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Teach your child how to start saving money

Teach your child how to start saving money

Anyone who’s ever tried to exercise regularly, or quit buying Starbucks every single morning, or drink eight glasses of water a day knows that building a new habit is a tough but invaluable skill. One habit you’ll want to instill

Posted in: Personal Finance, Saving Money

Do I have to get the mortgage my real estate agent suggests?

Do I have to get the mortgage my real estate agent suggests?

If you are shopping for a new home, you’re probably working with a real estate agent to help find the perfect home for your family. And, trying to be helpful, that real estate agent may suggest a lender—or even a

Posted in: Mortgages & Home Buying

What are UGMA/UTMAs and do I need one for my child?

What are UGMA/UTMAs and do I need one for my child?

Transferring financial securities to your kids for college can get tangled in all sorts of legal strings when they are still minors. Minors in most states do not have the right to make contracts; which blocks them from owning stocks,

Posted in: Personal Finance, Saving Money

7 Reasons to Like PenFed on Facebook

7 Reasons to Like PenFed on Facebook

What sort of nonsense is liking a financial institution on Facebook — isn’t Facebook just for keeping track of friends? The fact is, PenFed can pass along plenty of benefits when you connect with us on Facebook. Savvy members know

Posted in: Announcements, Credit Unions, Personal Finance

New PenFed Benefit! Did you know you can now access your FICO® Score on PenFed Online?

New Feature on PenFed Online Banking Site Provides Free Access to ‘FICO® Score’ to Eligible Members

What are FICO® Scores? How do they impact my ability to get a loan or establish credit with a financial institution? How do I find out what my FICO® Score is? Where can I go to get my score? Is

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