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Wallet-Friendly Tips in a Post-Pandemic World

Jun 11, 2021 | 3 minute read

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine lifted the state’s mask mandate and COVID-19 health orders on June 2nd; and Kentucky is soon to follow with Gov. Andy Beshear removing capacity restrictions and most mask...

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Steer Clear of Elder Financial Abuse

Apr 26, 2021 | 5 minute read

By 2060, it’s anticipated the percentage of the population age 65 and older will be double what it is today.1 Seniors already make up a large portion of the nation’s wealth, leading to concerns...

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7 Fast Facts About Filing Your 2020 Taxes

Mar 1, 2021 | 2 minute read

Tax Season Snapshot

Updates as of 3.26.2021

  • On March 24th, Ohio Tax Commissioner Jeff McClain announced Ohio is extending the state tax filing deadline from April 15th to May 17th.
  • On March 17th,...
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How to Use Mobile Payment Apps for Cashless Payments

Jun 11, 2020 | 4 minute read

In the last few years, cash payments have steadily been on the decline.1 Thanks to relatively new technology, mobile payment apps, it’s easier than ever to send or receive money electronically to...

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The 12 Best Mobile Banking Features You Need to Use

Apr 30, 2020 | 5 minute read

Managing your money is even easier when you can access accounts right from your smartphone. Mobile banking apps have evolved and if you’re just using your app to check balances, you’re potentially...

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10 Must-Have Account Alerts for Better Money Management

Feb 13, 2020 | 5 minute read

If you’re an online banking or mobile app user, you probably feel pretty comfortable when it comes to: checking your balances, transferring money, making payments, and monitoring everyday...

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Digital Wallets: What They Are and How They Work

May 24, 2019 | 3 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 | 4 minute read

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

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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 | 4 minute read

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 trusted entity, tricks...

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