*Solar Loans “as low as” rates include the 0.25% discount for automatic loan payments.
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Cash in on the equity you’ve built up. Choose from two affordable options: a home equity line of credit (HELOC) or a fixed-rate home equity loan.
Don’t just live in your home – thrive in it. Give your mortgage a second chance and save money by refinancing for a lower rate and more favorable terms.
Pay for the unexpected, consolidate debt, pay for home improvements, or make a major purchase with one of our affordable Personal Loan options.
Skimming is a persistent and evolving threat, but by being aware and taking preventative measures, we can fight against compromised cards and protect our financial well-being. Read this guide for tips and signs to watch out for.
Managing student loan debt can sometimes feel like an uphill battle. But the truth is, a smart budget, personalized to your income and other expenses, can be your greatest asset in paying off your student loans while maintaining your quality of life. In this guide, we walk you through the steps to create your own budget that works for you and your goals.
Does this sound familiar? “Did you attempt a payment for $3,000? Reply YES or NO.” If so, you're not alone. Financial institution impersonations are the most common text scams and usually include bogus fraud warnings and transfer alerts. Follow these tips to help you identify potential scams and keep your personal information safe and secure.
When delving into the world of private student loans, you may discover that many lenders mention a “co-borrower.” A co-borrower is someone who applies for the loan with you and is equally responsible for ensuring it is repaid. A private student loan will be held in your name as the primary borrower, but the co-borrower’s name and credit will be tied to the loan as well.
The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA), in collaboration with USC Credit Union, successfully concluded a transformative financial literacy initiative for residents of Nickerson Gardens.
On August 1, 2023, the Obama Foundation unveiled Altro Founder/CEO and USC Credit Union board member Michael Broughton's selection to the inaugural Obama Leaders USA 2023 program.
On June 30, the Supreme Court struck down Biden's one-time student loan debt forgiveness plan, which was set to forgive up to $20,000 for 26 million borrowers. So, what's next? Read this blog post to review the latest updates.
Most federal student loan payments and interest have been suspended since March 2020. After numerous extensions, student loan interest will resume on September 1, 2023, and payments will resume starting in October.
Amidst all the sunshine and fun summer brings, scammers will try to rain on our parade. Stay ahead and shield your accounts with these 5 common summer scams to look out for!
Let’s face it – no one is accepted to college and thinks, “I can’t wait to pay my tuition bill!” College is a big investment, which is why it’s important to know your options, plan ahead, and choose wisely when paying for it. Remember: filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the first step to securing any financial aid! Follow the “free, cheap, gap” method to responsibly pay for college, and set yourself for a strong financial future down the road.
1USC Credit Union and its Representatives do not provide tax or legal advice. For such advice, please consult with a qualified professional.
2Annual Percentage Rate (APR) is effective as of 11.30.2023 is based on creditworthiness and underwriting factors and is our best rate including a 0.25% discount for automatic loan payments. To qualify for the automatic payment rate discount, loan payments must be made automatically from a qualifying checking account. Proof of income may be required at the time of loan funding. Monthly payment per $1,000 for 18 months at 6.49% is $58.45. This payment example is for illustration purposes only. Your actual payment may vary. Short term, tax-credit loan amount not to exceed 26% of project cost and term not to exceed 18 months. USCCU and its Representatives do not provide tax or legal advice. For such advice, please consult with a qualified professional. Long-term loan amount can be used for the remaining balance up to an aggregate solar loan amount of 95% of the solar project cost. Property must be owned by applicant. A Uniform Commercial Code (UCC-1 lien) will be filed on all solar equipment and county and state filing fees will be assessed during the loan transaction. Membership eligibility requirements and membership fees may apply; please call (877-670-5860) or visit www.USCCreditUnion.org to confirm eligibility. All credit union loan programs, rates, terms, and conditions are subject to change without notice.