The Best Car Accessory Gifts For Dad This Father’s Day

The Best Car Accessory Gifts For Dad This Father's Day - PenFed Your Money Blog

It’s almost Father’s Day, which means you’re probably racking you brain for great gifts for Dad. So let’s start with something he loves: his car. Here are some must-haves for Dad’s car, just in time for Father’s day.

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Posted in: Cars

Successful Summertime Moves With Children

Successful Summertime Moves With Children - PenFed Your Money Blog

Summertime moves can be challenging for families. The kids are out of school and begging you to drive them to this friend’s house or that movie right when you need to be home packing boxes. It’s enough to make you want to climb into a packing box and ship yourself along with the furniture.

But with frequent moves comes experience. When it’s time to move your family, take advantage of the wisdom of families who’ve moved before you — those troupers who’ve trekked across the country with teething babies, routine-bound toddlers, sulking teenagers and more.

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Posted in: Mortgages & Home Buying

Buy The Perfect Gift For Your Graduate

Buy The Perfect Gift For Your Graduate - PenFed Your Money Blog

It’s graduation season, and if you’re racking your brain for the perfect graduation gift, we have some suggestions.

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Posted in: Credit Cards

4 Ways To Manage The Cost Of Raising A Baby

4 Ways To Manage The Cost Of Raising A Baby - PenFed Your Money Blog - NerdWallet

Kids are expensive, and estimating how much you’ll spend on your first bundle of joy is tricky. There are diapers, clothing, furniture, food and toys to think of, as well as costs that may not spring immediately to mind, like life insurance and college savings.

But whether you’re expecting a child now or planning for one down the road, knowing the expenses involved can help you prepare. And a new study finds would-be parents might be shocked by the potential cost of raising a baby during its first year.

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Posted in: NerdWallet, Personal Finance

Scam Alert: Internet Scams Using PenFed’s Name

Scam Alert: Internet Scams Using PenFed’s Name

PenFed Credit Union has been made aware of several cyber scams that are using PenFed’s name in an attempt to defraud victims. The following web addresses and email addresses being used in these scams are not official communications from PenFed. Do not engage with them:

  • Website domain: pentagonffederalcreditunion.com
  • The following email addresses:
    • lenderbarbara.avila@gmail.com
    • penfedwiretransfercreditunion@usa.com
    • penfedonlinetransfer@paid-verified.com

PenFed’s official domain is https://www.penfed.org/
PenFed’s official email domain is @PenFed.org

If you receive communications from sources that are not from our official domain do not engage with them. If you are unsure please contact us immediately.  

If you are a victim of internet fraud, please contact your local law enforcement. If you are a U.S. citizen you are encouraged to also report attempts at fraud to The Federal Trade Commission — website: https://www.ftc.gov/

You can also file a compliant with the Federal Bureau of Investigation Internet Crime Complaint Center.

Posted in: Avoiding Scams & Fraud