August 1, 2018

Mission: Stuff The Backpacks 2018

Help us help elementary students start off this school year right. Join River City FCU’s Mission: Stuff the Backpacks, a school supply drive to benefit Ready, Set, Learn! Back-2-School Fest 2018. Now through August 20, 2018, donate school supplies at any four of the RCFCU branches.

The top three most requested school supplies are:
– Crayons
– Markers
– Spirals

Other requested school supplies include: (but not limited to)
– Backpacks
– Folders
– Glue
– Pencils
– Safety scissors

All contributions will benefit Virginia Myers Elementary School. Share photos of […]

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July 17, 2018

Feeling Stuck In Your Car Loan? Refinancing Could Be The Solution!

Bills are a lot like bad weather. They’re going to come anyway, so you might as well not try to

fix them, right? For some bills, that is the case. For others, you can make a drastic difference in your monthly budget with a little legwork.

One of the bills you can change is your car payment. Refinancing your vehicle loan can lead to a lower monthly payment, a shorter term, or both! This depends on a wide range of factors, including […]

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July 13, 2018

Nine Ways To Enjoy Summer On A Budget

You can still have fun this summer, even if you are on a budget! Consider these nine budget friendly ideas when planning your fun in the sun.

Check out neighborhood business freebies. This includes shows, demonstrations and activities that local businesses host to generate summer traffic.
Visit the library. You’ll find free crafts for kids, story time, discussion groups and other fun ways to enjoy summer at no cost.
Embrace the outdoors. Think hiking trails, beaches, scenic lookouts and stargazing in your backyard.
Set […]

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July 13, 2018

Is It Time to Stop Procrastinating About Your Financial Plan?

Is It Time to Stop Procrastinating About Your Financial Plan?

Some things to think about as you get started with your strategy.

Provided by Karen Gonzales

 

First, look at your expenses and your debt. Review your core living expenses (such as a mortgage payment, car payment, etc.). Can any core expenses be reduced? Investing aside, you position yourself to gain ground financially when income rises, debt shrinks, and expenses decrease or stabilize.

Maybe you should pay […]

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June 26, 2018

Mobile Deposit Endorsement

Effective July 1, 2018, all mobile check deposits will be required to have a restrictive endorsement stating “For Mobile Deposit Only to River City FCU.” The endorsement restriction is being implemented by financial institutions due to a change in regulations. This regulation update was made in order to limit the instances of duplicate check presentments involving mobile deposit.

See the example below for the full endorsement sample:

Before making your mobile check deposit, be sure that […]

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June 26, 2018

Home Buyer Seminar

Considering or looking to purchase a house? Join us on Saturday, August 11 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm for a free Home Buying Seminar at our Augusta Branch!

This seminar will give you valuable insights on how to prepare for the home buying process. Get your real estate questions answered by realtor Donna Blue, along with our team of experts. Other details of this event include:

Open to Everyone
Home Inspector On-site
Refreshments Served

All attendees have a chance to win a $25 gift […]

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June 26, 2018

Double Extra Awards

It’s summer time and that means it’s vacation time! Pack up your family and take that special trip of your dreams! Beginning June 1 through August 31, you’ll earn DOUBLE Extra Awards points on all travel-related purchases1. No paperwork is necessary… just start swiping! We hope you have the summer of your dreams!

With the Extra Awards program, you earn one point for every $1 spent on qualified purchases. Redeem your points and use them toward travel […]

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June 26, 2018

Financial Stress: Meet Your Relief

Financial setbacks come in all shapes and sizes. It may be an expensive household or car repair or a medical emergency. Often, these situations have a tendency to snowball and become much larger problems. Whatever the situation, it can seem impossible to plan for every financial emergency. That is why your River City FCU family has developed products and services to help you through these rough financial circumstances.

• Budgeting and Planning: Our partner, GreenPath Financial […]

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June 8, 2018

Meet Your New Pal… The MyCash PAL!

River City FCU is excited to introduce our newest loan product… the MyCash PAL. It’s the alternative to those predatory payday loans!

We developed this product to help our members who…

Find themselves low on cash between paydays
Have a trouble credit history and worry about getting other loans
Have an immediate need for emergency cash
Are stuck in the payday lending cycle and want to break free!

We want to partner with our members to make their financial future bright! We’ve developed many products and […]

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June 6, 2018

Enterprise Car Sales: 1 Day Sale Event

Trade-in before you miss out. Join us for a 1-day sale event on Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 10:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. RCFCU and our partners at Enterprise Car Sales have great vehicle deals waiting for you!

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