Beware zero percent financing! Zero percent financing sounds like an amazing bargain–after all, how can you beat a no interest loan? Often, you can. Such “deals” frequently come with inflated prices for extended warranties and loan insurance, high application fees, and pre-payment penalties. And because you forfeit the rebate option, you end up paying a Read More »
With many predatory lenders charging interest rates in the hundreds, Upward Credit Union is now offering title loans at an extremely low rate of only 23% APR*. We believe in providing socially responsible products and services for our members, and the new title loan product is an opportunity for you to get the quick cash Read More »
Credit scores can be a scary thing when you’re getting set to apply for a loan. It’s almost as if these very secret computers check off everything you’re doing with your credit, ready to put a big “denied” stamp on any application you’ll fill out. Despite what you may have heard there are some things Read More »
Credit Unions are a big topic among politicians lately regarding tax status. Banks are pushing for Congress to impose a tax on credit unions and because credit unions are member owned, that is essentially a tax on all credit union members. As You Know: Credit Unions are a not-for-profit member owned cooperative. While credit unions Read More »
We want to help you save money in as many ways possible. We realize that you have a lot of “banking” choices, and we want to thank you for trusting us to continue to serve your financial needs. As a thank you, we would like to offer you a FREE Financial Checkup. Our goal is Read More »
The new Upward Mobile App for iPad, iPhone, Android, and Kindle Fire is now available! Download this new FREE application to manage your accounts, pay bills, find ATMs, and more! It’s fast, secure, and free. Visit the Apple App Store, Google Play, or Amazon to download your new mobile app today!
Popmoney® has arrived! Now you don’t need to write a check or carry cash to pay people. Just use the Popmoney® personal payment service — available now inside Online Banking. Simply log into Online Banking and go to: Move Money > PopMoney/External Transfers > Pay Other People All you need is their email address and/or Read More »
Are you stuck paying high interest? Get an Upward CU credit card you don’t have to babysit for a manageable limit! Our rates are as low as 9.99%APR* NO annual fee NO balance transfer fee Free up some cash for any reason! Get a fixed rate personal loan to pay off your existing credit card. Read More »
At Upward Credit Union, we’re committed to making sure you have the tools to succeed financially. That’s why we’re introducing Tips from the Team. Keep up with the latest tips on our YouTube channel!
We’re dedicated to your financial wellness at Upward Credit Union. We understand you need advice from time to time! That’s why we’ve teamed up with NerdWallet to help you make better financial decisions. Why a Personal Loan Might Be Better For You Than a Credit Card View PDF