Monthly Archives: June 2020

How to Make Your Home’s Equity Work for You

So, you’ve been paying on your home’s mortgage for a number of years now. One of the biggest benefits of owning a home versus renting is that you earn equity with each payment. But what is home equity and how is it beneficial to you? What is Home Equity? Home equity is the homeowner’s interest...Read…
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How to Keep Your Information Safe from Malicious Smartphone Apps

Lately, we’ve seen a rise in the amount of Malicious Mobile App, or MMA, attacks that continue to get more and more sophisticated. With the majority of people spending more time at home and doing most of their banking online, it is likely that cyber-attacks, such as MMA’s, will continue to increase.…
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Patriot Awards Baumunk Scholarship to Katelyn Jones

Patriot Federal Credit Union’s Richard E. Baumunk Memorial Scholarship for 2020 has been awarded to Katelyn Jones, from Fayetteville, Pennsylvania.  She will be attending University of Pennsylvania, beginning in the Fall semester. Graduating seniors in the areas served by Patriot Federal Credit…
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Is Zero-Percent Financing as Great as it Sounds?

A zero-percent financing loan probably sounds like the best deal you can get when buying a car, but is it too good to be true? How does zero-percent financing work? Before we get into whether or not zero-percent financing is the best choice when buying a car, let’s talk about how it works. Zero-percent…
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