Flooding is the most common and costly natural disaster in the United States causing billions of dollars in damage each year. And, it often happens in low- and moderate flood risk areas. The decision whether or not to buy flood insurance should not be based on a line on a flood map. Last year’s hurricane season should remind us that disasters can happen anywhere, and often without warning. The fact is, a flood event doesn’t have to be the size of a hurricaneRead More About Where It Can Rain, It Can Flood
Through the end of April, move your auto loan to TNConnect, and we will match your current rate down to 3.00%. You will also receive a 1% rebate* on your auto loan amount. It pays to refinance at TNConnect! Stop by today or call to get started. (865) 688-2424 *1% rebate on your loan amount, up to $500Read More About It Pays to Refinance at TNConnect
Do you need Tax Relief this year? Tax season can sometimes put a financial strain on you and your family. If you need assistance this tax season, TNConnect is now offering Tax Relief loans from March 1st through April 30th for amounts up to $5,000 with rates as low as 5.9% APR* for up to 24 months. To get started, you can apply online on our Lending page, or you can stop by either branch and speak with a Loan RepresentativeRead More About Tax Relief Loans
There are many money myths about personal finance and debt affecting millennials. It’s no surprise given the financial state they are facing. Americans owe over $1.4 trillion in student loan debt, which is spread out among nearly 44 million borrowers. Student loan debit isn’t the only major issue surrounding students and young adults; young Americans (age 25-34) have the second highest rate of bankruptcy. These findings suggest that the younger you are, the tougher your financial situation seems to be. Unfortunately, notRead More About Five Money Myths Affecting Millennials
Do you follow the credit union on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter? We are giving away $100 cash to one of our followers from each platform. Follow us today on either of our 3 platforms, and we will give away $100 to 3 lucky winners on March 4th*!! *$100 cash will be deposited into the winner’s checking account. Winner must have an active checking account or open a checking account to receive winnings. Staff and Board Members and their respective householdsRead More About Follow Us on Social and Win $100!
Understanding your credit score can be tricky. As a valued TNConnect member, we always want our members to be informed on how to understand your credit. See below from our partners at GreenPath Financial Wellness to understand how your credit score is calculated, as well as steps for improving your score. You can also download a .pdf here: Understanding your credit score. We would also like to remind our members of our FREE credit report service. This service is called Credit Sense andRead More About Understanding Your Credit Score
Tax-related identity theft occurs often. This happens when someone steals a Social Security number and uses it to claim a tax refund or get a job. We want to protect our members from an often painful and expensive identity theft incident. The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) has provided a number of articles to educate consumers on protecting themselves from this particular type of fraud. Taxes. Security. Together., Preventing and Responding to Identity Theft IRS and NCCIC CautionRead More About Tax Identity Theft Awareness
Making decisions about your retirement account can seem overwhelming, especially if you feel unsure about your knowledge of investments. However, the following basic rules can help you make smarter choices regardless of whether you have some investing experience or are just getting started. Don’t lose ground to inflation It’s easy to see how inflation affects gas prices, electric bills, and the cost of food; over time, your money buys less and less. But what inflation does to your investments isn’tRead More About Five Keys to Investing For Retirement
Move your credit card balances to a TNConnect Visa and enjoy a low balance transfer rate of 2.99% APR* for 12 billing cycles! TNConnect also has many other Visa credit card bonuses like: NO ANNUAL FEE, No cash advance fees, No balance transfer fee, low standard rates after balance transfer period and online account access through home banking Contact a TNConnect loan officer today at 865-688-2424 for additional details or click here to apply today! *APR=Annual Percentage Rate. Loan approvalRead More About Enjoy a LOW balance transfer rate of 2.99% APR*!
Members Save Up To $15 on TurboTax! This year, get your biggest possible tax refund with TurboTax, and as a credit union member, you can save up to $15 on TurboTax this tax season. TurboTax has you covered. TurboTax is up-to-date on the latest tax laws and guarantees 100% accurate calculations, so you can be confident your taxes are done right. Real CPAs review your return. With TurboTax Live, you can talk with a CPA or EA onscreen for unlimited adviceRead More About Members Can Save up to $15 with TurboTax!