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When Is the Right Time to Refinance Your Mortgage?

When Is the Right Time to Refinance Your Mortgage?

Posted 07/06/2020

There are many reasons that homeowners refinance their mortgage, from lowering their interest rate to switching from a variable to fixed rate loan. But in times when mortgage rates are more attractive than one's original deal, is it really the best decision

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The Benefits of a Home Equity Loan at St. Mary's Credit Union in Massachusetts

The Benefits of a Home Equity Loan at St. Mary's Credit Union in Massachusetts

Posted 06/25/2020

Home equity loans are a great way to pay for a renovation, consolidate your debt, or even fund your child's education. But before you apply, it's important to fully understand equity loans and decide whether they're right for you. Serving members

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Protecting Yourself from Debit Card Fraud

Protecting Yourself from Debit Card Fraud

Posted 06/02/2020

Identity theft and debit card fraud are amongst the most prominent crimes in the United States. For debit card users, this means knowing how to protect yourself from these and other significant risks.

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How to Use Your Roth IRA as an Emergency Fund*

How to Use Your Roth IRA as an Emergency Fund*

Posted 05/26/2020

The future is uncertain, so it's wise to prepare financially for unpredictable circumstances. However, it may not be feasible for everybody to maintain a separate savings account for emergency funds. With branches across eastern Massachusetts, St. Mary's Credit Union understands this, which is why we're informing our community about their options. Here, we've broken down the use of a Roth IRA account for emergencies and the Roth IRA limits to know when doing so*.

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Scammers Add New Targets During Pandemic

Scammers Add New Targets During Pandemic

Posted 05/20/2020

Here are some of the many ways scammers are trying to target consumers and businesses during the coronavirus crisis.

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