Ready to start #investing? Great! Start by determining your risk tolerance, and figure out what you’re investing for (retirement, income growth, etc.) Then you’ll want to pick how you’ll invest.
Student loan #forgiveness is a tremendous benefit for anyone laboring under a mountain of student loan debt, and it’s not hard to get as long as you follow the steps carefully.
With #inflation hitting levels we haven’t seen in decades, sticking to a monthly budget is getting tougher all the time. You can do it with some effort, though! When it comes to your luxuries,
Your credit score is a three-digit number that is used to determine whether you’ll get approved for financial products like credit cards and loans. Credit scores typically range from 300 to 850,
Did you know that 73% of millennials do all their shopping on their smartphones? It’s not surprising, really. The world of commerce is constantly becoming more digitized as retailers focus on
#Cybersecurity Month is coming up, and that means it’s time to take a long, hard look at how you’re protecting your devices and your data. We’ve got a comprehensive guide to keep you safe!
If you drive a car and own a phone, you’ve likely been targeted by this scam once or twice – or maybe even a thousand times.
It’s no secret that impulse buys can wreak havoc on even the most carefully constructed budget, but learning to curb those impulses is an ongoing struggle. Here’s a strategy you can use to
It reads like a crime drama, but have you ever heard of digital #kidnapping? A creepy crook takes over your social media accounts and demands ransom to give them back. Or, even weirder, they
Has it ever occurred to you that fantasy #football is a lot like investing? You have to “draft” the right portfolio of stocks, keeping emotion out of it, monitor them carefully through the
Once your child begins amassing their own money and actually has some purchasing power, you can start teaching them how to separate wants from needs.
Believe it or not, you should make room in your monthly #budget for indulgences! Without a little fun every month, you’ll be tempted to go off the rails in a big way at some point and really blow
When your child graduates toddlerhood for preschool, they will likely be old enough to understand abstract ideas. You can now begin teaching them deeper concepts about money.
Nothing makes you look forward to the empty nest years more than back-to-school shopping time, but follow our #shopping tips and you’ll save time and money!
Financial Literacy for Kids, an educational series. Did you know that lifelong money habits can be well set by the time a child is 7 years old? We all want our kids to grow into financially healthy
Creating a #budget is one of the most vital parts of financial wellness, and it’s actually one of the simplest. As long as you keep paying attention as the month goes along and tracking your
With gas prices higher than they’ve ever been, more and more people are choosing #electric vehicles (EVs). But are they a good choice?
Getting out from under #debt can be tough, but if you pick a solid strategy and stick to it, you can do it! Organize your debt, pick how you want to attack it, and do what you can to maximize your
Online shopping is quick, easy, convenient … and rife with #scams. From lookalike sites to low-price, high-pressure “click now!” sales, scammers are out for your money and more.
Don’t let a busted #budget ruin your summer fun! We’ve got tips to help you prepare ahead of time for vacations, kids out of school, travel and everything else.
Scammers are not stopping. They keep find new strategies and creative ways to get your personal information and money. The tech support scam has been around for a while, but it is resurfacing in the
Mindless spending can be the undoing of the most carefully-crafted budget. Follow these tips to learn how to spend mindfully.
The grandparent scam has been around for decades, but technology has made it even easier for scammers to carry out. Find out what to watch for and how to avoid it!
Want to treat mom for Mother’s Day but you don’t want to break your budget? We’ve got some great ideas to help you put together a special day without spending too much.
Do you use QR codes to pay for goods and services? A spoofed code can cost you big bucks … and even your identity! We’ve got the info you need to spot fake codes.
It’s time to check your financial fitness! There’s a lot that goes into this money workout, but you’ll appreciate the new you in the end! We’ve got all you need to do laid out!
Do you know your credit score? It affects just about every facet of your life, so knowing what makes it rise or fall is important. We’ve got the info you need to get things in order!
The days are getting longer, and spring is almost here! There’s a whole list of things to do to get ready for the season, and we can help you get organized and get things done in no time.
By now, you’ve probably heard that interest rates are going to be increased by the Federal Reserve. What does that mean, and what does it mean for you? We’ve got the facts.
Ready to get that tax refund? Well, you’ll have to file first! Thanks to online filing, it’s simpler than ever, but it still pays to know about changes to the law that can bring you more money!
Do your finances need a bit of sprucing up this spring? We’ve got a set of tips that will help you get your money matters in order and help you prepare for summer fun!
Is your inbox crammed with offers for debt relief, sometimes almost overnight? Delete them all! Instant or quick-fix credit repair isn’t possible, and anyone offering that is scamming you.
If you’re looking to take out a mortgage and buy a new home in 2022, there’s a lot you need to know about how the market is behaving. We’ve got all the info you need!
