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Is 0% Financing Right For You?

Q: I’m in the market for a new set of wheels, and I’ve seen some dealers advertising zero-percent financing. Should I take this offer?

A: An auto loan without any interest sounds like a dream; however, there are many considerations before deciding to take out a zero-percent financing loan. Let’s take a closer look at zero-percent financing so you can make an informed, responsible decision about your auto loan.

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What You Need to Know About Student Loan Changes During COVID-19

With high unemployment levels and many employers cutting work hours, lots of college grads are now struggling to meet their student loan payments. Thankfully, the federal government has passed legislation to ease this burden. Unfortunately, though, many borrowers are confused about the terms and conditions of these changes.

Here’s what you need to know about the changes to student loan debt during the coronavirus pandemic.

All federal student loan payments are automatically suspended for six months

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How to Dispute and Pay For Large Medical Bills

If you’re looking at astronomical medical bills thanks to the coronavirus pandemic or another health emergency, you might think there’s no choice but to pay thousands of dollars for your treatment. Lucky for you, though, there is hope.


Here’s some advice on how to bring down the numbers on your medical bills and tips on how to cover the remaining costs in five easy steps.

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Should You Use Your Emergency Fund During the COVID-19 Outbreak?

COVID-19 has wreaked financial disaster on millions of Americans.

Already, 30% of Americans have tapped their emergency fund due to the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a recent NerdWallet survey conducted online by The Harris Poll from April 8-10.

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Protect Yourself from Scams and Fraudsters

NUFCU strives to protect your money by utilizing strict security guidelines. We encourage our members to do the same.

To assist you in protecting your funds, we’ve provided some resources below to help you prevent fraudulent activity on your account and to help you from falling victim to a scam.

If we see something that we think could possibly be fraud or scam related, we may ask you questions about your transactions. Please understand that we are not trying to be nosey and our questions are only meant to protect you from a possible loss of funds.

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The Big Freeze

How and When to Freeze and Unfreeze Your Credit

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University of Nebraska FCU named among the best credit unions in Nebraska by Forbes

Lincoln, Neb.—July 9, 2018 —The University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union (NUFCU) was named a Best Credit Union in Nebraska by Forbes in their first-ever ranking of “Best-In-State Banks and Credit Unions”. The list was developed in partnership with market research firm Statista.

Statista surveyed more than 25,000 customers in the U.S. about their current and former banking relationships, ranking institutions based on overall recommendations and satisfaction as well as trust, terms and conditions, branch services, digital services and financial advice.

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NE Credit Unions Top Forbes “Best-In-State Banks and Credit Unions”

PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 6, 2018
Contact: Amy Shaw, Director - League Initiatives Nebraska Credit Union League
4885 South 118th Street, Suite 150
Omaha, NE 68137
(402) 333-9331 or ashaw@nebrcul.org

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