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Even though possessing an SDFCU card with chip technology will decrease credit card fraud at brick and mortar stores. It will not prevent all types of card fraud. It’s no secret there are people out there who want to rip you off. Some of them are putting devices on …

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Saving can be seriously sweet, but you should know there’s more than one way to save. Saving money can seem less rewarding than, say, seeing every new Will Ferrell movie on opening night, but consider this: What if your buddy has a clever business idea and needs investors …

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So let’s say you don’t have any credit history, or maybe your credit is in a little troubled. Don’t worry, our Savings Secured VISA Platinum Card might just bail you out. A secured credit card is created to help you establish or rebuild your credit. When applying …

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So you may have heard about Apple Pay. You can pay for things with your phone. The researchers who study new ways to pay seem to think this is the innovation that could actually change how people buy stuff. See, beginning with the iPhone 6, iPhones will have a little …

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If you think having high credit limits on your credit cards, means you must have a good credit score, think again.  Here’s how to use your available credit to increase your credit score. Think of your available credit as a big empty swimming pool. The amount of that credit …

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You probably have dozens of online accounts, and you want them all to be safe. But how many passwords do you have? Are you just using the same password for every site you go to? If so, you might be asking for trouble. If one password’s stolen, then they …

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If you don’t already keep your phone on silent or “do not disturb,” you might want to start. We say that because a small section in the recently-approved federal budget bill gives debt collectors the right to robocall cellphones. As NBC News reports, the amendment allowed “The use …

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There’s nothing like hitting the open road in search of adventure on a holiday weekend. Whether you have a specific destination in mind or are willing to stay flexible and see where your travels take you, road tripping can be a fun, affordable way to get off the …

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With the holidays just four months away, many of you are already getting the jump on the shopping season. Unfortunately, scammers are in the holiday spirit too, but with the intention of taking your money. When it comes to using retail in scams, there are many and most of them …

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FICO credit scores can go up to 850, but seeing that number is rare. What does this mean? You should aim to grow your credit score even higher. We know you can do it. When it comes to credit scores, there’s almost always room for improvement. If you’ve …

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