How to be Young, Smart and Use a Credit Card

March 24, 2014 by  

Welcome to being a grown up! Here are some tips to become the responsible adult your parents think you are: 1. Start off slow and small. Credit cards are here to help you build credit and even I am surprised at what I can buy in a day. Put small, recurring charges on your card […]

It almost tax time – be prepared!

January 10, 2014 by  

Now that the holiday season is over, it’s time to start thinking about the dreaded tax season! Here are some ideas for preparing to file your 2013 taxes and to help you prepare for the 2014 tax year. Hold on tight because I’m going to fly through these quick tips about as fast as Christmas […]

Target Compromise

December 20, 2013 by  

First Castle Federal Credit Union is aware of the data breach suffered by Target and impacting their consumers. We have been contacted by Master Card (Debit Cards) and are in the process of clarifying what members are impacted by this. We are currently waiting on information from VISA to identify any FCFCU Credit Card accounts […]

Don’t Let Black Friday Mess up your Holidays!

November 27, 2013 by  

Yes, we all know those Black Friday deals can be hard to resist, and sometimes they can be really good deals. However, you need to set a budget a stick to it! Overspending is never a good thing even when the deals you are looking at seem to be too good to be true. The […]


October 2, 2013 by  

Between now and October 28, 2013 we are giving one lucky person the chance to win a pair of Saints tickets!!! If you open up a checking account with direct deposit OR open a First Castle credit card  between now and October 28, 2013, you will be entered into the drawing! Stop in a branch […]

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