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Everything You Need to Know About Credit Report Disputes
September 16, 2022
Learn whether disputing an item on your credit report can impact your score.
6 Secrets Car Dealerships Don’t Want You to Know
September 13, 2022
Could your bottom-line car price be impacted by car-buying secrets kept from you? Let TDECU help and finance your new car loan before you start shopping.
How To Write a Goodwill Letter
August 22, 2022
Wondering if there is a way to remove negative marks from your credit report? A goodwill letter might be able to help. TDECU shows you how.
Reassessing Your Financial Goals After the Pandemic
August 16, 2022
Now is a great time to reassess and realign your family's money goals. Learn more about goal setting for your family’s financial future with TDECU.
How Do I Manage and Pay My TDECU Credit Card?
July 28, 2022
Learn about managing and paying your TDECU credit card in Digital Banking.
Tips for Teaching Kids Good Financial Habits
July 12, 2022
Do you want to teach your child good money habits? TDECU offers a guide on how to teach your kids good habits when it comes to spending and saving money.
College Education: Tuition Costs, Financing, and More
July 7, 2022
Are you preparing for your child’s educational future? TDECU offers a guide on how to prepare for the cost of college.
How Long Does a Judgment Stay on Your Credit Report?
June 21, 2022
Find out how long a judgment stays on your credit report, what is a judgment, and more in this post from TDECU.
How Often Should You Check Your Credit Score?
June 14, 2022
Wondering how often you need to check your credit score with credit bureaus? It will depend on your goals. We have the scoop from the experts at TDECU.
RV and Boat Financing Options with TDECU
May 23, 2022
TDECU offers a variety of loans for your RV or boat, including fixed rates and no prepayment penalties. Apply online today.
What Happens to Your Credit When You Cosign a Loan?
May 13, 2022
Find out what happens to your credit score when you cosign on a loan. Learn the ins and outs, as well as the risks, of being someone's guarantor.
What Happens If You Do Not Pay the Collection Agency?
May 11, 2022
Find out what can happen if you do not pay a collections agency, as well as other vital information related to debt.
Can You Buy a Car with Bad Credit?
April 12, 2022
How can bad credit affect getting an auto loan? We help explain how to get a loan, plus the pros and cons of buying a car when you have poor credit.
What Exactly is a Starting Credit Score?
April 6, 2022
Wondering about where and how your credit journey begins? TDECU explains everything you need to know about starting credit scores.
How to Build Credit at 17
March 28, 2022
Learn how to build credit as a teenager with these tips from TDECU that include becoming an authorized user on someone else's credit card, and more.
Pros and Cons of a Home Equity Loan
March 24, 2022
Understand how a home equity loan works and decide if it is the right choice for you. Learn about the alternatives to a home equity loan as well.
How to Leverage Your Tax Refund to Improve Your Financial Situation
March 18, 2022
Learn the best ways to use your tax refund to improve finances such as paying off debt, investing, and saving. Learn smart ways to use your tax refund.
When To Refinance Your Car Loan and When Not To
March 8, 2022
Find out when it is a good idea to refinance your car loan—and when it is not—with this helpful insight from TDECU.
What You Need to Know About Debt Collection Statute of Limitations
March 7, 2022
Curious about debt collection statute of limitations? Learn how to protect yourself from bad collection practices and get back on track with your finances.
Can You Finance an Engagement or Wedding Ring?
February 2, 2022
Learn about the different ways to finance a wedding or engagement ring without paying high-interest rates. Decide if engagement ring financing is for you.
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