It started simply enough. A member received a text alert about a questionable Visa credit card transaction. They tapped “no”, which blocked the transaction from going through. (So far, so good.)
Next, the member received a phone call asking about the transaction. The Caller ID made it appear the call was coming from NorthCountry, so when the caller asked for the member’s online banking credentials, the member cooperated. (Red flag! We will never ask you to divulge your password.) Once logged in, here’s what happened next:
Managing cash may not seem like a big deal … until you’re caught short.
Here are a few ways that can help you stay on top of your finances:
It’s that time of year when young people are graduating and going out into the world. Instead of giving them cash, here are some unique gift ideas that can help them manage their finances and thrive.
Looking to purchase an item with a big price tag?
Many items have substantial reductions in certain months. If you check the calendar before you shop, you can walk away with surprising bargains!
It’s cold. It’s dark out at 4:00 pm. It’s day three of winter vacation for the kids and they are already bored with snow.
This year you decided to keep on budget and not travel to warmer climates. How can you make your Winter Staycation fun for everyone?