Ten Reasons Shredding is Important

Whether it's your clients' or your own sensitive information, keeping confidential information secure is essential. Holding on to documents you no longer need which aren’t kept in a secure area can pose a threat to your identity and can cause a data breach. Ready to do some spring cleaning?

Preparing Your Kids to Manage Money in College

The season is upon us when we're getting graduation announcements and invitations.That also means that a lot of these kids will be preparing to go to college. There are a lot of financial pressures for a kid who's new to the college environment — pressure to dress a certain way, have the coolest new gadgets, hanging out with new friends — all of this can amount to a financial burden that many college kids can't bear. As parents, there are things you can do to help your college-bound offspring to manage their money effectively.

Card Skimming: How to spot it and protect yourself

While Signal Financial FCU takes fraud seriously and work daily to prevent it, members must also play an active role in preventing fraud. See the information and tips below to learn how to guard your accounts from skimming, one of the most common types of fraud. This type of card fraud jumped 546% from 2014 to 2015, according to FICO.

The Three Ingredients of Financial Success

You can find, on nearly every financial website, suggestions on how to develop and maintain good financial organization and discipline.

Home Repairs: To DIY . . . Or NOT to DIY

People are always looking to save money any way they can, especially on home repairs. But is going the do-it-yourself route instead of paying a professional for home maintenance and repair projects always the best bet?