Getting the most out of your savings can be a challenge. So how do you earn money from your savings without tying it up for years? Enter the magic of CD laddering. What’s a CD? Certificates of Deposit, also known as Share Certificates, are like a savings account where you can’t withdraw ...
Make your online passwords strong Are your passwords strong enough to protect your accounts from unauthorized access? Most of us have a variety of online accounts – everything from financial tools to social media. All of these accounts have varying degrees of sensitive information. Having a strong password is one of the ...
Are you thinking about how you're going to pay for your first car? You could get it: * As a gift or hand-me-down within your family * With cash you earned from your job * With an interest-free loan from your parents But what if none of these options is open to you? You ...
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The 4 Best Things College Students Can Do With Their Tax Refund For many of us who have recently graduated school or are still in school, tax season can be a happy time financially. Many people will get a tax refund from the IRS, and more will squander that money ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Meet Katie Stam Irk, the spokesperson for Beacon Ag Group! Raised on a dairy farm in southern Indiana, Katie grew up understanding the importance of family, relationships and agriculture in her community, and abroad. She is a 10-year 4-H member ...
As a member of Beacon Credit Union, you can receive many discounts among a variety of retail products and services. Receive a 10% discount (business members a 15% discount) on select regularly priced Sprint monthly data service. Save on services for your home ...
We're proud to announce the winners of our 5th Annual Project Spotlight campaign. Here's the winners for 2015... thanks to everyone who voted! Allen Allen County Angels ($1,000) The Christ Child Society Coats for Kids Program ($500) Allen County CASA ($500) American Sewing Guild Fort Wayne Chapter ($250) Nana's Creations ($250) Cass Lewis Cass Jr-Sr High School Marching Kings ($1,000) Area Five Agency on Aging and ...
Beacon Credit Union announced today it has reached an agreement to acquire Midwest Ag Finance. The agreement has been approved by the board of directors of both financial institutions and includes the purchase of assets and assumption of liabilities. The transaction requires final approval of the Indiana Department of Financial ...
Tiffany Haupert of Beacon Investment Services recently received a Certified Financial PlannerTM certification. The certification, granted by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, arrives just as the early waves of the Baby Boomer generation begin to retire “Considering ...
A dedication ceremony was held Monday, December 9th to commemorate the renaming of Beacon Credit Union’s Administration Building in honor of the Credit Union’s former President/CEO, Bruce Ingraham. The building has been renamed as the Bruce Ingraham Building in honor of Bruce and his tremendous contribution to the growth ...