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The holiday season is a special time. With Charlie Brown on television and carols on the radio and an ever-growing list of people to shop for, it’s easy to get carried away.  The pressure to over-shop and overspend when you’re rushing to buy everything on your …

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Every year has a new “it” toy. There’s always something so awesome, it just has to get under the tree. These toys are flying off the shelves faster than retailers can stock them, setting up an incredibly inflated secondhand market. People are willing to pay two or three times …

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If you’re like most people, you probably don’t check your credit score unless you’re getting ready to apply for a credit card or loan. There are even people who never check their credit score at all. As your financial partner, State Department Federal Credit Union (SDFCU) wants …

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If you keep up with financial news at all, you know your credit score is one of the most important and widely circulated bits of information about you. It determines the outcome of many of your adult life decisions. The kind of car and house you can afford, the rates …

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Have you ever gone to check out at a store and taken out the plastic to pay, only to find out that the transaction won’t go through? If you have, you know that it can be a frustrating and an embarrassing situation. Luckily the technology exists to help you …

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Online Banking Online Banking gives you access to your account at your convenience from any location. Access your State Department Federal Credit Union (SDFCU) accounts from your desktop, laptop or mobile device. In Online Banking, you can: check your account balances, transfer funds, view your account statements, pay your loan …

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We are excited to announce that we will be upgrading FinanceWorks to Money Management.  This upgraded Personal Financial Management (PFM) tool goes well beyond historical PFM offerings, leveraging your transactional data to drive a more personalized experience at the same time giving you the tools to improve, manage, and achieve …

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In 1924, Roy Bergengren, one of the architects of the credit union movement, reflected on what a credit union can do for people. “The credit union is, in fact, a bridge,” Bergengren wrote in the inaugural issue of “The Bridge,” the official newsletter of the American credit union movement, which …

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You now have the ability to skip a payment on your eligible loan (vehicle or personal loan) through Online Banking and the Mobile App! To be eligible for the Skip a Pay Program: You must be registered in Online or Mobile Banking. All of your accounts must be in good …

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