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Ask the Experts
Credit

Ask the Experts: Consumer Lending

By: Holly Benedetto08.05.21
In this series, we take a look at the inner workings of the Credit Union and meet some of the champions who help our members in every facet of their financial lives. This month, we met up with expert Bryan Eichenbaum, an expert on all things lending at American Heritage.
Blog Zero in on Reducing Debt
Credit

Zero in on Reducing Debt with This Type of Credit Card

By: Holly Benedetto07.22.21
Credit cards are one of the most versatile tools you can carry in your wallet. From getting extra rewards when swiping at gas stations or grocery stores to building your credit score, these pieces of plastic can impact your financial health. With so many options available, how do you choose?
Blog 6 Questions to Ask Before Getting a Loan or CC
Advice
Credit

6 Questions to Ask Before Getting a Loan or Credit Card

By: American Heritage06.24.21
The right loan or credit card can give you more financial freedom and open up exciting opportunities – from traveling the world to buying your first car or home. But borrowing money is a big responsibility, and it’s not a decision you should make lightly. Failing to use credit responsibly can damage your credit or lead to serious financial problems.
Blog Guarding Against Debit Credit Card Fraud
Credit
Security

Guarding Against Debit & Credit Card Fraud

By: American Heritage06.03.21
It’s no surprise the credit and debit cards are so popular. They’re simple, easy to use, and accepted almost everywhere. But this popularity has also made them a common target for thieves and fraudsters. In 2019 alone, more than 270,000 people fell victim to credit card fraud. The consequences can be serious, from financial loss to damage to your credit (not to mention the stress).
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Credit
Advice
Savings & Budgeting

How to Escape 8 Financial Terrors

By: American Heritage10.29.20
When it comes to managing finances, too many of us make terrifying mistakes that can cost us money, hurt our credit and impact our financial future. In order to survive, we offer this brief list of financial terrors. Avoid them, and you may get out alive.

 

 

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