Unless you want an ugly financial surprise when you graduate, it’s best to determine upfront if your proposed career path will support you. We can help you figure it out!
Don’t let myths and misconceptions about credit unions keep you from making your most solid financial choice!
Data breaches are everywhere, and sometimes it seems like you’re powerless to protect your data. Well, you’re not! We’ve got tips to help you minimize your risk.
Do the concepts of the metaverse and NFTs have your head spinning? We got some smart technical folks to explain them to us, and now we pass the info along to you!
Are you getting a tax refund this year? Not if a tax scammer gets to it first! We’ve got tips on how to protect yourself.
Let’s face it, inflation is driving costs up for everything. With winter showing its teeth at last, you might be staring down a high heating bill. We’ve got ways to keep it on a leash!
You know that tax preparer offering you double the refund for half the fee? It’s quite likely a scam. We’ll teach you how to spot tax preparer scams, and what to do if you fall for one!
Are you tired of making New Year’s resolutions only to see them all fall by the wayside by March? We’ve got some great ways to help you keep your financial resolutions this year!
Find a list of the 2022 holidays observed by Fond du Lac Credit Union and other dates closing early here.
Are the blues getting ahold of you after the holiday whirl? It’s natural, but we’ve got some great ways for you to shake them and get back to your happy self!
Did you know that robocalls can cost you money without selling you a single thing? That’s right! Just by answering them or, worse, calling them back, you can be on the hook. We’ve got the details!
Winter’s darkness provides extra opportunities for theft and fraud at ATMs. Use our list of tips to protect yourself and your money while you’re doing business at our machines!
So in spite of all the warnings, you still left your holiday shopping for the last minute? Lucky for you, we’ve got great hacks that will help you survive the season intact!
Here we are at open enrollment season again and you’re baffled by the options and flummoxed by the cost. We can help with some suggestions for plans to check out!
Thanks to supply chain issues, Black Friday will be a little different this year, but the scammers will still be around every corner. Find out how to spot them and steer clear!
It’s time for your holiday shopping! This is going to be a very challenging year in the stores and online, but we can help! Read our holiday shopping guide for great tips and advice!
If you’ve shopped for anything from gas to groceries lately, you know inflation is here in a big way. What’s causing it, and when is the situation likely to improve? We’ve got answers!
Are you worried that your password isn’t secure enough? Multi-factor authentication uses not just your password, but two or three other gateways to keep your accounts secure!
If you wait until Black Friday to start your holiday shopping this year, you’re going to be seriously out of luck. Find out why the best time to start ticking items off your list is right now!
Scammers change with the times, and now a lot of them are using cryptocurrency to pull off their crimes. Learn how to spot the new scams (and the old ones) and guard your money!
The used-car market is cooling off, but there’s still time to get a good return on your old jalopy.
If you’ve built up equity in your home, or the value of the home has increased, a home equity loan can be a great way to handle expenses at a low interest rate.
While spooks and scares (and candy) are tons of fun, the real-life scams that will scare you out of your money aren’t.
When you layout your monthly budget, one of the biggest tasks is to separate needs from wants.
Are you buried under a pile of debt and convinced you’ll never dig out? We’ve got plenty of tips to help!
Do you have your sights set on getting a motorcycle and hitting the open road? There’s a lot to consider, but we’ve got plenty of info and FDLCU can help with a loan, too!
The homebuying market is red-hot right now, but should that scare you out of buying? We’ve got some good reasons why you shouldn’t hold off on finding your dream home!
Just like physical health, being financially fit is crucial to your wellbeing, your future and your quality of life.
Has the thought of an RV crossed your mind as a vacation alternative? It’s a great concept, and worth considering for your next trip.
Which hits harder, an avalanche or a snowball? Well, when we’re talking about paying off debt, it can be a tough choice!
Are you looking for a new set of wheels? We’ve got a complete guide to help you find the best loan for you!
It seems like prices are skyrocketing everywhere, from the grocery store to the gas pump, but why?
Are you ready to hit the road for summer vacation? We’ve got plenty of tips to help you protect your budget from financial sunburn.
If you do any online shopping, you’ve seen “Buy Now, Pay Later” offers. Even retail stores are offering them. Are they a good idea? What are the pitfalls? We’ve got all the info you need!
After years of work, you’ve made it to graduation! You can celebrate, but be safe about it. Don’t share your grad photos and other info online to steer clear of scammers. We’ve got the info!
FDLCU is changing credit card providers in order to bring you improvements to our credit card program. Here's what you'll need to know.
Looking to do a little DIY home improvement? There are books and YouTube videos by the thousands to help you, and credit unions can help with financing. Just don’t get in over your head!
Who really reads all the fine print on a credit card offer? If you’re one of the many who don’t, you could be setting yourself up for a rude awakening. Read our guide to find out what to watch
Congratulations on deciding to bring a dog into your life! Now, to figure out how much your furry new friend will cost you. We’ve got a guide that will help!
