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Meet New Mexico Credit Unions Connected Academy’s New Teacher

Meet Monica Garcia-Roach, the full-time teacher at the Mimbres School – a state-accredited, year-round elementary and high school which operates in a hospital setting. 

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Fall Real Estate Report: Albuquerque Area and Tri-Valley, California

Learn about the current real estate market in the Albuquerque, NM and Tri-Valley, CA areas.

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Drive into the New Year

With the holidays on the horizon, replacing an older vehicle and making the auto loan payments that come along with it might feel intimidating. 

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Announcing the #SLFCUSummer Photo Contest Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of our SLFCU Facebook Summer Photo Contest! They received a $100 gas card to help keep their adventures rolling. 

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MEMBERS Financial: Clear Guidance from People You Can Trust

As an SLFCU member, you can take advantage of personal financial management services through our collaboration with MEMBERS Financial Services.

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Teen Article: Why You Should Save Money

SLFCU teen member Mary Brannon explains why she believes teens should save money, even if they think they're too young.

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Skip a Trip with Mobile Deposit

Depositing a check is as easy as taking a picture of it on your smartphone, or visiting a CUAnytime ATM.
 

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2019 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our 2019 scholarship winners, and thank you to the 24 members who volunteered their time as judges. 

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Help SLFCU Provide Learning Opportunities for Hospitalized Children

SLFCU is committed to raising $80,000 in 2019 to employ a full-time teacher for patients like Will who are admitted at the UNM Children’s Hospital.

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Should You Refinance Your Home Loan?

Refinancing involves replacing your current mortgage with a new one, either from the same financial institution or a different one. 

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Reduce Your Monthly Vehicle Payment with SLFCU's Financing Options

Extending your loan term can lower your monthly payments to fit within your budget. 

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In the Community

SLFCU attends the Route 66 Run, Rally & Rock Parade, SLFCU Members Support APS Students

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Meet SLFCU's New Branch Managers

Meet Russell Wilson, the new branch manager at Paseo del Norte, and Seth Wilson, the new branch manager at Juan Tabo.

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Making Decisions About Life Insurance

Life insurance can be useful, especially to support those who are (or may become) dependent on your income in the event of your death.

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Shredding Tips

Shredding unneeded receipts, bills, and papers with personal information is one way to help protect yourself from identity theft.

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Beware of Social Media Scams

Social media scams are on the rise and young individuals are being targeted regularly. Being a victim of any social media scam can impact your life for many years.

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Everyone Needs an Emergency Savings Account

Having an emergency savings account could help you cover the costs of unexpected expenses in the instance your income changes.

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Individuals claiming to be SLFCU employees are calling members

SLFCU has received reports that individuals purporting to be SLFCU employees are calling members and claiming money is owed to the Credit Union.

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College Planning Timeline

Whether you’re starting or returning to college, it’s a good idea to set up a plan so you can feel confident about your responsibilities.

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SLFCU Named a Forbes Magazine Best-in-State Credit Union for 2019

Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union has been recognized as one of Forbes Magazine’s Best-in-State Credit Unions 2019.

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SLFCU Partners with Local Credit Unions to Help Hospitalized Children

SLFCU is helping fund the NM Credit Unions Connected Academy to keep children learning while at UNMCH.

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Buying a Home? Skip PMI with SLFCU and Save Big

Purchasing a home is exciting, but if you’re a first-time home buyer you’re likely to encounter many unfamiliar terms and concepts.

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Purchasing a Car for Your Teen

Whether they’re heading to college or just received their driver’s license, buying your teen their first vehicle can be exciting, yet overwhelming.

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Teen Article: Baking Up Business

SLFCU teen member Simran Bhardwaj talks about how she turned her baking hobby into a business.

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Now is a Great Time to Start Saving for Holiday Spending

Being mindful about spending, and creating a savings goal now, can help keep your finances on track.

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Make Saving Fun for Your Kids

SLFCU’s Savings Laboratory® is an exciting way for kids 12 and younger to learn about saving money. 

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Using Your Code Word for Identification

New members are asked to select a code word when opening an SLFCU account as an additional means of identification.

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Back-To-School Supplies Drive

Sandia National Laboratories kicks off its annual school supply drive on July 1 (ending August 7).

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Call Back Feature Now Available

SLFCU has a new feature that allows members who call our Contact Center to request a call back instead of waiting on hold for the next available representative.

