Our Teenager Gets Her First Free Checking Account

March 20, 2013 by  
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Our teenage daughter recently got a weekend job (yay!), and she has started earning a few bucks to help her pay for the things that she wants. This is always good because a teenager can quickly bankrupt the parents at $20 a pop per event, friends birthday gifts, movies, pizza because just hanging out needs […]

Budget and Savings Made Simple

August 13, 2012 by  
Filed under FCU Blog, Uncategorized

With the kids going back to school and summer drawing to a close, now is the time to get your budget back in order and brush up on your financial goals.  After all, there are approximately only four months left until Christmas! When asked about their budget, many people report that doing the math can […]

Come See Us at the Business & Community Showcase

April 9, 2012 by  
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Please join First Castle FCU at the East St. Tammany Chamber of Commerce’s Business and Community Showcase! When: Thursday, April 12th, 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM Where: Northshore Harbor Center, Slidell FREE and open to the public, the Business and Community Showcase is the largest trade show on the Northshore, and an excellent opportunity to […]

Switching from a Covington LA Bank to a Credit Union? Part 3 …

January 1, 2009 by  
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Money is often a huge enticement for consumers to switch from a bank to a credit union. Money in the form of lower interest rates on loans, higher rates on savings, and lower fees.