CD Laddering is taking a strategic approach to diversifying your savings. Structuring the maturity of your CDs (or certificates) you can earn higher returns and ongoing access to your funds.
Federal deposit insurance protects your financial assets on deposit with federally insured banks and credit unions. The FDIC insures banks, and the NCUA insures credit unions.
Giving money to loved ones for birthdays, holidays, and special occasions doesn't have to mean gift cards; it can mean an education fund, an investment in their future, or even a financial safety net.
Jenny Voigt, Senior HR Generalist at Amplify Credit Union, volunteers with Family Eldercare in her free time; at work, she encourages Amplify employees to volunteer and give back to the community.
Terry McCoy, Sr. Training Specialist at Amplify Credit Union, volunteers his time doing credit and personal finance counseling with Foundation Communities.
Having multiple banking relationships with different financial institutions is something many Americans don't consider. Here are some benefits to having accounts with several banks or credit unions.
Scammers will sell fake tickets and fake wristbands for music festivals, concerts, and other events. Learn how to avoid event scammers and fake tickets here.
Identity theft affects 1 in 14 Americans every year. This identity theft Q&A explains how identity theft happens, how to recognize it, and how to deal with it.
It's 2016, and the Austin, TX real estate market is booming. Here are 3 factors to keep in mind if buying a home in Austin, TX this year.