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SLFCU's Online & Mobile Banking System: One Year Later

Since launching our new online and mobile banking system in March 2018, we have performed a number of updates to ensure the system is meeting the needs of our members.

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Spring Real Estate Report: Albuquerque Area and Tri-Valley, California

Learn about the current real estate market in the Albuquerque and Tri-Valley areas.

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Protect Yourself Through Data Breach Awareness

Many fraudsters use the internet as a source for personal data to help them commit fraud. Are you confident your information is protected? 

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Teen Article: Money – It Comes, It Goes

Mariah explains why saving your money is a wiser choice than spending it, and how SLFCU's Savings Laboratory® Program encouraged her to save. 

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Paying for College

If you or your student experiences a gap between your funding and the cost of college, here are a few options you can explore.

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Procedures for Restricted Access to the Kirtland Branch

Members needing access to the SLFCU branch on Kirtland AFB must request and obtain a Defense Biometric Identification System pass.

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The Benefits of Refinancing Your Auto Loan with SLFCU

In many situations, refinancing your auto loan can help you meet your financial goals or save you money. 

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The Borrower Protection Plan

Peace of mind for your auto loans, credit cards, and signature loans. 

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Help Protect Your Family from Financial Elder Abuse

June is National Elder Abuse Awareness month and is a great time to talk with your family members about their future plans.

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Save for a Down Payment with Online and Mobile Banking

SLFCU's online and mobile banking make it simple to create and track your progress toward saving for a down payment.

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SLFCU Savings Laboratory® Program

SLFCU’s Savings Laboratory® Program is an exciting way for kids 12 and younger to learn about saving money.

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Skip a Payment on Select Loans

SLFCU allows members in good standing to skip up to two payments on select loans in any rolling 12-month period.

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Online Banking Access for Joint Account Owners

Based on member feedback, we have implemented an online banking enhancement allowing joint owners on personal accounts the ability to see and transact on those accounts in online banking.

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What is Product ID?

Product ID, formerly “type and suffix,” is the four-digit number that identifies SLFCU members’ sub-accounts, such as individual savings, checkings, term certificates, etc. 

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Tips for Using SLFCU Automated Phone Banking

SLFCU’s automated phone banking system gives members 24/7 access to their accounts. It is designed to provide options based on your specific accounts.

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Planning for Travel with Your SLFCU Credit or Debit Cards

While planning is usually done before booking a vacation, it’s also important to plan for using your SLFCU credit or debit card while you’re traveling.

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Finance Your Next Vehicle with SLFCU in Four Easy Steps

If you’re thinking about buying a new or used vehicle, financing it through SLFCU is easier than you may think. 

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Your Emergency Fund: How Much is Enough?

Bad things happen to the best of us – and they usually come in waves. In instances like these, it’s important to have a financial life preserver in the form of an emergency cash fund. 

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SLFCU Scholarship Competition: $3,000 Top Prize

Members of SLFCU attending college in 2019-2020 are invited to enter our annual essay scholarship competition.

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Member Feedback Drives Statement Enhancements

SLFCU values your feedback. We have made several improvements to monthly account statements based on recent input from our members.

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Reaching Goals with Solid Plans

Cornell senior and 2018 SLFCU scholarship winner Rebecca Restrepo has a lot to look forward to in 2019. 

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Retirees Bring Tech Expertise to Small Businesses

When they step out of the workforce, retirees take a wealth of knowledge and experience with them. 

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Your SLFCU Credit Card Could Save You Money

Now is a great time to work toward reducing debt. To save money and reduce credit card debt, many people opt to transfer their credit card balances to cards with a lower rate.

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3 Reasons to Get Pre-approved for an SLFCU Home Loan

Home-buying season has begun. Thinking of moving? Getting pre-approved can reduce some of the stress of buying a new home.

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SLFCU Donates $1,000 to Roadrunner Food Bank of New Mexico

Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union celebrated our new Jefferson branch with a grand opening ceremony on March 14.

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Deposit Your Tax Refund

It’s important that the account numbers you use for direct deposit services are in a specific format so funds are deposited to the correct account.

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SNL Livermore Collaborates with SLFCU on Homebuying Assistance

SNL Livermore sought out SLFCU to help ease their employees' California home buying efforts.

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MEMBERS Financial Advisors Make Top 100

Congratulations to Don Lutz and Paul Fedorko for making Bank Investment Consultant’s list of Top 100 Bank Advisors. 

