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7 Ways to Avoid Credit Card Fraud

  • October 27th, 2016

As optimistic as I like to be about the world, the realistic truth is that there are really bad people who are good at stealing credit card information. To be aware of the problem is one step toward prevention—you can’t prevent a problem that you don’t acknowledge. While a true solution to stopping fraud has yet to be discovered (other than simply not using credit cards), some tips and tricks for preventing credit card fraud are available (and are super simple).

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Raising Your Chances at Landing That Raise

  • October 27th, 2016

Some people say “More money, more problems.” Well, that’s not what I’ve experienced—especially when it comes to negotiating wages and asking for raises. In the employment world, consider yourself a product and your wage as the company’s investment in you. It’s time to show the company a high ROI, and pitch the case for a higher investment. From economic inflation to employee retention, there are many reasons to ask for a raise. When the time came for me to request a raise, I took a few steps to increase my chances of success.

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Living On Your Own And “Bill Time”

  • October 5th, 2016

 

Living on your own for the first time can be empowering. It means having independence and all the things that come with it. Some of those things—like not having to share a bathroom—are wonderful. Others—like killing spiders yourself—are not so fun. And leading the pack in the not-so-fun category: bills.

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Yes, You Can Play Santa This Year

  • October 4th, 2016

This year, don't let Santa take all the credit. Spread joy and cheer with a Holiday Fast Cash Loan from Fort Worth Community Credit Union! Quickly get the cash you need for gifts, holiday travel, or even home decor. No…

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11 Ways to Save in College

  • September 28th, 2016

On a college campus you’ll hear the phrase “I’m broke” almost as much as “Let’s hangout.” Instead of missing out on the fun, know what expenses to expect and how to handle them with proven tips from a college senior.

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