Safeguard Yourself Against Student Loan Scams

June 1, 2024

Millions of people have student loans, and students aren’t the only ones with money on their mind. If you or a loved one has student loans to repay, it's crucial to be aware of online scammers who target borrowers with the aim of cashing in. Here are some strategies for protecting yourself and your finances. 

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12 Things To Do Before Your Summer Getaway

June 1, 2024

Your bags are packed, your itinerary is set, and you’re counting down the minutes until you take off for your dream summer getaway. Before throwing your bags into the car, though, read through this checklist of important things people tend to forget before leaving for vacation.

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5 Ways to Spring Clean Your Savings

May 1, 2024

It’s that time of year again: Time to clean out those closets, polish that furniture and clear out that clutter! Spring is also the perfect time of year to review your saving habits and spruce up your saving goals.

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What’s the Difference Between ACH and Wire Transfers?

May 1, 2024

In 2024, there’s no shortage of ways to electronically transfer funds between accounts. From platforms like Zelle and Venmo, to direct deposits, the options are almost endless. Let’s take a look at two popular ways to transfer funds, automated clearing house (ACH) and wire transfers, and then explore their key differences.

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Important Security Alert: Stay Safe from Fraudulent Sites

April 10, 2024

In recent times, we've observed a notable increase in the number of fraudulent websites aiming to deceive individuals across the financial sector. This includes sites that falsely claim affiliation with Bay Federal Credit Union, explicitly targeting our community with the intent to commit phishing attacks.

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Important Security Alert: Stay Safe from Fraudulent Sites

Bay Federal's Annual Meeting is on May 21, 2024

April 4, 2024

On May 21, 2024 at 6:00 PM, join us for an informational summary of our 2023 financial and member service results at our Capitola Branch. The Annual Meeting will also be presented virtually on Zoom. To RSVP, please email annualmeeting@bayfed.com or call 831.477.8504.
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Money Tips for College Students

March 29, 2024

Hello, college, hello, money worries!

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Don’t Sleep On Your Savings: Avoiding Dormant Accounts

March 7, 2024

The best thing to do with a savings account is to let it sit and earn dividends. However, don’t forget about it so long that it becomes dormant.

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6 Ways to Tell If a Website is Safe

February 9, 2024

In today's world, where many people spend hours of each day browsing the internet, staying safe online is paramount. The web is rife with scammers employing sophisticated tactics to get at your money and information. Fortunately, with protective measures, you can easily avoid unsafe websites.

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