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Members Ask, SLFCU Answers

SLFCU pays close attention to member feedback and survey responses. Here are some answers to recent questions and comments.

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Five Ways to Establish Good Credit

The only way to build a credit record is to have and use credit. Here are some ideas on how to get started.

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SLFCU’s 15/15 Adjustable Rate Mortgage

We offer 15/15 adjustable rate mortgages that have the stability of just one rate change during the life of the loan.

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Jefferson Branch Grand Opening

SLFCU’s new Jefferson branch is now open to serve members and will host a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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Holiday Shopping Benefits with Your SLFCU Credit Card

Take advantage of these shopper benefits that can save you money this holiday season.

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October Shredding Event Helps New Mexicans in Need

SLFCU members generously donated 437 pounds of non-perishable food to the Rio Grande Food Project.

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Keep Your Cards Working While You Travel

SLFCU debit and credit cards may be able to detect unusual activity patterns and block transactions unless you take precautions.

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New MEMBERS Financial Services Advisor John Marek

John comes with 14 years of investment planning experience and a passion for helping people achieve financial success.

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How Much Money Will You Need in Retirement?

Have you underestimated? If you’re considering retiring in the near future, consider these factors.

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Teen Article: Advice to New Debit Cardholders

If you do these things, being a cardholder will be a lot easier, and you'll be more comfortable handling your own money.  

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2018 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to SLFCU’s essay scholarship winners, and thank you to the 17 members who volunteered their time as judges. 

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Introducing Kirtland Branch Manager Melissa Cordova

After eight years of serving the financial needs of our Los Lunas members, Melissa is ready to build solid relationships with Kirtland members.

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Shredding Tips

Shredding unneeded receipts, bills, and papers with personal information is one way to help protect yourself from identity theft.

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SLFCU Members Support APS Students

Thank you to all who brought school supplies to SLFCU branches or made monetary donations during the back-to-school supplies drive.

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Local Landmark Relies on SLFCU

Los Poblanos Historic Inn & Organic Farm, located in Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, NM, was originally founded in 1934.

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Online Tools for Finding Your Dream Home

When you register with the HomeAdvantage® program, you can take advantage of many home buying benefits.

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Five Great Times to Buy a Vehicle

If you’re planning to buy a new vehicle, carefully timing your shopping may help you secure the best deal. 

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Help Teens Prepare for Financial Success

The teenage years are an ideal time to introduce young people to hands-on financial experiences and help them develop smart money habits.

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SLFCU Supports Habitat for Humanity

SLFCU, Greater Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity, Sandia Retirees, and Friends House celebrated the dedication ceremony in June with new homeowners.

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Achieve Your Savings Goals with SLFCU

SLFCU members can create savings goals in online banking. Start a savings goal to buy a home, plan a wedding, or make charitable donations.

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Security Resources on the Federal Trade Commission Website

The FTC website is a helpful resource for SLFCU members who are searching for information on ways to avoid scams, and how to protect yourself as a consumer.

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Mortgages May Trigger Unsolicited Mail

If you closed on a new home loan, refinanced your mortgage, or opened a Home Equity CreditLine, you may receive multiple solicitations in the mail.

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Planning for Travel with Your SLFCU Credit or Debit Card

While planning is usually done before booking a vacation, it’s also important to plan for using your SLFCU credit or debit card while you’re traveling.

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Teen Article: A Lesson in Giving

I will be making a tangible difference in our New Mexico community, and I know that someone’s life is improving. 

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Move Your Money to a Free SLFCU Checking Account

Our free checking accounts have no minimum deposit requirement, no monthly fees, and may pay dividends on balances of $500 or more.

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Upgraded Online Banking Brings Requested Functionality

With our recent online banking upgrade, we’re happy to be able to provide many updates that members have requested.

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A Focus on Education

SLFCU scholarship winner Bella Starkweather is following in her sisters’ footsteps by attending the University of New Mexico.

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One Mortgage, No PMI

SLFCU’s new home loan option streamlines the mortgage process by allowing homebuyers to borrow up to 95% of the value of their home with a single loan.

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No Credit History: Not Just a Problem for Young Adults

A lack of credit history can be an issue for financially established individuals who opt to pay cash instead of getting loans or using credit cards.

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Looking to the Future with Aligned Values

Danlar Collision's partnership with SLFCU Business is built upon shared values like respect, service, and support.

