May 3, 2018

Beware Social Media Scams!

Over the last few years, social media scams have exploded, with fake Twitter and Facebook profiles increasing by 100% in just one year. That also means there are several types of social media scams, most which involve a phishing scheme component.

Here’s how it happens: Scammers try to “friend” you by creating a bogus profile or cloning the profile of someone you know. Then, they’ll get you to share personal information by asking you random questions. Meanwhile, you’re unknowingly giving […]

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May 3, 2018

7 Ways To Spring Clean For Extra Cash

When that first delightful spring breeze starts blowing, you know it’s time to get your house in shape. But there’s more than just a neat house awaiting the end of all that hard work. With just a few steps, you can put some extra cash in your wallet.

1.) Trade in your electronics

Gather all those old gadgets and devices you no longer use and bring them to your local electronics store. They’ll likely offer you a gift card for your treasures. […]

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May 3, 2018

How Should I Use My Tax Refund?

Q: I’m getting a tax refund that’s more than I expected this year. How can I use it responsibly?

A: Whenever you receive an unexpected windfall, it’s always smart to be proactive about how you’ll spend it instead of letting it just blow through your checking account.

Below, we’ve listed some do’s and don’ts for you to consider.

Do: Pay down debt

Consider earmarking 20% or more of your windfall toward paying down high-interest debt […]

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May 1, 2018

Bandera Branch Closure

Effective Wednesday, May 2, 2018, River City Federal Credit Union will permanently close its Bandera location (inside H-E-B Plus) 9238 N. Loop 1604 W. & Bandera Rd., San Antonio, TX 78249. We invite you to visit a nearby shared branch location and to continue to utilize our additional service options, including rcityonline banking, and rcitymobile banking/deposit. For more information go to rivercityfcu.org/2018branchchanges.

 

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April 4, 2018

Branch Changes

River City FCU is always evaluating our products and services, hours of operation, technology, staff, and branch locations to ensure that we are serving the needs of our members and doing what is best for the membership and the credit union. Therefore we will be making the following changes:

Branch Closure: Effective Wednesday, May 2, 2018, River City Federal Credit Union will permanently close its Bandera location (inside H-E-B Plus) 9238 N. Loop 1604 W. & Bandera Rd., San Antonio, TX […]

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April 4, 2018

Love & Finances

What happens when you and your partner have different approaches toward money? RCFCU is here to the rescue! Read on for the ultimate guide to discussing finances with your partner.

1.) Create a Savings Plan

Have a goal and start talking numbers. How much would we need to save for a down payment?

Together, create a savings plan that will help you reach your shared goal. Work out exactly how much money you’d need to […]

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March 20, 2018

2018 rcityscholars

Calling all High School Seniors!
Apply for a $1,500.00 RCFCU Scholarship Today!
Submission Requirements

To be considered for the scholarship, each applicant must submit the following:

Completed and signed copy of the 2018 rcityscholars application form (can be picked up from any of our branches or printed from our website)

Application form must be signed by the applicant and the applicant’s parent or legal guardian if the applicant is under 18 years of age.

Your answer to the following question in one of the formats listed below: […]

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March 12, 2018

Beware Of Business Scams

How much would you pay for the opportunity to work at home and earn six figures in less than 90 days? That’s what the Digital Altitude company promised: You pay for training and coaching, and you’ll be shown how you can pull in the big bucks almost effortlessly.

Digital Altitude then systematically defrauded victims out of more than $14 million, providing little more than some training videos and several PDF documents.

Unfortunately, most people made little or no money through this job-training […]

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March 12, 2018

Energy Saving Tips

Ecologists are always searching for ways to save our environment. Focusing on energy-efficient appliances is one aspect of this endeavor. In fact, 30% of the charges on your electric statement stem from your appliances. That’s why the government and many appliance manufacturers are replacing standard devices with new energy-saving models.

Is one of your appliances on the blink? Before running out to purchase a new model, consider if it’s worth contacting a technician to fix your machine. Since prices for electrical […]

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March 11, 2018

Community Shred Day

RCFCU has partnered with Select FCU, CPS/IBEW FCU, and Texas Workforce Credit Union for a Community Shred Day! Bring your confidential personal and business documents to be professionally shredded!

Please join us Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 1002 Camden, San Antonio, Texas, 78215. From 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

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