Federal Trade Commission Scams

September 20, 2023

If you get scam calls, texts, and emails claiming to be from the government, you’re not alone. There has been an increase in scammers claiming to be representing the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) lately, and lots of people are falling for it. It’s important to be aware of these scams, and to know how to protect yourself.

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Student Loan Repayment, Simplified

September 20, 2023

After a historical hiatus throughout the pandemic, borrowers now face federal student loan repayment. Evaluating your full financial picture and making a repayment plan goes a long way towards reducing stress and uncertainty. Unsure where to start? Read on!

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New Relationship Scam: “Pig Butchering”

September 20, 2023

The latest in a long line of fraud, Pig Butchering is a type of scam where a stranger pretends to know a victim and then spends time building a relationship before defrauding them.

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Save Money with Student Discounts

September 8, 2023

Between tuition bills, piles of textbooks, food costs, and supplies, being a college student is definitely not cheap. Lucky for you, there are loads of businesses that think you deserve a budgeting break.

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Helping Elderly Parents Manage their Finances

September 8, 2023

Lots of older adults can use some help managing their finances. Here are some ways you can help your elderly parents manage their financial affairs.

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Don’t Get Caught in a Mortgage Scam

September 8, 2023

Mortgage scams are prevalent and they can be hard to spot. Here’s what you need to know about these scams.

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Smishing Scams – What to Look Out For

August 11, 2023

Text messaging has come under attack as one of the most vulnerable media for identity theft and more. Here’s what you need to know about an SMS message-based scam called “smishing.”

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The Homebuying Process for First Time Homebuyers

August 11, 2023

Buying a home can be a grueling process. But, with good planning, it can be less stressful. Let’s take a look at the 11 steps of the homebuying process.

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5 Reasons To Open A Money Market Account

August 11, 2023

Are you looking for a place to park your savings? Do you need an account that blends accessibility with a high rate of return? Look no further! Bay Federal’s Money Market Advantage accounts offer convenient features with an attractive rate of return to help your money grow. You’ll earn a handsome return on your money without the risk of the stock market or the restrictiveness of a Share Certificate account.

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What is a Certificate Ladder?

July 10, 2023

A certificate ladder is a savings tool that combines the security of share certificates with the flexibility of staggered maturity dates.

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