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Setting Goals In 2021

Published: 12/22/2020

As 2020 comes to an end, we reflect upon the positive and challenging moments this year has presented, fully appreciative of what these experiences have given and taught us.

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5 Fun Fall Crafts Perfect for Thanksgiving

Published: 11/24/2020

Thanksgiving is a time for reflecting on all the things we are grateful for in our lives, it's also a season where we come together to celebrate our relationships with the people that mean the most to us.

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What are the benefits of joining Fairmont Federal Credit Union?

Published: 10/14/2020

Here are some of the benefits you can expect as a member of Fairmont Federal Credit Union: - Membership in a democratic and community-based cooperative - Love my Credit Union Rewards - Premier Checking Rewards - Financial Education - Low-interest rates and special promotions - And much more!

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Understanding 5 Mortgage Types

Published: 08/28/2020

Unsure of how to identify what type of home loan is the right fit? Here's a simple list of 5 mortgage types to help you understand which loan will work best for your needs.

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Saving Today, Preparing for Tomorrow

Published: 08/11/2020

If you want your money to be there when you need it, no matter when "it" is, now might be the time to take another look at the humble savings account. It's important to remember that rainy day funds and emergency funds serve different purposes.

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New vs. Used Cars: Which Should You Buy?

Published: 07/13/2020

"Is it better to buy a new or used car?" After you've decided what kind of vehicle you're interested in and the amount of money you're willing to spend, this is the question that most car shoppers ask themselves next. So, which is the better option? The answer to this question is not always so simple, and the reasons to buy new or used aren't the same for everyone. To decide which is the right option for you, consider these factors when you're beginning your car shopping journey.

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Money Management Tips For The Future

Published: 06/18/2020

While the last three months have been a whirlwind of uncertainty, West Virginia and beyond have begun moving forward with our new normal. The events surrounding COVID-19 have left many people taking a second look at their finances, and as we move forward, some may still have a future of ?what ifs? on the brain. If this sounds like you, here are 3 money management tips to help you feel more financially secure both now and in the future.

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Cooking Quarantine Style: Same Ingredients, Three Very Different Recipes

Published: 05/01/2020

"Stay at home" orders and self-quarantines due to the pandemic, leave many of us limited on the number of trips we take to the grocery store. Unfortunately, when we do venture out it's becoming more common to find scarcely stocked shelves with even the most basic necessities gone. That's why getting ingredients that work for multiple recipes during this unprecedented time is a great solution.

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Avoiding Scams During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Published: 04/13/2020

As the Coronavirus continues to surge, people throughout the country are doing their best to stay healthy, safe and vigilant during these unprecedented times. And, while we?re seeing many companies and people offering ways to help one another such as interest forgiveness, food programs for children, and even sewing hand-made masks, others are taking advantage of the growing fear. As a result, the internet has become riddled with opportunistic scammers looking to exploit the pandemic.

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7 Ways to Save on Valentine's Day

Published: 02/07/2020

Valentine's Day is a holiday with lots of traditional ideas about how to show your love: a dozen roses, jewelry, nice restaurants. As you probably know, all of this can get very expensive. But thoughtful planning is more important than price tags, so here are some of our ideas for a Valentine's Day that's light on the wallet, but heavy on love:

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5 Ways To Pay Off A Loan Faster

Published: 02/13/2020

As we begin a new decade, we hope that all of our members are pledging to take on their financial debt with renewed resolve. No matter what type of loans you'll be tackling this year - student, auto, home or any other - it may seem like an uphill battle. Progress on your repayment can seem slower than you'd like, so if the road ahead seems daunting, here are a few ideas to help you pay that loan debt off more quickly, this year and beyond.

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5 Easy Financial Goals To Set In 2020

Published: 02/03/2020

Most New Year goals are to improve our minds, bodies and spirit, but this leaves out an important part of the equation: our finances. It can be easy to forget that our finances are often what makes these goals possible. With that in mind, we've put together 5 ideas for 2020 financial changes that will make all your other goals much easier to accomplish in the years to come.

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How to Do A New Year Financial Check Up

Published: 01/08/2020

The beginning of a new year is traditionally a time for taking stock of our lives and resolving to create healthy new habits. Why should our financial lives be any different? With the proper assessment and planning, you can take actions now that will change your financial life in the years to come.

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Partners 'n Pennies Challenge

Published: 01/02/2020

Celebrating 80 years of People Helping People throughout 2019, was about giving back to the communities we serve. During our annual campaign for the Children's Miracle Network (CMN) a challenge was presented to our Partners in Education to help raise money for the CMN's School Intervention Program at WVU Hospital Children's.

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