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September 2022 Archive for MoneyDig

By: AgFed Credit Union

Welcome to AgFed Credit Union's MoneyDig blog! 

Get confident about your personal finances with a number of articles, tips, advice and more.


What is the Dark Web?

 Sep 28, 2022
The dark web is the seamy underbelly of the internet when personal info is bought and sold by hackers, identity thieves and fraudsters looking to rob you blind. We’ve got tips to keep you safe!

5 Reasons to Open a Money Market Account

 Sep 22, 2022
Check out Money Market accounts at AgFed today! You’ll get higher rates with the security you trust and easy access to funds!

Cash, Credit or Debit - How Should I Pay?

 Sep 19, 2022
Should you pay with cash, credit or debit? It’s a question you come across every day! They each have their strong points, and we’ve broken them down for you in a handy guide.

6-Month Financial Check-Up - Tips to Fight Inflation

 Sep 14, 2022
The six-month financial check-up is even more crucial today as inflation continues to decrease the value of your money. With less money to spend, it’s important to find ways to maximize your hard-earned dollars. Consider the following inflation-fighting strategies when performing your financial review.

5 Psychology Tricks Used by Dealerships

 Sep 12, 2022
Buying a new car is a significant financial move. While the process can be exciting, there’s also a level of intimidation. After all, you’re going up against some of the best salespeople when visiting a dealership. And while most dealers today aren’t shady, there are tactics they use to maximize the sale in their favor. Here are five less-known psychology tactics dealers use, along with tips on how to avoid falling victim to them.

4 Popular Scams and How to Protect Yourself

 Sep 08, 2022
While online scams have been around for ages, new technologies bring additional means for fraudsters to take advantage of unsuspecting victims. The best way to protect yourself from becoming a fraud or identity theft victim is to understand how these scams work. Here are four of the more common scams today and ways to protect yourself.

How to Fix Errors on Your Credit Report

 Sep 06, 2022
Your credit score will play a tremendous role throughout your adult life. One of the simplest ways to better your credit is by correcting any errors on your report. While the process will require a little work on your end, the damage could negatively affect your score long-term if left unchecked. Learn how to obtain a free copy of your credit report and the steps to correct any errors in the following guide.