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New Online Banking - How to Transfer Money

Learn about transfers in the new online banking system. 

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Online Banking Budgeting and Savings Tools

SLFCU’s online banking gives you access to tools that can help you build a monthly budget, and more.

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How Much Should You Save By Age 30, 40, 50, or 60?

What number should you strive to reach?

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Building a Career Based on the Credit Union Difference

When Card Services Manager Jeff Morris was 20 years old, his sister – branch manager of a bank in Amarillo – suggested he look for a job with a financial institution.

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Don't Give Your Account Information to Scammers

Cyber criminals create fake accounts or hack into real social media accounts and try to trick you into giving them money by asking for your account information.

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Manage Your Money Wisely in 2018

Setting up a budget can help you manage the money you earn and develop a plan to meet your future goals.

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Should You Freeze Your Credit?

A credit freeze restricts creditors from accessing your credit report, which prevents both legitimate and fraudulent loans and accounts from being opened in your name.

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Teen Article: The Bro Business

This past summer my friends and I started a neighborhood yard business. The four of us called it the Bro Business.

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SLFCU Visa Cards Offer Benefits for Travelers

If you have a credit card from SLFCU, you may be able to take advantage of extra benefits that could save you money and make travel easier. 

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What is a CreditLine?

A CreditLine, also known as a line of credit, is a loan that allows you to borrow money and pay it back repeatedly, without having to apply for a new loan each time.

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Teen Article: The Value of Earning Your Own Money

I'm 14 years old, and while most of my friends slept late over the summer, I decided to get my first job.

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SLFCU Supports Habitat for Humanity

Greater Albuquerque Habitat for Humanity celebrated the groundbreaking of two new homes.

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2017 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to SLFCU’s scholarship winners, and thank you to the members who volunteered their time as judges. This is the 23rd consecutive year SLFCU has awarded scholarships.

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SLFCU and KFCU No Longer Merging

In 2016, we announced plans to pursue a merger between SLFCU and Kirtland Federal Credit Union. The boards of directors of both credit unions have decided to terminate that merger agreement.

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Investing Basics for Teens

Although investing isn’t a necessary skill to master in order to become financially stable or independent, it may provide benefits to someone looking for a smart way to grow their extra cash

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Share the Benefits of Credit Union Membership

As a member and owner of SLFCU, you get great service, competitive rates, and products designed to fit your financial needs. And you can share the credit union advantage with your family and friends.

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Printable Loan Payment Coupons

Now you can print loan coupons from SLFCU's website to mail with your loan payments.

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One Couple, Two Different Retirements?

After many years together, some retired spouses may find their daily routines far apart.

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Teen Article: The Importance of Saving

Setting aside perfectly good spending money is the basis for a much broader world of opportunities.

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Edgewood Branch Meets Member Needs

David Stout joined SLFCU in 1976 after starting a new job with Sandia National Laboratories. He had just left the military and was interested in buying a house with his wife.

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Access SLFCU Accounts Wherever You Are

SLFCU offers all of the financial services you need, even if you are unable to visit or do not live near a branch.

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Take Advantage of Your Card's Many Benefits

Most credit and debit cards come with benefits that encourage consumers to choose that particular card over the other options available to them. 

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Ensure Direct Deposit Information is Current

It's important to verify that your account information is up to date in order to ensure your direct deposits don’t experience problems or delays.

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Family Finds Value for All Ages at SLFCU

The Maki parents make sure their kids have regular opportunities to think about saving and spending money.

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What Do Teens Need to Know About Credit?

Good credit is the key to a solid financial foundation. It can help you secure a loan for school and a car, often at a better rate than someone with a low score would receive.

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New Fixed Rate Mortgages with Low Down Payments

It’s a common misperception that lenders require a down payment of at least 20% of the price of the home.

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Avoiding Mail Theft and Check Fraud

Mail theft and check fraud are causing increased concern for individuals trying to keep their financial information safe.

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Tell Your Beneficiaries About Your Accounts and Policies

Will your heirs receive a fair share of your wealth?

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Online Help with Buying Your Next Car

SLFCU has resources to help you navigate the car buying process so you can make informed decisions.

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Meet Your Livermore Downtown Branch

For 33 years Livermore members of SLFCU were served by just one branch, located near Sandia National Laboratories’ Livermore site.

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Support for School: SLFCU Scholarship Recipient Provides Community Support

Caroline Stapleton was one of 12 recipients of SLFCU’s 2016 Scholarship.

