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January 28, 2010

Finance professors from the University of Chicago and Northwestern University released their latest version of the Financial Trust Index this week. This report gauges Americans' trust and approval of our nation's financial system.Here's what the report found:Credit unions had a 58% ap...

January 27, 2010

With the rising costs of health insurance, many companies are encouraging employees to participate in a high deductible health plan and take advantage of a health savings account or HSA. An HSA is a different way to save for future health care expenses. HSAs enable you to pay for current health expe...

January 22, 2010

One of the most important services that our local credit union provides to our members is our free member education seminars. We have finalized our schedule for 2010 and there are some exciting opportunities for you to learn how to manage money better this year.Learn tips to help save mone...

January 20, 2010

Financial Center is joining in the efforts of people all around the world in helping to raise money for the earthquake victims in Haiti. Credit Union members are now able to make a donation directly from their accounts to the American Red Cross.Members may make donations by visiting any Financial Ce...

January 15, 2010

Your Indianapolis credit union will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 18th. We will resume business on Tuesday, January 19th.Members may still access their credit union accounts via online banking, our bank by phone system, mobile banking, and our ATMs....

January 11, 2010

Recently ABC News reported on consumers moving their banking accounts to smaller community banks and their local credit union.If your Indianapolis bank is raising its fees and treating you unfairly as a consumer, consider moving your accounts to an Indianapolis credit union. Financial Cent...

January 07, 2010

Suze Orman recently published her easy money to-do list for 2010. Orman has three steps for readers to get their "financial house in order."1. Get a grip.2. Find hidden savings.3. Build security.Under step 2 Orman suggests that readers check out a local credit union. She wrote, "Credi...

January 06, 2010

People across Indianapolis are anxiously awaiting the looming winter storm that is set to begin at some point later tonight and continue until Friday. This inevitably causes a rush at the local grocery store to buy milk, bread, and eggs (also known as "The French Toast Rush"). Salt trucks ...

January 04, 2010

Financial Center, an Indianapolis credit union, welcomes J. Kevin Ryan as its new CEO. With over 28 years experience in the financial services industry, Mr. Ryan brings an abundance of knowledge to the local Credit Union. He has been involved in the credit union movement for the past 23 ye...

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