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Oct 15, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Two in Five Americans Afraid Mobile Banking Will Lead to Identity Theft

 Mobile banking is on the rise – but so are the efforts of hackers, with 73 percent of the top free apps for Android users breached in...

Oct 14, 2014, 08:15 ET
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Mutual 1st Federal Invites Omaha Residents to Get Rid of Clutter with Community Shredding Event

GOBankingRates client Mutual 1st Federal Credit Union is partnering with the Millard Lions Club to host a community paper shredding event, helping...

Oct 14, 2014, 08:15 ET
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GOBankingRates Client RBFCU Enters the Dallas Community with Three New Branches

GOBankingRates client RBFCU, Texas' second-largest credit union, has expanded into the Dallas area with the opening of three new branch locations...

Oct 14, 2014, 07:15 ET
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Jeff Yeager Named Winner of GOBankingRates 2014 Summer Savings Video Challenge

Best known as 'The Ultimate Cheapskate," personal finance expert, author and media personality, Jeff Yeager, prevailed as the winner of the 2014...

Oct 13, 2014, 07:15 ET
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GOBankingRates Presents State of the Art Mobile-Optimized and Redesigned Website

 Today, leading consumer banking and personal finance website GOBankingRates officially unveils the biggest site relaunch since its...

Oct 08, 2014, 07:15 ET
With Americans spending record amounts on costumes this year - nearly $80 a person -- GOBankingRates investigated which popular online retailers are offering the best deals on this year's hottest costumes, from Frozen's Elsa to Game of Thrones' Jon Snow. (PRNewsFoto/GOBankingRates)

GOBankingRates Study Reveals Where to Buy This Year's 10 Most Popular Halloween Costumes

With Americans spending record amounts on costumes this year – nearly $80 a person1 -- GOBankingRates investigated which popular online...

Oct 03, 2014, 07:15 ET

PenFed Hosts Shred Fest to Help Local DC, Alexandria Residents Securely Destroy Sensitive Documents

 GOBankingRates client Pentagon Federal Credit Union (PenFed) is hosting its annual Shred Fest event this Saturday, Oct. 4 in the Washington...

Sep 29, 2014, 07:15 ET

First Trade Union Bank and SmarterBucks Launch First-Ever Debit Card Rewards Program for Student Loan Debt

GOBankingRates spotlights client First Trade Union Bank for its commitment to helping Boston consumers pay down their student debt through the only...

Sep 29, 2014, 07:15 ET

GOBankingRates Congratulates Francois Verleysen, New President and CEO of Signal Financial Federal Credit Union in Washington, DC

GOBankingRates spotlights client Signal Financial Federal Credit Union's recent appointment of Francois Verleysen, its new President and CEO....

Sep 24, 2014, 07:15 ET
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DVA Federal Credit Union Challenges Members to "Compare Your Card" for the Best Credit Card

 GOBankingRates spotlights its client, DVA Federal Credit Union, whose "Compare Your Card" webpage helps Washington D.C. consumers see how the...

Sep 22, 2014, 10:15 ET
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Camino Federal Credit Union Offers Members New Perks and Benefits Through Its "Camino Rewards!" Credit Card Program

 Leading personal finance website GOBankingRates spotlights client Camino Federal Credit Union for offering its members more benefits and perks...

Sep 16, 2014, 07:15 ET
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GOBankingRates Study Finds 11 Top Banks for Life's Biggest Financial Milestones

 To help consumers conquer their biggest financial goals, a new study from leading personal finance website GOBankingRates found the 11 best...

Sep 11, 2014, 07:15 ET

GOBankingRates Study Finds 66% of Americans' Greatest Fears Are About Money

A new survey from leading personal finance website GOBankingRates.com asked Americans how prominently money weighs on their minds, finding 66...

Sep 10, 2014, 13:23 ET
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Los Angeles Federal Credit Union Named Among LA's Best Places to Work

GOBankingRates commends its client Los Angeles Federal Credit Union (LAFCU) for its sixth consecutive year being designated as a Best Places to...

Sep 08, 2014, 08:15 ET
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GOBankingRates Highlights PrimeWay FCU's $5,000 Support to Education

GOBankingRates' Houston-based client PrimeWay Federal Credit Union donated $5,000 to "Back 2 School," a project co-sponsored by Houston radio...

Sep 02, 2014, 10:15 ET
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Mission Fed Rewards Credit Union Customers Through Refer a Friend Program

GOBankingRates highlights client Mission Fed's Refer a Friend program, which rewards customers for introducing their friends and family to the...

Aug 27, 2014, 10:15 ET
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GOBankingRates Client Camino Federal Credit Union Introduces New Mobile Deposit Features

Leading personal finance website GOBankingRates recognizes Camino Federal Credit Union for providing its members with the latest in mobile banking...

Aug 27, 2014, 08:15 ET
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United States Air Force Names San Antonio's Air Force FCU as Credit Union of the Year

Last evening, the United States Air Force (USAF) awarded GOBankingRates' San Antonio-based client Air Force Federal Credit Union the distinction of...

Aug 27, 2014, 08:15 ET
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GOBankingRates Honors Air Force FCU's Distinction as Credit Union of the Year by the United States Air Force

 Last night, GOBankingRates' client Air Force Federal Credit Union was honored by the United States Air Force (USAF) as the 2013 Credit Union...

Aug 26, 2014, 10:15 ET
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GOBankingRates Spotlights Premier America's Credit Builder MasterCard® for Helping Members Build Credit

GOBankingRates recognizes client Premier America Credit Union and its Credit Builder credit card program, which helps Southern California residents...