Welcome to the CFCU blog. Here you will find financial tips and tricks as well as up-to-date information on the happenings at Communication Federal Credit Union.

Scams to be Aware of

Every year, CFCU members, as well as members of other credit unions and banks, fall victim to fraudulent activities that can cost thousands of dollars. CFCU takes active measures to protect your accounts from intrusion, but it is important for you to take steps to keep your accounts, devices, and funds secure. Common Scams “Microsoft”…

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Scams to be Aware of in 2020

Staying Secure Online

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and we’ve put together a quick list of tips to help keep you safe online. Use a strong, unique password with a mix of uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and symbols. Do not reuse the same password for different websites. Reusing the same password across the web can make all…

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Staying Secure Online

International Credit Union Day Giveaway

Help us celebrate the global credit union movement and get a chance to win a $150 Amazon gift card!* What do you enjoy most about being a CFCU member? We’d love to know! Fill out and submit the form below to enter the giveaway. Entries will be accepted through October 30, 2020. * Giveaway Rules: You…

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International Credit Union Day 2020

Virtual Seminar: Budgeting for Success

Join us (virtually) on Wednesday, October 14 from 12-12:30 p.m. Central Time for our free Budgeting for Success seminar! Jason and Lori from CFCU will be hosting the event and going over the importance of having a budget, and how you can make a realistic budget that you can stick to. This virtual seminar will cover:…

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Get Your Credit Back on Track

Virtual Seminar: Get Your Credit Back on Track

Join us (virtually) on Thursday, September 24 from 12-12:30 p.m. Central Time for our free Get Your Credit Back on Track seminar! Jason and Lori from CFCU will be hosting the event and going over the importance of credit scores, what they are, and how you can improve yours. This virtual seminar is a great opportunity…

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Get Your Credit Back on Track

Is Unemployment Income Taxable?

Don’t Let Taxable Unemployment Benefits Catch You Off-Guard Many Americans who were both directly and indirectly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic have found it necessary to file for unemployment benefits. These benefits provide much-needed relief, but there are a few tax-implications that could loom on the horizon for recipients. Unemployment benefits, including the additional $600…

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Is Unemployment Income Taxable