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New Fixed Rate Mortgages are Serviced by SLFCU Staff

SLFCU now offers fixed rate mortgages that are processed, approved, closed, and serviced by SLFCU professionals.

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How SLFCU Sets Rates

SLFCU strives to price our products in a way that both benefits members and keeps their money safe. Robert Chavez, President/CEO, explains three factors that determine the pricing of deposits and loans at SLFCU.

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Teen Article: Stay Alert to Prevent Card Fraud

Since I was a little girl, my parents have drilled in the importance of being smart with money.  

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Avoid Checking Account "Oops" Situations

SLFCU can help you set up your checking account to avoid Non Sufficient Funds (NSF) fees, returned checks, and declined cards.

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Teen Article: The Right Way to Both Save and Spend

As a teen it can be hard to know how to spend and also save at the same time. 

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Comprehensive Financial Planning: What It Is, Why It Matters

Your approach to building wealth should be built around your goals and values.

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Reward Kids for Saving

Designed to help encourage savings habits and financial responsibility at an early age, the SLFCU Savings Laboratory program offers an engaging way for kids to get excited about saving.

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Is It Time for Life Insurance?

Important life events may call for it.

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Choosing the Right Account Type for Children

When opening a savings account for a child, it's important to consider what purpose the account will serve.

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Financing Your Vehicle

Buying a vehicle doesn't have to be stressful. Once you've found the car that best meets your needs, follow these tips for smooth shopping.

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Keep Your Mobile Device Secure

The amount of malware targeting mobile devices tripled in 2015. Smartphones and tablets are as powerful as many desktop computers, and security is just as important.

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Buying a Home: What to Save and How to Get There

There are three things you need to consider when saving for a home: a down payment, closing costs, and insurance and taxes.

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Protect Yourself from Online Sales Fraud

A number of SLFCU members have been targeted by online sales scams, mainly in the form of bad checks. SLFCU recommends that you never accept a check from someone you don’t know.

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Teen Article: The Snowball Effect of Saving

The way you spend and save money when you are a teenager can help you in your future. Some teens spend money as soon as they get it.

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Starting a Career

Starting a career can be an exciting time, and it’s important to think about what a steady income means for your financial goals. 

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MasterPass Simplifies Online Shopping

Shopping online can be tedious – check out as a guest, and you're entering card and shipping information; set up an account, and now you have another username and password.

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Teen Article: Weighing the Cost of College Tuition

Sierra Robinson is a senior at Eldorado High School in Albuquerque and the first winner of SLFCU’s teen article competition.

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Convenient Account Access When Traveling

Just because you're away from home doesn't mean you have limited access to your accounts.

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What Makes Up Your Credit Score?

If you want to see your credit score increase, there are several strategies to boost it. 

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Automated Phone Banking Provides An Individualized Experience

Call SLFCU's responsive phone system to check balances and history, make transfers, pay loans, and more.

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Minimize Risk of Identity Theft

Identity theft is a growing problem that is a potential risk to everyone. Take steps to reduce the chances of having your identity stolen.

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Budgeting Strategies for Kids and Teens

When teaching finances to children, it can be difficult to point out the distinction between needs and wants, since many needs are handled by their parents.

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Preparing Your Accounts for the Future

Preparing your finances so others may assist you if necessary can be an important step in making sure your finances are handled the way you want.

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Checking Account Questions Answered

There are a lot of features that comprise a checking account. We've answered some frequently asked questions to help you get the most out of your checking account.

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Can You Afford a Home?

Buying a house can be daunting, and it's easy to feel overwhelmed. You probably have many questions: Which neighborhood is right for you? Is an appraisal different from an inspection?

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Heading to College

For most people, college is the first time you'll be fully responsible for your finances. During college a budget is critical.

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$2,000 of Insurance Coverage

To help you protect the people who matter most in your life, SLFCU endorses TruStage Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance from CMFG Life Insurance Company.

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Buying a New Car?

AutoSMART has the tools to guide you through the entire car buying process, saving you time and helping you make informed decisions. 

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Start Building Credit

Building credit is a common concern for teens and young adults. You need a good credit history in order to get an auto loan or credit card, and sometimes even contractual items like phone plans.

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Maintaining a Healthy Credit Score

Your credit score and credit report are typically reviewed by lenders before they’ll approve you for a loan. 

