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Halloween Safety Tips

October 30, 2013

We hope you all have a Happy and SAFE Halloween and we wanted to share some safety tips from our friends at the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Instruct your older children to take friends when Trick or Treating. Make sure a trusted adult, an older child, or you accompany your younger children … Continue reading "Halloween Safety Tips"

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Credit Card Tip #1: Get the most out of your credit card purchases

October 29, 2013

Almost every credit card offers some sort of perk: airline miles, rewards points, cash back, etc. So think about what perks you can use before you settle on a card. If you don’t like to travel, then a card that offers miles isn’t for you. Also think about how you use your card, and which … Continue reading "Credit Card Tip #1: Get the most out of your credit card purchases"

Posted in: Visa

What’s a HELOC? How Would I Use One?

October 28, 2013

We get lots of questions about Home Loans and our resident expert, Mary Beth Geglia will be sharing the answers to some of the most common ones with us on the blog. What is a Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) and what are good uses for it? A Home Equity Line of Credit is … Continue reading "What’s a HELOC? How Would I Use One?"

Posted in: Home, Loans

Win First-Row Seats!

October 21, 2013

We love to give back to our community, and we know that life is about having fun too, so this season we’re supporting Central New York and our new hometown hockey team, the Utica Comets®, by putting you first—in the first row, that is. We’re giving you a chance to win first-row tickets to a … Continue reading "Win First-Row Seats!"

Posted in: Comets, Utica

Rome branch in pink for National Mammography day.

October 18, 2013

First Source employees are thinking pink today and into the weekend! We are encouraging our employees and Members to join our team to support the fundraising efforts that are so crucial to finding a cure and providing support services to those newly diagnosed with breast cancer and to breast cancer survivors. We invite you to … Continue reading "Rome branch in pink for National Mammography day."

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The Difference Between a Mortgage and a Home Equity

October 18, 2013

We get lots of questions about Home Loans and our resident expert, Mary Beth Geglia will be sharing the answers to some of the most common ones with us on the blog. What is the difference between a mortgage and a home equity loan? Mortgages: Are used to purchase a home or investment property only … Continue reading "The Difference Between a Mortgage and a Home Equity"

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International Credit Union Day

October 17, 2013

International Credit Union Day has been celebrated the third Thursday of in October since 1948. The day is designed to encourage Members and staff to reflect upon the credit union movement’s history and to promote its achievements. The ultimate goal is to raise awareness about the great work that credit unions are doing around the … Continue reading "International Credit Union Day"

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October 3, 2013 is Carol R. Kloster Day

October 3, 2013

Today is Carol Kloster’s 30th anniversary at First Source Federal Credit Union!!! Please join me in offering Carol congratulations on this great milestone. We presented Carol with the following this morning: BOARD RESOLUTION Resolved: Whereas Carol R. Kloster became an employee of First Source Federal Credit Union, formerly Utica Teachers Federal Credit Union, on October … Continue reading "October 3, 2013 is Carol R. Kloster Day"

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Member Andria Heath on Getting the Right Home Loan

October 1, 2013

Are you looking to insulate, build an addition, renovate or even buy a new home? Or maybe you want to refinance, but you’re not sure how to get it all done? That was First Source Member Andria’s challenge this past year, when she wanted to refinance her home. Find out how she looked for, and … Continue reading "Member Andria Heath on Getting the Right Home Loan"

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