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Lemonade Day 2021 Registration Now Open

Feb 1, 2021

Kids of All Ages Can Become Entrepreneurs Through Fun, Free Program on April 24 Wichita Falls, TX (January 22, 2020) Lemonade Day Wichita Falls will be Saturday, April 24, 2021, and online registration is now open. On this day, hundreds of young entrepreneurs will host lemonade stands across the city, and see the culmination of…

Enhanced Security for Online Banking Coming Soon!

Feb 1, 2021

Your financial security is always our top priority! To better protect you and your money, starting February 22 and running through June, we will begin rolling out enhanced security measures for online banking. Security Enhancement 1:  Two-Step verification for new devices Whenever you access your online banking from a new device, you will be prompted…

Welcome To The TCCU Family

Dec 29, 2020

Please join us in welcoming two new members to our TCCU board and audit committee. Josh Whittiker – Audit Committee Josh graduated from Midwestern State University with a degree in Business Administration and Accounting. Prior to joining Prothro Blair Financial, Josh worked as a Certified Public Accountant, providing audit, tax, and advisory services for a…

Secret Sister: An Illegal Pyramid Scheme

Dec 8, 2020

It’s baaaack! The “Secret Sister” holiday gift scam has reared its crooked head again, just in time for the holidays. While the festive season brings lots of joy and cheer, it also brings out the grinches who are looking to steal not only your holiday bliss, but also your identity and peace of mind. How…

The Beginner’s Guide to Filling Out a W-4

Aug 14, 2020

It’s no secret that the IRS excels at making things complicated. And when you’re busy learning the ropes of a new job, trying to fill out a 4-page W-4 form can be a huge hassle. It’s not a good idea to rush through it, though, because a small mistake now can mean withholding too much…

Your Complete Guide to Using Your Credit Cards

Aug 14, 2020

Q: I’d love to improve my credit score, but I can’t get ahead of my monthly payments. I also find that my spending gets out of control when I’m paying with plastic. How do I use my credit cards responsibly? A: Using your credit cards responsibly is a great way to boost your credit score and your…

How Can I Protect Myself from Payment App Scams?

Aug 14, 2020

Q: I love the convenience of payment apps, like Cash App and Venmo, but I’ve heard there’s been an increase in scams being pulled off within these apps. How can I continue to use my payment apps without compromising my safety? A: Payment apps offer users the ability to effortlessly send payments to friends, making it easy…

Snowball Method vs. Avalanche Method: What’s the Best Way to Tackle Debt?

Jul 14, 2020

Debt is the ultimate killjoy. It can destroy a budget, make long-term financial planning impossible, and shadow every purchase you make with guilt. No one wants to live with that debt burden. But how do you kiss your debt goodbye? Crawling out from under this mountain won’t be easy, but if you’re ready to realign…