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Security Alert – Phishing Attempt for Stanford FCU login credentials


Please be aware of a phishing email making the rounds. The email appears to be coming from visitorinfo@stanford.edu. This is a phishing scam attempting to get your Stanford FCU Online Banking login credentials. Please don’t click any links within the email.  If you have entered your credentials for this site, you should reset your password immediately […]



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Important information about your 2016 Tax Forms


Your tax forms will be mailed out and available to you according to the schedule below.  You can access them online. Simply log in to online banking and click on the Statements tab.  Your available Tax Forms will appear under Documents. Form Mailing Deadline Availability of eTax Form in Online Banking 1042-S March 15, 2017 […]



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Rewards Cards: Should You Choose Cash Back or Points?


Do you have a friend that brags about taking trips using rewards points? There are some pretty avid credit card rewards-chasers out there. Are you considering seeing what all the fuss is about? If you still haven’t committed to a rewards credit card, you’re probably wondering whether it makes sense to go for one that […]



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Charging Your Phone in Public? Watch That Port!


Smartphones have become a ubiquitous part of our lives. Even if it’s just there in case of emergencies, having a charged cellphone can provide a serious sense of security. That’s why, when the battery meter starts to tick down, a cold sense of panic rises in your stomach. Many public places have begun to adapt […]



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Money Tips for Overseas Travel


The last thing you want to worry about while on vacation is your money. Before you travel out of the country, here are some tips for handling your money abroad. Before you leave: If you plan to use your debit or credit card, check the expiration date before you leave. Cards expire on the last […]



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Car Buying Made Easier – 2 Simple Steps


You may have your eye on a brand new car with the latest features and technology or a quality used car that comes at a good price. If you plan to purchase your next car from a dealership, here are a couple things you need to know before you walk onto the lot. Get your […]



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New Credit Score Rules: What You Need To Know


Credit scores can affect the interest rates you are approved for on your loans, your car insurance payments and even your job prospects. What you may not know is that, the Fair-Isaac Corporation (better known as FICO), changed its rules governing the formulation of credit scores. FICO’s new criteria will make it easier and cheaper […]



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5 Tips to Protecting Your Identity While On Vacation


Summertime often means vacation time. It’s a happy, fun time of year – but it’s also a time when you really need to go the extra mile to protect yourself from identity theft. Here are some common sense pointers you can follow this summer to make sure that you keep your identity your own: Don’t […]



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