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5 Things to Look for in a Checking Account

It’s important to select a checking account that helps you meet your goals.

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Getting Married

Marriage marks a big turning point in life, and finances are often a significant consideration. Here are some topics you and your partner should discuss.

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What Data Breaches Mean for You and SLFCU

Data breaches at retail merchants are occurring more frequently than in the past. However, members can be assured that SLFCU is ready to help if your data is compromised.

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SLFCU Can Help in Difficult Situations

SLFCU offers solutions for managing difficult financial situations. You can rely on SLFCU to provide personal, caring service and professional guidance.

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Starting a Family

Having a baby is expensive. Obvious costs include medical bills, baby gear, daycare, and lost wages. But there are many other financial considerations when it comes to starting a family.

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Mastercard Identity Theft Alerts

Mastercard's Identity Theft Alert program monitors your online identity and sends you an alert if it detects that your personal information has been exposed to potential fraud or theft.

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Credit Card Basics

A credit card allows you to borrow money to make purchases. You can make a large purchase and pay it off in small amounts. 

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How Much Can You Spend?

The balance in your checking account isn't necessarily the true amount of money you have available to spend. Your account balance only captures actions that have involved SLFCU.

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Avoid ATM Fees & Surcharges

There are two costs you might incur for using an out-of-network ATM. An ATM surcharge is assessed by a financial institution for using one of their ATMs when you are not a customer. 

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Improved Security with eStatements

Using eStatements instead of getting statements by mail is more secure. Paper statements can be a prime target for criminals looking to steal your identity.

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Manage Money with Your Child

Children can be introduced to the concept of money at a young age. Whether it’s spending birthday money on a new toy or helping a parent at the grocery store, there are many opportunities.

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Car Shopping Tips

When buying a new car, there are a lot of things to keep in mind. The Credit Union National Association recommends these six tips:

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Pays Bills on Time in Online Banking

SLFCU's online banking will automatically determine how much lead time is needed to process and send your bill payments.

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Shop Safely Online

The holidays are fast approaching, and many of us will shop online. Credit card fraud and online scams spike over the holidays; here are some steps you can take to help keep your personal information and finances secure.

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Managing Student Loans

If you graduated from college in the spring, grace periods for your federal and private student loans are probably coming to an end. Most student loans have a six-month grace period before entering the repayment stage.

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Rent or Buy: What Makes Sense for You?

Many people are opting to delay buying a home in favor of renting in the short-term. However, the rental market is shifting.

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How Much Should You Pay for an Allowance?

My 10-year-old earns $5 a week for taking care of regular tasks and for helping without complaint, ideally, with chores like yard work and washing the car.

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Security Reminders for Your SLFCU Accounts

To create a secure username, choose something that you have never used on another site. Your username should include numbers and letters and should be difficult to guess.

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Money Management Strategies for Teens

Managing money wisely isn’t just a concern for adults – teenagers with jobs receive paychecks, and many high school graduates receive monetary gifts.

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Using Allowance as a Financial Tool

Here are some common approaches that some families take towards allowances.

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Consumer Tips for Data Breaches

Recent data breaches have caused intense concern from consumers. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recommends the following steps to protect yourself:

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Why Your Card May be Declined

Card fraud is becoming increasingly common. If your debit card or credit card is used fraudulently, it can be costly for both you and SLFCU – in terms of time, energy, and money.

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Deposit Insurance

Through coverage provided by the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF), your deposits at SLFCU are backed by the full faith and credit of the United States government, up to the insured limit.

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How to Get the Best Car Deal

There's more to getting a good deal on your next vehicle than just negotiating with a salesperson.

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Find Your Next Vehicle with AutoSMART

Shop online and compare prices for actual dealer inventory at AutoSMART.

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14 Household Budgeting Tips

Putting together a realistic and helpful budget can be harder than it looks. Here are 14 tips.

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Preventing Credit and Debit Card Fraud

As card fraud increases, so do SLFCU’s efforts to combat it. The safeguarding of our members’ cards is a top priority.

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Disputing Credit Report Errors

A 2013 study on credit report accuracy found that one in five of the participating consumers had an error on at least one of their three credit reports.

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Tips for Improving Your Credit

If you're planning to get a loan or just want to strengthen your financial standing, improve your credit with these six tips.

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Members Often Ask: Savings Transfer Limits

Why am I limited to six unsigned savings withdrawals or transfers each month?

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