There are tons of factors that go into getting your home mortgage and setting its price, and the interest rate you see today might not be the one you pay. We’ll tell you how to get the best deal!
Is your spring fever starting to kick in? Can you see the grass greening up and are you itching to get your hands in the dirt? We’ve got some great ways to save money this year!
You might be handy with a rake and broom, but have you done spring cleaning on your finances lately? We can help you get organized so you’ll have a wallet just as shiny as your house!
It’s your wedding day! Can you save money on everything that goes with it? Absolutely! We’ve got tips and tricks to make your special day a bargain!
If life has left you buried under a mountain of debt, you might be considering using debt consolidation to get out from under it all. Let FDLCU help you pick the right plan!
Tax time is here, and tax scams have come right along with them. We’ve got a handy list of 12 lines to listen for that will tell you that the voice on the line is a scammer!
Online shopping was already huge, but the pandemic has made it the only way a lot of us shop anymore. We can show you how to save the most money on your purchases!
Starting a new job? Congratulations! You might be wondering how to set yourself up for success. Fortunately, we’ve got plenty of tips!
Yes, you can have a romantic Valentine’s Day and still save money. We’ve got plenty of intel to help!
You know you need to build up your savings, but it always seems to get bumped down on your to-do list. Well, let’s get started!
Whatever your New Year’s resolutions might be, we’ve got apps to help. From weight loss to happiness, there’s an app for that!
Were you offered a chance to jump the line for the coronavirus vaccine for a price? That offer and many others like it are scams trying to get your money and info.
It’s time to take the headache out of tax season! Download your free e-book today.
Find a list of the 2021 holidays observed by Fond du Lac Credit Union and other dates closing early here.
Noah's Ark has closed for the rest of the 2020 season. Fond du Lac Credit Union will no longer be selling tickets this year.
Today we celebrate Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day, as the commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States.
FDLCU is paying close attention to the current COVID situation. Your safety, the safety of our employees and the larger community, are our top priorities.
Congratulations to FDLCU's two 2020 scholarship winners!
Reg D has been temporarily suspended by the Federal Reserve Board. This allows members the ability to conduct more phone transfers and ACH withdrawals out of their share account without penalty.
You might be wondering how and when your stimulus check will arrive to you. Find out here.
Avoid these current scams that work by taking advantage of those impacted by COVID-19.
Find a list of the 2020 holidays observed by Fond du Lac Credit Union and other dates closing early here.
Buzz Points is going away May 1, 2020. Here's how to redeem your points.
Learn 30 different ways to easily support your local community.
Bring your kids or grandkids and join us at Fond du Lac Credit Union on October 22 for mini pumpkin painting and treats!
The FDLCU Mobile Banking App is now available for download in both the App Store and Google Play Store!
Join us at Fond du Lac Credit Union for Taco Tuesday on August 27 from 11 am - 1:30 pm. Fresh, cooked-to-order food will be served by Chameleon Mobile!
Fond du Lac Credit Union introduces their new mobile banking experience for members.
In partner with Back to School FDL, Fond du Lac Credit Union is collecting school supplies this July for children in need, so that every child can start the school year ready to learn.
If you are depositing this type of check, be aware that the check may have a hold placed on it and to give it a few days to process through the credit union.
This June through July, stay tuned to see how you could win Dock Spider's Tickets!
Fond du Lac Credit Union has Breakfast on the Farm tickets available for June 23.
Congratulations to Michael and Grant! These two valued FDLCU Members won April's Saver's Sweepstakes® drawings. Michael won the statewide drawing, while Grant won our Credit Union level
Be on the lookout! Our Fond du Lac Credit Union piggy banks are on the move!
Want to save money while saving the Earth this Earth Day? Here's three ways on how.
Congratulations to our first ever Saver's Sweepstakes® winner, Kevin!
Fond du Lac Credit Union will be closed Saturday, September 2nd and Monday, September 4th in observance of Labor Day.
May 21 through May 27 is National EMS Week. We celebrate these amazing men and women and the work they do throughout the community.
The new chip debit cards are sent and will help to prevent fraud when used with your PIN at a merchant.
Fond du Lac Credit Union employees donate cash and supplies to the Solution Center.
We have received calls with questions about our new debit card and feel it might be helpful to post common questions and answers.
Fond du Lac Credit Union VISA debit cards will be replaced with MasterCard chip enhanced cards to take advantage of new payment security standards.
Fond du Lac Credit Union's 62nd Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 5:15 p.m.
Fond du Lac Credit Union is in the process of replacing current debit cards with EMV chip cards.
Fond du Lac Credit Union offers scholarships to members enrolled in a Technical College or University to help pay tuition.