paper statements to a paperless or electronic version, check out these reasons to do it.

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Home & School | Seasonal | Life

Last Minute Summer Vacation Ideas Around Texas

By: America's Credit Union
July 17th, 2018

When summer begins, it seems like it stretches out endlessly in front of you -- but once you're in the middle of July or heading into August, you might realize that time is getting away from you. If you haven't done anything fun with family or friends this summer, this is the ideal time to plan for last minute summer travel around Texas.

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Fun Family-Friendly Ideas for Dallas Summer Activities

By: America's Credit Union
July 15th, 2018

As a busy parent in the Dallas area, you might be scrambling for Dallas summer activities to keep the kids entertained. One of the best things about living in the Dallas area is that summer fun doesn't have to be restricted to the kids. There are plenty of fun summer activities that will appeal to the entire family. Read on to find out some super fun summer activity ideas in and around Dallas.

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Home & School | Car Buying | Personal Finance | Life | Credit Cards

Real World 101 - Money Tips for New Grads

By: America's Credit Union
July 13th, 2018

Congratulations -- you’ve graduated and are ready to go into the real world. Though you have your diploma, there’s still more to learn about the basics of financial management.

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Forget Malls, Let's Shop at "Multifaceted Consumer Engagement Spaces"

By: America's Credit Union
July 6th, 2018

Brick and mortar retail is alive and well – yet it’s undergoing an era of change. Where will we shop in the future?

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Debit Card Fraud is on the Rise

By: America's Credit Union
June 29th, 2018

There was a 10 percent increase in the number of payment cards compromised at U.S. ATMs and merchants in 2017, Silicon Valley analytic software firm FICO reports.

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Personal Finance | Life

7 Quick Tips About How to Make a Budget For Your Family

By: America's Credit Union
June 26th, 2018

Knowing how to make a budget is the important first step to financial freedom. That means retiring comfortably, spending time with your family, and traveling like you always wanted. Budgets, however, aren’t something you can set and forget about. In order to make one work for you and your family, you must always review and tweak it.

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Home & School | Life

The Pros and Cons of Working from Home

By: America's Credit Union
June 22nd, 2018

Job seekers are enticed by work from home options but are aware of the pitfalls, suggests new research from global staffing firm Robert Half.

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Home & Mortgage Tips | Life

Home Equity Loan Rates - What You Absolutely MUST Know

By: America's Credit Union
June 15th, 2018

Just like restaurants, some lenders are better than others -- better customer service, better appetizers, better prices. At America's Credit Union, we pride ourselves on our friendly and experienced loan experts and on the solid value you'll find in all of our loans, home equity included. 

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Home & School | Personal Finance | Home & Mortgage Tips

Looking for Current Home Equity Loan Rates? We’ve Got Them!

By: America's Credit Union
June 13th, 2018

If you have equity in your home and need extra cash for home repairs, education costs or to consolidate high-interest debt, then a home equity loan might be a good option for you. Before signing the dotted line, however, you should be sure you are receiving agreeable loan terms from a trustworthy mortgage lender; a home equity loan is a significant debt, often set up to be paid back over a lengthy repayment term. With this type of loan, securing fair and current home equity loan rates is essential to safeguarding your healthy financial future. 

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Membership in America’s Credit Union is open to anyone who lives or works in Dallas, Rockwall or Collin Counties, Texas, and their family members. Employees of select employers may also be eligible. See our Membership page for details.