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How to Avoid ID Theft!

How to Avoid ID Theft!

How to Avoid ID Theft! Identity theft and scams can cost you money; learn the common-sense precautions that can keep you safe. Attend our free financial workshop, “How to Avoid Identity Theft”, Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Mid Oregon Credit Union, 1386 NE Cushing Drive, Bend. Presenting this class will be Detective …

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Credit Blues? Things You Can Do To Improve!

Credit Blues? Things You Can Do To Improve!

What can you do to improve your score? The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), on their Consumer Information webpage on “Credit Scores”, provides this informative recap: Credit scoring systems are complex and vary among creditors or insurance companies and for different types of credit or insurance. If one factor changes, your score may change — but …

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Marrying Your Finances

Marrying Your Finances

Before you say “I do,” it’s a good idea for the two of you to talk about finances and agree on how you’ll handle them. This will ensure your marriage gets off to a good start. Financial Baggage Have a discussion about how you’ll handle premarital debt. Will your spouse be solely responsible for paying …

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