Entries from July 2016

What can you learn from a Carfax report?

Date July 29, 2016

Buying a used vehicle can save you lots of money – unless, that is, you discover some unexpected “surprises” after the purchase is complete. A thorough inspection by a qualified mechanic is always a good idea. But for even more peace of mind, order a CARFAX Vehicle History Report through our website. Simply visit MCCU […]

Save Money with Exclusive Credit Union Discounts

Date July 26, 2016

Love your savings. Everyone is looking for ways to save money, and that’s just what Love My Credit Union Rewards is all about. Matadors Community Credit Union is excited to offer you exclusive discounts and benefits on products and services you use every day. Credit union members have already saved over $1.6 billion with Love […]

7 Banking Tips for Young Millennials

Date July 22, 2016

Once you start receiving your first paychecks after graduation, knowing how to spend or save your money wisely can be tough. While you may be able to do your banking with just a few taps on your phone, managing money well is much more complicated. Here are a few tips to help you get started. […]

8 Tips for Paying Off Your Credit Card Debt

Date July 20, 2016

Buried in credit card debt? You’re not alone. According to NerdWallet, in 2015 the average U.S. household with debt had $15,762 in credit card debt at an average 18% interest rate. Annual interest alone was $2,630, or more than $50 a week. Here are eight tips on how to climb out. Remember, though, there are no […]

Choosing the Best Financing Option for Solar

Date July 19, 2016

When it comes to installing solar for your home, we know you have many choices for financing. If you’re like most consumers, your primary goal with going solar is to save money. Exorbitant utility bills are never ending, but by purchasing a solar system and financing it, there is an end date, and ideally you […]

Why You Should Get Pre-approved for a Car Loan

Date July 11, 2016

When shopping for a new car, many people overlook one important step: getting pre-approved for an auto loan. It’s a simple process that can make car-buying go more smoothly and save you money. Pre-approval is a quick assessment of your ability to pay off a loan based on your credit history and current financial state. […]