Personal Resources

USC Credit Union has proudly served the Trojan family since 1973.

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  • Protecting Yourself at the Gas Pump

    While much of the focus on increased security for plastic cards has been at point-of-sale terminals and ATMs with their respective EMV liability shifts, vulnerabilities with gas pumps will be a reality until October 2017. In the last few years, gas pumps have been a favorite target for fraudsters to place skimming devices. In fact, […]

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  • Chip-Enabled Cards

    USC Credit Union has upgraded its credit and debit cards to include chip technology, also known as EMV (Europay, MasterCard®, Visa®). Chip cards offer enhanced fraud protection via a small square chip inserted into the front of the card. ENHANCED SECURITY The small square chip on the front of the card is at the heart […]

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  • Member Fraud Awareness

    Many people think they can spot and outwit a scam, but the truth is that scams become more savvy and sophisticated every year. You may not be able to keep up with every new scheme, but there are red flags for every type of potential fraud. Knowing some basics and being vigilant can keep you […]

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  • Free Financial Checkup from Greenpath

    Feeling overwhelmed by money concerns? We have partnered with GreenPath Financial Wellness to offer free money management and financial education services that put you on a stronger financial path. Get your free financial checkup today and get started on the path toward owning your future.

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  • Home Equity Line of Credit or Home Equity Loan? It’s Your Choice!

    Selling your home isn’t always a practical option when you need cash to cover major expenses. You can make your home’s value work for you by tapping into your home equity as a cash resource. Home equity is simply the difference between the market value of your home and how much money you owe on […]

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  • Consolidation vs. Refinancing Student Loans

    If you have multiple student loans and would like to make life simpler by managing fewer loans, you may want to consolidate them. Or do you want to refinance them? Like many people, you may be stumped at the difference between consolidating and refinancing, and confused about which option is ultimately best for you. Let’s […]

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  • Get a quote on your Major Mechanical Breakdown Coverage and GAP insurance

    Major Mechanical Breakdown Coverage: Protect yourself from having to pay costly repair bills. Our Major Mechanical Breakdown Coverage Program provides the highest degree of maximum protection, longer time and mileage, along with a multitude of other features. All Parts & Labor agreements are fully insured and backed by an “A” rated insurance company and may […]

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  • Save up to 10% with the Sprint Credit Union Plan

    Being a Credit Union Member gives you access to many exclusive discounts and benefits. It’s just another way we help show our members some love.Program details: Get a 10% discount on select regularly priced Sprint monthly service. Plus, waived activation and upgrade fees (up to $36 savings each). Business members get a 15% discount on […]

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  • How Can I Minimize the Risk of Identity Theft?

    Take steps to avoid being a victim of identity theft by: Sign your credit cards upon receipt. Only carry cards that you need. Do not carry your Social Security card. Never write your PIN or Social Security number on anything you are going to throw away. Shred documents containing your Social Security number. Do not […]

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  • The Facts on Identity Theft

    Identity theft occurs when someone uses your bank account number, Social Security number, credit card, or other personal information for his or her own ends. Months can go by before the theft has been discovered. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has listed the following ways that imposters can get your personal information and take over […]

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