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Digital Wallets: What They Are and How They Work

May 24, 2019 | 2 minute read

Just like it sounds, a Digital Wallet is an electronic form of a physical wallet, allowing you to add your credit and debit cards so you can make payments digitally. Digital Wallets are a...

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7 Features to Increase Your Online and Mobile Banking Security

May 10, 2019 | 3 minute read

With the ease and convenience of online banking and mobile apps, it's no wonder why so many view them as invaluable tools. You can manage your accounts, transfer funds, make payments to anyone,...

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Purchase Rewards Just for Credit Cards? Not anymore!

Oct 11, 2018 | 2 minute read

If you are like most people, you probably associate Purchase Rewards with your credit card, but did you know you can earn purchase rewards when you use your GECU checking account’s debit card?...

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Phishing and How to Recognize It

Jun 25, 2018 | 3 minute read

What is Phishing?

Phishing is a cyber attack used to obtain personal or financial information, including login credentials and credit card numbers. It occurs when an attacker, disguised as a...

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5 Smart Money Habits to Practice

May 14, 2018 | 2 minute read

 

Conquering your financial goals isn’t a simple task, but creating, and sticking to, smarter spending habits will help both your money go further and you get closer to financial freedom.

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5 Tips for a Secure Mobile Banking Experience

Mar 22, 2018 | 2 minute read

Mobile banking is a secure, convenient way to manage your finances. Accessing your accounts on mobile devices can actually be safer than using computers because they are more secure against...

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How to Shop Safely Online

Mar 6, 2018 | 2 minute read

Shopping online has become easier than ever right from your computer or smartphone. But so has the increasing possibility of your private information ending up in the wrong hands. Protect your...

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Defending Yourself Against Identity Theft

Feb 28, 2018 | 3 minute read

As technology advances, thieves are adapting to keep up. Review some common cybersecurity threats thieves may use to attempt to steal your account information or your identity.

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Master the Holidays from the Palm of Your Hand

Dec 14, 2017 | 3 minute read

This holiday season, spend more time with your family and less time worrying about your finances. In addition to checking your balance on-the-go, consider using a mobile app to safely monitor and...

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7 Ways to Prevent Identity Theft this Holiday Season

Dec 8, 2017 | 2 minute read

While we may not want to think about identity theft, unfortunately, criminals are on the prowl during the holiday season. It’s important to stay alert and prevent identity theft in any way...

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