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Avoid Money Transfer App Scams

Friday, January 22, 2021

Scammers are always on the hunt for opportunities to steal your personal information by any means. Whether it's by phone, email, sweepstake giveaways, gift cards, or money transfer apps, they will find a way to try to steal from you. In today's climate, people are using money transfer apps and gift cards more than ever, and scammers are well aware of it.

Benefits of Switching to eStatements

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Still receiving your account statements in the mail? With mail theft on the rise, now may be a good time to switch to eStatements. Don’t risk your account statements being stolen or lost in the mail. Take steps to help protect your information and make it less tempting for scammers to steal your personal information. Switch to eStatements, and you’ll have one less thing to worry about.

The Impact of Stimulus Payments on Your Taxes

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

What a year 2020 has been! New Year’s celebrations were barely over when the coronavirus turned things topsy-turvy. But one bright spot for 159 million people was the $1,200 Economic Impact Payment that appeared in their mailbox or checking account. If you didn’t receive a payment, you may be wondering, why? And if you did, you may be wondering, what’s the catch? We are here to help put your

Making Financial Wellness a Part of Your Self-Care

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

When you think of self-care, you likely think of the ways you should take care of your physical and mental well-being. Maybe your self-care routine consists of having a spa day, going for a run, meditating, or even snuggling on the couch with a good book. These are all great ways to break away from the stresses of life, but have you thought of ways to take care of your financial wellness?

Building Trust and Lasting Relationships, AllSouth AllStar Latisha

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

This month’s featured AllSouth AllStar, Latisha, is a model example of what it means to provide great customer service, all day, every day. Her ability to listen, empathize, practice patience, and solve problems for our members and team members are attributes that make her an AllSouth AllStar. Latisha’s goal is to ensure members have all the information they need to make well-informed

Tips to Help You Save on Energy This Winter

Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Updated December 16, 2020 Winter is coming! For most of us, this usually means spending more time indoors. Unfortunately, it also means a higher energy bill because we're cranking up the heat to keep us warm and comfortable. The energy bill is one of the biggest household expenses, and it could significantly  impact the budget. With the weather taking a turn to the colder side, you probably

8 Winter Home Maintenance Tips

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

With falling leaves, cooler temperatures, shorter days, and the holiday season upon us, winter is well on its way. You’re probably busy preparing for the holidays but don’t forget to take a little extra time to prepare your home for the colder months ahead. Having a good regular home maintenance routine is an excellent way to protect your investment, save you money, and keep your family

Watch Out for These Holiday Scams

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

‘Tis the season of giving. The holidays are here, and we’re making our list and checking it twice. Most people are excited about the holiday season because it’s a time of sharing, celebrating, and giving to loved ones and the less fortunate. Unfortunately, in this season of giving, scammers don’t take a break. They’re especially busy trying to steal your personal information. They know people

Making a Positive Difference, AllSouth AllStar Tracy

Monday, November 30, 2020

No stranger to service, Tracy, our featured AllSouth AllStar, often goes above and beyond. From assisting members with their accounts, educating them about their finances and credit to mentoring his staff, his mission is to make a positive difference with anyone he meets.

Protecting Yourself from Unemployment Benefits Fraud

Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Due to the pandemic, many Americans have lost their jobs and filed claims to receive unemployment benefits. Fraudsters are taking full advantage of the situation. They are continually trying to find new ways to steal personal information and use it for their benefit. With the rise in unemployment applicants, this presents an opportunity for fraudsters to take advantage of those who are trying