The holidays are the perfect time of year to shop for a new car. Many dealers have great year-end sales and new models are rolling onto the lots every day. If you’re in the market for a vehicle, here are a few simple tips you can follow to make yourself a savvier shopper.
By now, you have probably heard about the benefits of joining a credit union over using a bank, but you may still be wondering how a credit union operates and what makes it different from a bank.
There is a strong argument to be made that the fall should in fact be the beginning of the new year. With the kids back in school, the dog days of summer behind us and cooler temperatures ahead, this is the time we most closely associate with the business of getting back to business.
For many of us, our home is one of our most valuable assets. As you begin to pay off your mortgage, your equity goes up, and you can borrow money against it. This can give you quick access to needed cash, but first, make sure you’re using the right home equity product for the right purpose.
If you’re getting ready to buy a home, consider making PenFed Credit Union your first phone call. Not only can we help you find a great low rate on a mortgage, we can help you find a knowledgeable real estate agent and may even save you thousands of dollars in fees.
Today, it’s easy to research different makes and models of cars without leaving the comfort of your home. But there are many other resources available to help you make an informed decision. Here are some items you’ll want to check off your list before you head out to the dealership.
As the economy has recovered, different investment options are becoming more viable as others are becoming potentially more volatile. If you’ve never purchased a share certificate investment option, you may want to consider one now.
Although most people realize that a car dealer will want to check their credit before approving them for a loan, there are a lot of surprising nuances regarding how your credit score is calculated and used. Knowing before you go to the dealership can put you in a better position to negotiate.
This content is sponsored by PenFed At PenFed Credit Union, we believe it’s essential for everyone to have the American dream of homeownership within reach — particularly those who have served our nation. That’s why…
Travel cards were originally designed for globetrotters and business travelers who logged millions of air miles a year. But today’s travel card acknowledges that there are many more ways to get around.
PenFed Credit Union is proud to announce a new, streamlined membership application process that allows you to purchase a certificate at the same time you sign up to become a member.
The internet has made it easy for consumers to compare different car dealers in their area or find available vehicles before they ever walk into a dealership. But while people do their homework when it comes to the make and model, they often neglect to do the math.
For anyone wanting a low-risk investment, credit union certificates are definitely worth a second look.
This content sponsored by PenFed Credit Union Today’s smartphones and watches make it easy to connect your credit cards to your mobile device. Apps like Apple Pay™, Samsung Pay™ and Android Pay™ allow you to…
This article is sponsored by PenFed Credit Union Late summer leading up to the Labor Day holiday can be a great time to consider purchasing a used vehicle. Whether you’re looking for a less expensive…
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.