Is a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) Right for Me?

A Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) is a popular way to take advantage of the equity a homeowner has in their house in order to accomplish some financial goals. With interest rates still at historic lows, repayment under this method could be more affordable than other loan types. Let’s take a look at a …

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Fast Payday Loans

  “Fast payday loans,” which are also called “cash advances,” “check advances,” and “post-dated check loans,” are an increasingly popular way to get fast cash. All someone needs in order to obtain a payday loan is proof of employment, a utility bill, a checking account, and a driver’s license. In today’s digital world, you can …

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Cooking with CTFCU: Thanksgiving Edition

The CTFCU staff is sharing their favorite go-to recipes! Check them out below:

Socially Distant Halloween

Halloween is right around the corner, and much like other holidays in 2020, COVID-19 has changed the way that we will celebrate. Many states have canceled their spooky festivities and have recommended that trick-or-treaters stay home this year. Learning to adjust our traditions while still maintaining social distance can be a challenge. CTFCU is here …

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Back to School in 2020

With every transition, proper mindset and preparation is key to overcoming obstacles, and the 2020 school year is no exception. Whether your school district is starting off the year exclusively with distance learning, going back to in-person learning five days a week, or they’ve settled on something in between, CTFCU has you covered. Here’s our …

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Fraud Prevention Series: College Tuition Scams

August is here and college students and their parents, are caught up in a frenzy of preparations making them more likely to fall victim to scams. Here at CTFCU, our biggest priority is the financial wellness of our members, and that includes keeping them and their money safe. To ensure member safety, we put together …

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Fraud Prevention Series: Employment Scams

Finding a new career opportunity can be stressful.  Especially when a job offer seems to meet all of your requirements, you may wonder if it’s too good to be true.  The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has warned of a surge in employment scams, and those in the market for a new job, or looking for …

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CTFCU Grilling Hacks

Nothing says summer like the mouthwatering smell of a flaming barbecue filled with delicious food. Are you ready for the season? CTFCU has 13 genius grilling hacks that will make your backyard the place to be this summer! 1. Use a muffin tray for condiments This grilling season, skip the condiment chaos by keeping all …

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Economic Impact Payment Card

    In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the United States Government has distributed stimulus funds to residents to help ease the negative financial impact from lost economic activity. Most American taxpayers will receive their funds via direct deposit into the bank account listed on their most recent tax return, but some will receive their …

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Father’s Day at Home

In previous years, celebrating your dad and other prominent father figures in your life meant going to restaurants, attending a sports game, or hosting a barbeque. This year’s Father’s Day is quite different than before, but what does this mean for your plans? While some state governments have lifted stay at home orders, many businesses …

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