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There have been reports of a caller using local phone numbers to pose as a representative from FORUM. At FORUM, we take the security of our members very seriously. Your information has not been compromised. These calls did not originate from FORUM; please do not respond.
A recent study by the Federal Reserve cited that non-housing, household debt has risen 3.3% in the last quarter of 2013. And a majority of US households indicated a financial setback of $5,000 or more would be a major financial catastrophe Much of it can be attributed to the fact that 2/3’s of US households don’t have a spending plan.
At FORUM Credit Union, we take the security of our members very seriously. After a detailed investigation, our research indicates that our systems are safe from the Heartbleed Bug.
For millions of Americans, they have or will soon receive a tax refund check this year. This year’s average refund check has been nearly $2,900 per return. There are several prudent choices for your tax refund and even a few fun ways to spend it if you just have to spend the refund.
With the first quarter of the year already gone it might be time to look at those resolutions that you formulated at the start of the year. If like some, many of your New Year’s resolutions have gone by the wayside. If those forgotten resolutions are financially related there is still time to get them back on track.
If you have kids, no matter the age, you’ve probably at one point at least thought about how to
pay for college someday. If you don’t already have a plan in place, or if you have a plan, but
you’d like additional suggestions, we have a couple ideas to help you get started
A reminder to members who may be running Windows XP and accessing FORUM’s home banking product, CU Online, that April 8 marks the date Microsoft ends support for this operating system.
Spring cleaning doesn’t just have to be for around the house. Your finances may be in need of a little spring cleanup as well. There are several important areas of your financial situation that probably need a review annually.