What to do if you have a EMV Card (chip card) and the merchant's card reader isn't working.
The holiday season is the busiest time for retailers and for you, the holiday shopper. EMV cards, such as your Beacon Visa Debit Card* adds ... Read More
Worrying about money is natural. Almost everyone’s done it at some point. But worrying also could be a sign that there are serious problems you’re avoiding —a persistent little reminder that these problems are not going away. So if you're finding yourself ... Read More
We just completed our year-long fundraising focus for Riley Children’s Hospital Foundation. Through canvas events, local restaurant tip nights, school penny wars, raffles, and bake sales, Beacon employees and members were able to raise $42,386.89!
Dawn Aschleman, Chief Operations Officer, states “Riley Hospital ... Read More
Criminals have their eye on your financial accounts. They want access--call it a takeover attempt. Account takeovers happen when the wrong people dig up enough of the right private information about you to gain access to your checking or savings accounts. Then they strike - either moving big chunks of ... Read More
Life can be unpredictable – but by building savings, you can help make it more manageable. A savings plan and review are important steps in keeping your funds safe, liquid and working hard for you to help avoid financial potholes.
A savings or checking account at Beacon Credit Union provides a safe haven ... Read More
To help assist you in avoiding unnecessary fees, mobile banking (instant balance feature and account screens) will now display your available balance.
Being an online and mobile banking user, you’ve seen available and current balances on your account(s) in ... Read More
Starting July 1st, when your debit card is up for reissue, you'll be receiving a new card that looks a little different than the one you currently are using. You’ll notice a small “chip” embedded in the plastic. Old cards that don't have the chip use a magnetic strip on ... Read More
The average new car loan is now 68 months per Edmunds.com—Almost 28% of vehicle loans made are terms of 73 to 84 months. That's well above the standard three- to four-year (or even five-year) loan that used to be typical for new ... Read More
There are many things to consider before purchasing ANY car, but a NEW car might spark particular questions. There are pros and cons to buying new cars, just as there are pros and cons to buying used cars.
First off, when purchasing any ... Read More
Starting, July 1, Beacon Credit Union members will start receiving EMV cards (chip cards) as their old debit card expires. Until then, use your standard debit card.
Chip technology is becoming the security standard in the U.S. as many merchants are beginning to accept chip cards and we want to make sure you are ... Read More