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5 Steps to Take When Applying for a Business Loan

Is your business in need of capital to help fund growth, fund a move or to purchase equipment? A business loan could be the right answer. 

How to Pay Yourself First

“Pay yourself first” is a catchphrase that means prioritizing your personal savings above other expenses. Savings should not be an afterthought or an extra that only happens if there’s money left over at the end of the month. Putting aside money should be a fixed line on your budget that happens every month without fail.

Tips for Back-to-School Shopping

It’s back-to-school season, and that means you’ve got a list of stuff a mile long to buy. The good news is that you don’t need to break the budget during the second-biggest shopping season of the year.

Understanding College Financial Aid

The FAFSA form is used by schools to put together student aid packages. It opens for the next academic year on October 1 — and the sooner students file, the better. TCU is here to help make the process less overwhelming.

Should I Buy Out My Lease?

The demand for cars, and their all-time high prices are causing consumers to consider buying out their lease. This can be a smart choice for many consumers, but it is important to determine if this option makes sense for your situation. 

Should I Use a Credit Card at the Pump?

Many people reach for a debit card or cash when filling up on fuel, but there are several key advantages to using a credit card to pay for gas.

Don't Get Caught in a Vacation Day Rental Scam

Don't let your dream vacation be ruined by a scam. With prices increasing everywhere, you might be looking for a bargain on a vacation rental. Just be careful that the price, listing, and reviews aren't too good to be true. 

Grow Your Savings with a TCU Certificate

With a certificate, you deposit your money for a set time period. In return, you’ll receive higher rates than with traditional savings accounts. It’s a simple way to increase your long-term savings!

Updated Hours at Select TCU Locations

To help ensure maximum efficiency during peak transaction times, we have streamlined hours of operation at select branch locations. Take a look at the list below to see updated lobby and drive-up hours as of July 1, 2022.

Don’t Get Caught in a Grandparent Scam

Scammers will capitalize on anything to pull off another ruse, even the special bond between a grandparent and grandchild. Grandparent scams are not new, but they have gotten a lot more sophisticated in recent years, so they can be difficult to spot.