Welcome To Making Money Prosper

At every stage in life, we all need a routine checkup for our financial health. That is why we’ve launched Making Money Prosper! This blog is dedicated to you, our PEFCU members. We’re here to help you live your best financial life by teaching you to successfully save, invest, and manage your money. Adulting can … Read More

July 6, 2020PEFCU Perks, We Are PEFCU No Comments

At every stage in life, we all need a routine checkup for our financial health. That is why we’ve launched Making Money Prosper! This blog is dedicated to you, our PEFCU members. We’re here to help you live your best financial life by teaching you to successfully save, invest, and manage your money. Adulting can … Read More

Manage your cards with Card Controls

At PEFCU, we give you the power to control your financial future—and your financial present—with the Card Control feature in our Mobile Banking app. With Card Control, you can be assured that when you need to take swift action to secure your cards, you will have the access you need.   This tool gives you an extra layer of security over your PEFCU debit and … Read More

October 19, 2020PEFCU Perks No Comments

At PEFCU, we give you the power to control your financial future—and your financial present—with the Card Control feature in our Mobile Banking app. With Card Control, you can be assured that when you need to take swift action to secure your cards, you will have the access you need.   This tool gives you an extra layer of security over your PEFCU debit and … Read More

PEFCU Credit Card Rewards: Music

Love Music? Then ScoreCard® rewards will be music to your ears. Every time you use your PEFCU Visa® Credit Card, there is an opportunity to earn reward points. With your rewards points, you can easily redeem your points for good vibrations.   Digital Album Downloads  You can download albums with your ScoreCard Rewards Points. Got one favorite workout tune? You can pick … Read More

October 19, 2020PEFCU Perks No Comments

Love Music? Then ScoreCard® rewards will be music to your ears. Every time you use your PEFCU Visa® Credit Card, there is an opportunity to earn reward points. With your rewards points, you can easily redeem your points for good vibrations.   Digital Album Downloads  You can download albums with your ScoreCard Rewards Points. Got one favorite workout tune? You can pick … Read More

#ICUDAY: Inspiring Hope for a Global Community 

Why do hundreds of millions of people worldwide choose credit unions? Because credit unions have a “people-first” philosophy that impels them to constantly improve their communities and the lives of their members. That local service feeds a worldwide network that reaches more than 274 million members across the globe. On October 15, 2020, join credit … Read More

October 13, 2020We Are PEFCU 3 Comments

Why do hundreds of millions of people worldwide choose credit unions? Because credit unions have a “people-first” philosophy that impels them to constantly improve their communities and the lives of their members. That local service feeds a worldwide network that reaches more than 274 million members across the globe. On October 15, 2020, join credit … Read More

4 Must-Try Personal Finance Apps

Getting your finances in check can be hard. Fortunately, technology makes it easier to manage your personal finances. There are many applications to help with your budget goals. Each provides a unique approach to help you manage your money. We’ve done a little digging for you. Check out these budgeting apps to find out what works best for you!   You Need a Budget (YNAB) How it helps: YNAB is all about budgeting. … Read More

October 12, 2020Wallet Wins No Comments

Getting your finances in check can be hard. Fortunately, technology makes it easier to manage your personal finances. There are many applications to help with your budget goals. Each provides a unique approach to help you manage your money. We’ve done a little digging for you. Check out these budgeting apps to find out what works best for you!   You Need a Budget (YNAB) How it helps: YNAB is all about budgeting. … Read More

PEFCU Credit Card Rewards: Travel

After sheltering in place for several months, you must be itching to explore new territory. Why not take advantage of the rewards that come with the PEFCU Visa® Credit Card? Whether you’re taking a road trip, boarding a plane, or cruising the seas, your ScoreCard® reward points can help you make it to your next destination. You can find the best ways to use … Read More

October 12, 2020Uncategorized No Comments

After sheltering in place for several months, you must be itching to explore new territory. Why not take advantage of the rewards that come with the PEFCU Visa® Credit Card? Whether you’re taking a road trip, boarding a plane, or cruising the seas, your ScoreCard® reward points can help you make it to your next destination. You can find the best ways to use … Read More

CO-OP ATM Network

We get it. In times like these, you want the ability to access cash whenever you need it. The good news is that PEFCU is now part of the CO-OP ATM Network, which gives you access to more ATMs.   What is the CO-OP?  CO-OP Financial Services understands that valued credit union members like you appreciate … Read More

October 5, 2020PEFCU Perks No Comments

We get it. In times like these, you want the ability to access cash whenever you need it. The good news is that PEFCU is now part of the CO-OP ATM Network, which gives you access to more ATMs.   What is the CO-OP?  CO-OP Financial Services understands that valued credit union members like you appreciate … Read More

PEFCU Credit Card Rewards: Charity

You have a big heart, don’t you? You are always looking for opportunities to give to those in need. With the PEFCU Visa® Credit Card, you can give your ScoreCard® reward points to charitable organizations. It is one more reason that you’ll want to hold on to your PEFCU Visa® card.   Local Charities  Scorecard® allows you to search for local charities, allowing you to see your community change up close. Choose … Read More

October 5, 2020PEFCU Perks, Wallet Wins No Comments

You have a big heart, don’t you? You are always looking for opportunities to give to those in need. With the PEFCU Visa® Credit Card, you can give your ScoreCard® reward points to charitable organizations. It is one more reason that you’ll want to hold on to your PEFCU Visa® card.   Local Charities  Scorecard® allows you to search for local charities, allowing you to see your community change up close. Choose … Read More

Financially Preparing for the Unknown 

Predicting the future down to every detail is impossible. Now more than ever, people are questioning the future of their health, finances, and careers. We understand this is troubling.  One lesson you can learn as you look ahead is how prepared you are for financial uncertainties. Many events in life are unpredictable, but you can plan financial stability through sudden setbacks.   Here are a few tips to help you plan for the unknown and improve your current financial life:  Stick with Your Savings Plan.  If possible, keep working as much as you … Read More

September 14, 2020Future Planning, Wallet Wins No Comments

Predicting the future down to every detail is impossible. Now more than ever, people are questioning the future of their health, finances, and careers. We understand this is troubling.  One lesson you can learn as you look ahead is how prepared you are for financial uncertainties. Many events in life are unpredictable, but you can plan financial stability through sudden setbacks.   Here are a few tips to help you plan for the unknown and improve your current financial life:  Stick with Your Savings Plan.  If possible, keep working as much as you … Read More

Why a Good Credit Score Matters

You’ve heard by now, more than once, that it is important to have a good credit score. While this sounds good and wise, the importance of a high credit score often doesn’t sink in until you see it in black and white.  We want you to understand that a good credit score matters in very real ways. The following example will … Read More

September 1, 2020Wallet Wins No Comments

You’ve heard by now, more than once, that it is important to have a good credit score. While this sounds good and wise, the importance of a high credit score often doesn’t sink in until you see it in black and white.  We want you to understand that a good credit score matters in very real ways. The following example will … Read More

Car Buying 101: What You Need To Know

Where to start? Who said that buying your first car would be easy? Chances are that you’ve received lots of unhelpful and conflicting advice on your way to the dealership. So, before you take that test drive, here are six car buying basics that you should know:  Loan pre–approval is your most powerful negotiation tool. Get this first! If you know your approval limit and interest … Read More

July 6, 2020Borrowing Basics 3 Comments

Where to start? Who said that buying your first car would be easy? Chances are that you’ve received lots of unhelpful and conflicting advice on your way to the dealership. So, before you take that test drive, here are six car buying basics that you should know:  Loan pre–approval is your most powerful negotiation tool. Get this first! If you know your approval limit and interest … Read More