Credit Scoring: Unlocking the Mystery

Posted on December 06, 2016

When lenders calculate the risk associated with extending credit to borrowers, they often refer to credit scores provided by the three major credit bureaus to help make their decision. Although many factors are assessed when reviewing a borrower's eligibility, credit scores are strongly considered. Knowing your credit score is important, but understanding your score is key to knowing how to improve it.

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Tech Support Scams

Posted on October 27, 2016

Tech Support Scam Article In our last post for Cyber Security Awareness Month, we'd like to talk about tech support scams. Tech support scams work by convincing you that your computer is infected and that you need to purchase their software or service to fix it.

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Safely Using Public Wifi

Posted on October 25, 2016

Public Wifi Article The FTC recommends that to protect your information when using wireless hotspots, send information only to sites that are fully encrypted, and avoid using mobile apps that require personal or financial information.

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Find Balance in your Checkbook with these Easy Steps

Posted on October 10, 2016

The most common cause of overdrafts is losing track of how much money is in your account. Reconciling your checkbook register each month is the best way to keep your account in balance. If you haven't balanced your checkbook before, follow these easy steps.

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15th Annual Charity Golf Classic

Posted on September 01, 2016

Golf Join us Monday, September 12, 2016 for the 15th Annual Southeast Financial Golf Classic at Old Natchez Country Club benefiting Hope Clinic for Women and United Cerebral Palsy of Middle Tennessee.

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A New Way to Skip-a-Pay!

Posted on July 22, 2016

Webnews Skip Apay Skip-A-Payment applications are coming to Online Banking this month, making it easier to take advantage of this helpful program. With Skip-A-Payment, you can apply to skip up to two payments per year on qualifying loans. Completing the process through Online Banking is quick and easy.

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Stay Connected to your Account On-the-Go!

Posted on June 08, 2016

Web News On The Go Wondering if you have enough cash in your account for one more souvenir? Stuck at the airport and need to transfer funds? No matter where you're traveling this summer, you can stay up-to-date with all your Southeast Financial accounts.

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NEW: TruStage Auto Insurance

Posted on May 17, 2016

You trust your credit union to offer products and services to help you do more with what you have. That's why we've joined with a dedicated team of insurance professionals to bring you the TruStage Auto Insurance Program.

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New Debit Cards Are Coming!

Posted on April 06, 2016

​Be sure to keep an eye on your mailbox. Your Southeast Financial debit card is getting a big upgrade, and your new card will be arriving soon.

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Sign Up for eStatements

Posted on March 01, 2016

Paper statement costs are on the rise. eStatements are a fast, free, and secure way to access your account statements anytime, anywhere, and an easy way to get paper clutter under control, too!

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How to Spot Card Skimmer

Posted on February 10, 2016

​Card skimmers are attached to ATMs, gas pumps, and other places you swipe your card. The goal of a card skimmer is gather the information of all the cards used at that location and use that information to create fraudulent copies of the cards.

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52-Week Challenge

Posted on January 01, 2016

According to Bankrate.com, 26% of Americans have no emergency savings at all, and the number of those with enough to cover six months worth of expenses shrank from 45% a year ago to 40% today. The 52-Week Challenge can help you build an emergency fund by the end of the year.

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