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Free Checking With TCCU: New Names, Easier Rewards

Jan 23, 2020

With the beginning of the New Year, we are pleased to announce that our Rewards Checking accounts will have a new name and easier rewards. This means each of our two checking accounts will continue to pay great rewards like we have done so for years, but with new names in 2020. Kasasa Cash Back…

Financial Peace University: Spring 2020 Registration is Now Open!

Jan 15, 2020

As a part of our mission at TCCU to build a community where everyone is given the tools to become RICH (Ready, Independent, Charitable and Happy), we offer Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University classes for free twice a year. Our next class starts February 25, 2020 and runs for nine sessions, each Tuesday night (6…

Taking Steps Toward Financial Improvement For The New Year

Jan 13, 2020

Q: I’d like to focus on improving my finances in 2020, but there are so many areas that need attention. Where do I start? A: The start of a new year is a wonderful time to make important changes in your financial life. Lucky for you, you don’t have to go it alone. Texoma Community Credit Union…

Personal Finance Apps

Jan 13, 2020

Did “improve my finances” make it to your list of New Year’s Resolutions? There’s an app for that! Actually, there are dozens of personal finance apps on the market, each designed to help you manage your money in the most optimal way possible. We’ve researched the three most popular apps in this category to help…

How To Dispute An Error On Your Credit Report

Jan 13, 2020

Quick-what’s your credit score? As a financially responsible individual, you should be checking your credit on a regular basis. You can do this by signing up for free credit monitoring on a reputable website like CreditKarma.com, requesting your annual complimentary credit report from AnnualCreditReport.com and reviewing your monthly credit card statements. If all goes well, your report…

Can I Trust Credit Karma?

Dec 11, 2019

Q: I’m trying to increase my credit score ahead of applying for a large loan, so I’m considering signing up for Credit Karma to track my score. How accurate are the credit scores it shares? Is there anything I need to be aware of before signing up for this service? A: Credit Karma is a legitimate company;…

How Can I Make New Year’s Resolutions That Stick?

Dec 10, 2019

Q: Every December, I draw up a list of New Year’s resolutions that look depressingly similar to the ones I wrote last year. How can I make things different this year? A: It’s fairly easy to dream of change, but it’s another thing entirely to actually make it happen. In fact, research shows that only 8 percent…

Don’t Get Scammed At The Gym!

Dec 10, 2019

As soon as the calendar hits Jan. 2, the gyms are packed with people who are eager to make good on their New Year’s resolutions. If you’re one of the thousands of newbies making your way to fitness centers this month, beware of these five subtle scams that can end up thinning your wallet more…

4 Scams To Avoid This Cyber Monday

Nov 1, 2019

Bogus Deals – Don’t believe an advertised price that is ridiculously low. It may be a scam and you’ll never get the goods you order. Always check the website or retailer or are ordering from to make sure it is a reputable site. Bait & Switch Sweepstakes – Never share your personal details on a site whose authenticity you…

Thanksgiving Hacks To Save Time, Stress And Money

Nov 1, 2019

Thanksgiving prep stressing you out? Wondering how you’re going to get everything done in time for the big day and stick to your budget at the same time? We’re here to help! Whether you’re travelling home for the holiday or hosting a houseful of guests, we’ve got you covered. Texoma Community Credit Union is proud…