September 8, 2017
Yesterday, September 7, Equifax announced they experienced a cybersecurity incident potentially impacting approximately 143 million U.S. consumers. To read more about the details of this breach you can visit www.equifaxsecurity2017.com. This will be your best resource for finding out any details about this incident.
On this website you can also find out if your personal information was compromised during this attack. If your data was part of the compromise, you may sign up for credit file monitoring and identity theft protection which […]
September 6, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers go out too Southeast Texas and everyone impacted by Harvey. RCFCU is here to assist those affected in whatever way needed. Below is FEMA’s resources readily available to everyone affected by Harvey.
FEMA Assistance: Registering online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov, is the quickest way to register for FEMA assistance. If you are unable to access the internet, you can also call at 1-800-621-3362.
To talk to a professional who can help you cope with emotional distress from the storm, […]
August 10, 2017
Q: Is there any way to get through the back-to-school season without spending a small fortune?
A: Back-to-school time is the second largest shopping season of the year. If all that spending makes your head pound, take heart. River City Federal Credit Union has your back! We’ll help you navigate it with your budget and sanity intact. Read on for 12 back-to-school saving tips.
1.) Do a house-wide sweep
Before you spend a penny, scour your closets and drawers to see what […]
August 10, 2017
Beware The Make-A-Wish Charity Scam!
Sadly, hundreds of crooks hide behind the veil of charities. They’ll impersonate known charities or create a bogus one, then solicit funds and pocket the cash.
Most recently, scammers have abused the name of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, an organization dedicated to granting the most longed-for wishes of terminally ill children.
Here’s how it works.
The scammer calls the victim and announces they’ve won hundreds of thousands of dollars in an alleged sweepstakes conducted by Make-A-Wish. The caller claims to […]
August 10, 2017
An Interactive Financial Website That Teaches Kids Money Management:
If you’re like most parents, you’re always trying to sneak a financial lesson in somewhere. Whether it’s warning your kids about blowing their allowance on candy or refusing to buy the latest gadget just because you want them to hear a “no,” you likely use every opportunity to give your kids financial smarts for life.
Well, your job just got a whole lot easier! With the Rich Kid Smart Kid (RKSK) website, your […]
August 2, 2017
RCFCU is hosting a First Day Back-to-School Photo Contest!!
One lucky winner will be awarded a $150 VISA gift card
To celebrate the first day back to school, River City FCU presents a photo contest, encouraging submissions from parents of children partaking in the first day of school. Students can range from Pre-K all the way to University level!
Snap a creative, unique, fun photo of the first day back to school and follow these two steps:
#1. Make sure you follow RCFCU on one […]
July 21, 2017
Credit cards are an important financial tool, but they need to be used responsibly. Here’s how to know you’re okay.
You can easily pay more than just the minimum payment each month.
You don’t rely on your credit card for everyday purchases.
You are using less than 30% of your credit limit.
You never take out cash advances.
You use it mostly for large, necessary expenses.
You read all the fine print in every letter you receive from your credit card company.
For more information call 210-225-6866 […]
July 3, 2017
Independence Day Celebrations, Yesterday And Today
Do you know exactly what happened on July 4, 1776? What do our Fourth of July celebrations commemorate, and why?
The Reason We Celebrate July 4
July 4, 1776, is the date written on the original Declaration of Independence, even though it wasn’t signed until Aug. 2 of the same year. July 4 was the day in which the Continental Congress officially agreed and approved the final edits to the document that Thomas Jefferson wrote. It declared […]
June 29, 2017
River City FCU will be partnering with TAMU Colonias Program on the 3rd Annual Ready, Set, Learn Back-2-School Fest.
RCFCU will be hosting a School Supply Drive to benefit the students within our community starting July 1 – July 28.
Drop off your donations at any of the 6 River City FCU Branches.
Top 3 School Supplies needed:
Got questions? Give us a call 210-225-6866!
June 29, 2017
Maybe it’s your first time visiting a car lot as a would-be buyer, and you’re beaming with anticipation and nerves while taking this next big step in your life. Maybe it’s just time to upgrade to something fresh and new. Whatever the case, there’s one big question weighing on everyone’s mind: Do I buy new or used?
There’s no right answer to this question. Much of it depends on your personal situation. Here are a few key factors to help you […]