PenFed Blog https://blog.penfed.org Your Money Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:29:40 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Summer car safety for kids and pets https://blog.penfed.org/summer-car-safety-kids-pets/ Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:05:00 +0000 https://blog.penfed.org/?p=7519 When the temperature outside goes up, busy families head for the car on the way to air-conditioned or watery relief. It’s easy to feel rushed when you’re trying to get out of a hot car before you melt, but don’t

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9 facts you should know about VA mortgages https://blog.penfed.org/9-facts-about-va-mortgages/ Wed, 27 Jul 2016 04:05:58 +0000 https://blog.penfed.org/?p=7528 Purchasing a home can be a complicated process, especially for first-time buyers who are just learning the ropes. But one thing that doesn’t have to be overly complicated is a VA mortgage loan. Designed for veterans, these mortgages can be

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Cool ways to use your equity loan for summer projects https://blog.penfed.org/equity-loan-summer-projects/ Fri, 22 Jul 2016 04:05:57 +0000 https://blog.penfed.org/?p=7427 A home equity loan is a natural way to use the value in your home to finance short-term expenses like home improvements or summer vacations—or both. Stay cool this summer by putting your equity to work for you with these

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Summer road trip maintenance tips for your car https://blog.penfed.org/summer-maintenance-tips-car/ Wed, 20 Jul 2016 04:05:19 +0000 https://blog.penfed.org/?p=7455 Summertime means road trip time, but before you jump in the car, you’ll want to be sure it’s in tip-top shape. A minor car problem can turn into a major car problem after driving hundreds of miles—so check it out

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Mortgage tips for summertime moves https://blog.penfed.org/mortgage-tips-summertime-moves/ Mon, 18 Jul 2016 04:05:20 +0000 http://blog.penfed.org/?p=7380 Buying a house during the summer can be hectic. Summertime is high season for moving, as families scramble to sandwich their moves between school years and military personnel turn over to new assignments. Moving company schedules will be booked further

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The best travel rewards card features https://blog.penfed.org/best-features-travel-card/ Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:02:56 +0000 http://blog.penfed.org/?p=7384 While there’s no such thing as the perfect rewards card, there absolutely is such a thing as the card with rewards perfect for you. If you’ve got the travel bug, consider PenFed’s Premium Travel Rewards American Express® Card. This Card

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PenFed Offers Career Transition Service for Entire Membership https://blog.penfed.org/penfed-offers-career-transition-service-entire-membership/ Thu, 14 Jul 2016 11:00:39 +0000 https://blog.penfed.org/?p=7491 Credit union becomes the first financial institution to provide CareerArc benefit ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 14, 2016—PenFed Credit Union is providing its 1.4 million members with free access to PenFed Career Connect, an innovative online job search and career transition service

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Should you rent or buy your next home? https://blog.penfed.org/rent-buy-next-home/ Wed, 13 Jul 2016 04:05:55 +0000 http://blog.penfed.org/?p=7358 Home ownership is a big part of the American dream, but is buying a house the best choice for you right now? Depending on your financial situation, it may be better to rent—or to buy. To find out what may be

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Best gas and rewards cards for your summer travel https://blog.penfed.org/best-gas-rewards-summer/ Mon, 11 Jul 2016 22:29:31 +0000 http://blog.penfed.org/?p=7363 A rewards credit card can be a good choice any time of the year, but with summer road trip season in full swing, it’s a great time to pick up a gas rewards card. Gas rewards cards can give you the

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PenFed, Chrysler Liquidating Trust and VA Help Nearly 150 Homeless Vets Off the Streets https://blog.penfed.org/penfed-chrysler-trust-va-help/ Mon, 11 Jul 2016 21:24:06 +0000 https://blog.penfed.org/?p=7436 First three months of private-public partnership creates new housing opportunities for U.S. veterans ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 11, 2016—Within three months of launching a collaborative $750,000 veterans’ initiative with the Chrysler Liquidating Trust and the Department of Veterans Affairs, the PenFed

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