The internet has made life easier in a plethora of ways over the last 20 years. Because of that, children are on the internet at a younger age each year. At TNConnect, we are constantly researching and investigating different ways to keep your finances and personal identity safe. We also realize many of our members are concerned about the well-being and safety of their families on the internet. Today we are sharing an excellent resource that discusses a variety ofRead More About Are you concerned about protecting your kids online?
Tax-related identity theft occurs when someone uses your stolen personal information, including your Social Security Number, to file a tax return claiming your refund. According to the IRS, reversing the damage caused by tax related identity theft can be a frustrating and complex process for victims. In addition, scammers will use tax season as an opportunity to commit fraud, pretending to be the IRS, and asking consumers for cash, or asking consumers to convert cash to gift cards which isRead More About Tax Season is Also Theft Season
Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week is February 3-7. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Tax Identity Theft Awareness webpage will be providing webinars and other resources throughout the week to help educate the public on how to protect against identity theft this tax season. There will be information on important topics such as recognizing governement imposters and recovering from fraud. Some will also highlight special resources for active duty service members, older adults, and small businesses. Tax identity theft happens whenRead More About Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week
Wealth management services go beyond basic investment advice; it provides a holistic approach to a client’s financial life. Instead of integrating advice and products from a variety of financial professionals, a wealth investment manager coordinates all financial services and provides an appropriate strategy based on the client’s current and future financial needs. At TNConnect Credit Union, our wealth management services encompass three main areas: IRAs & Certificates, Investment Services, and Financial Wellness. Here’s an overview of each of the areas:Read More About Wealth Management at TNConnect
The dawn of a new decade is a time for powerful new beginnings. Are you ready for a powerful New Year’s resolution? Eliminating debt, learning new spending habits, or building savings are choices that can change your life. They can affect your entire well-being – from stress levels, to physical and mental health. The new year and new decade is a great time to commit to your financial health. Here are 5 criteria to keep in mind when setting resolutionsRead More About 5 Tips for a Decade-Worthy New Year’s Resolution That Sticks
What are your dreams? Take a vacation? Buy a home? Pay for college? Whatever your goals for 2020, you’ll likely need to save to achieve them. Our partners at GreenPath Financial Wellness are here to help you realize your dreams and set you up for success in 2020 and beyond. Join us for 2 upcoming webinars and give yourself the gift of savings in 2020! Click on the links below to register. UPCOMING WEBINARS: How to be Financially Fit inRead More About Financially Fit in 2020
None of us would be where we are today without teachers tirelessly pouring into our lives. We want to express our gratitude by giving back to our TNConnect teachers!We will be restocking their classrooms with much needed supplies for the 2nd half of the school year when supplies may be running low. During the month of January, we are collecting supply donations for teachers in both of our branches. Items needed include: 2″ binders Facial tissue Hand sanitizer Notebook PaperRead More About Donate to our Teacher Supply Drive
Treat Yourself to Your Maximum Refund! Treat yourself to a stress-free tax season! TNConnect Credit Union has teamed with TurboTax to save you up to $15 on TurboTax this tax season. Right for your unique tax situation. Simple filer? Homeowner? Investor? Freelancer or side-gigger? TurboTax has a solution for you. File with confidence. TurboTax guarantees 100% accurate calculations and runs thousands of error checks as you go. With TurboTax, you’ll get your biggest possible refund. Help if you need it. It’s easyRead More About Members Can Save up to $15 with TurboTax!
December is National Identity Theft Prevention and Awareness Month. At TNConnect, we want to help you stay ahead of identity thieves. Identity thieves are ready to strike and take advantage of holiday shoppers and businesses. According to the Federal Trade Commission, in 2018, there were more than $1.48 billion in consumer and business losses reported with about 1.4 million identity theft claims made. Here are some tips from our partners at GreenPath Financial to protect your identity during the holidayRead More About Identity Theft Prevention