As Congress considers critical new spending, policymakers are eying unconventional sources of revenue to fund their plans. On October 12, House leadership doubled down on the unprecedented proposal to require financial institutions to turn over vast amounts of consumer account data to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). This would require credit unions and other financial institutions to report to the IRS how much money has gone into and out of money consumer accounts. This unprecedented access to consumers’ personal financialRead More About Tell Congress to Oppose New IRS Reporting Provisions
Holiday shopping can be stressful…finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list, covering all the gift-giving expenses. Let your credit union take the stress away from your holiday shopping this year. Starting November 1st, We have Holiday Loans through December 31st, starting as low as 5.9% APR*. With 24 months to repay and loan amounts up to $5,000, we can help you make the holidays special for you and yours. Apply online, call 865-688-2424, or stop into any branch to speakRead More About Have a Stress-Free Holiday Season
Save on your auto loan by doing your shopping and research BEFORE you buy your next car. How? Check out the infographic below!Read More About Save on your Auto Loan!
Coats for the Cold has been a Knoxville tradition for more than 30 years. WIVK-FM started this coat drive when a news story reported that a homeless man had frozen to death on the streets of Knoxville one cold winter night. Since then, Coats for the Cold strikes a powerful chord each year within the volunteer spirit of East Tennessee. Knox Area Rescue Ministries now spearheads the coat drive each year in partnership with WIVK-FM and WVLT-TV, who help broadcast the message; Prestige Cleaners, who acts as an additional collection site and cleansRead More About Coats for the Cold
Attention Class of 2022! It’s time to think about your educational future. Want to get a head start? tnConnect is now accepting applications for the 2022 Scholarship program. Scholarship recipients will be awarded $1,000 toward his/her college education! Applicants must be a tnConnect member or become a member by December 31, 2021. Applicants are required to have a checking account with a debit card. All completed applications must be received by February 4, 2022. Stop by any tnConnect location toRead More About 2022 Scholarship Program
As we start gearing up for football season, falling leaves, and cooler weather, are you seeing projects around the house that just can’t wait another season to be completed? Through October 31st, TNConnect is offering Fall Improvement Loans starting as low as 5.9% APR*. With 24 months to repay and loan amounts up to $5,000, we can help you make those needed improvements around the house. Click here to apply or come into any branch and speak with a loanRead More About Need to make some home improvements this fall?
TNConnect is offering our members an Estate Planning Workshop on Tuesday, November 2nd, from 9am to 5pm. This workshop is designed to help members complete basic wills, Power of Attorney for financial affairs, living wills, or advanced care plans at a promotional price. Trusts can be prepared for an additional fee. Members will meet with a Financial Advisor and Estate Planning Attorney in one hour time slots. Limited slots are available and will be held at our main office. ForRead More About Estate Planning Workshop
Platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn can help us connect on a personal and professional level with friends, family, business associates, and causes which allow us to make new connections with others with shared interests. Participation is free to everyone, which has led to an unprecedented use of social media. As of April 2021, 3.96 billion people identified as users of social media, representing half of the 7.7 billion of the world’s population, including more than 70% of theRead More About Social Media: 5 Scams that Work
It’s almost time to head back to school, and for some of you, that time is already here! If you are entering college, you may be taking out a student loan for the first time. Did you know student loans affect your credit score? Check out the infographic below to learn more!Read More About Student Loans and Your Credit Score
Keep your Mastercard debit cards at the top of your wallet for a chance to win $5,000! Simply use your Rewards cards on everyday purchases a minimum of four times per week through October 31, 2021, in order to qualify for the drawing. Rewards credit cards are eligible, too. Twenty participating eligible cardholders will be randomly selected throughout the sweepstakes timeframe. $100,000 is up for grabs! Use your card four times every week, and you could win. It’s that easy!Read More About Win $5,000 with your Rewards Cards!