3 automatic payments you should set up today

3 automatic payments you should set up today
Even when you know good and well you should be saving money regularly, pulling that chunk of cash out of your checking account every month stings. It’s so much easier when it happens automatically—out of sight, out of mind. You never miss the cash because you never see it come and you never see it go. Magic!

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Press Release: The House That PenFed Helped Build Gets an Owner

Alexandria, Va., November 20, 2014—When Pentagon Federal Credit Union (PenFed) partnered for the second time with Habitat for Humanity of Washington, DC in July of this year, the home site at Northeast Washington, DC’s 56th Place didn’t look like much. “It was a simple construction site with only a few wooden frames up,” said PenFed President and CEO James Schenck. “Now, there’s a young Sailor who, at last month’s ribbon cutting ceremony, turned the key, and took ownership of a modern, energy efficient home that PenFed played a role in building.” Read more ›

Posted in: 2014, Press Releases

Announcement: Richmond’s Prudential Slater James River REALTORS® Acquired by PenFed Realty, LLC

Two leading firms join to bring Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices brand to greater Richmond Metro area.

Richmond, Va., November 20, 2014—PenFed Realty, LLC (PFR) today announced the news of its most recent acquisition of leading Richmond area real estate brokerage, Prudential Slater James River REALTORS® (PSJR). Operations under PSJR’s new branding, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty, will begin Feb. 1, 2015. Read more ›

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Your FICO Score Explained

Your FICO Score Explained

Whether you’re buying a home, getting a car loan, or looking for a new credit card, your FICO Score — or, more generally, your credit score — is key to getting approved for credit. But just what does this term mean, how can you find out what yours is, and what can you do to improve it? Contrary to popular belief, your FICO score isn’t complicated. We’ll break down this financial terminology for you so you can gain better control of your finances.

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Press Release: New York Giants Running Back Rashad Jennings Carries the Ball for PenFed

Alexandria, Va., November 14, 2014—New York Giants running back, Rashad Jennings, recently helped Pentagon Federal Credit Union’s (PenFed) Visa Promise Card promotion gain some yardage at New York City’s Veterans Day Parade. The Giants’ rusher donned a PenFed ball cap and shirt and posed with fans on Veterans Day for a promotion of the PenFed Promise Card Challenge Sweepstakes at the parade. Read more ›

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