articles from December 2011

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December 15th, 2011

Give The Gift of Anything

Whether it’s for the holidays or for a loved one’s birthday, people enjoy having choices. With SMCU’s newest product, the Visa® Gift Card, that’s exactly what we’re offering. Gift cards offer the freedom for people to choose the exact gift that they want, because it’s accepted at over a million locations. And because Visa Gift… (keep reading)

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December 8th, 2011

New Malware Attack Targeting Bank Accounts

The FBI has issued a warning about a new malware attack targeting bank accounts. The malware is called Gameover and the FBI says it is able to defeat several forms of dual-factor authentication. The FBI suggests that consumers and businesses pay attention to suspicious emails purporting to come from NACHA, The Electronic Payments Association. As… (keep reading)

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December 2nd, 2011

Holiday Toy Drive for Homeless Children

Many homeless families and children in our communities have a difficult winter to face. Wellspring Family Services’ annual holiday toy drive helps homeless families provide gifts and a little extra holiday joy to their children. Last December, over 1,000 children received gifts that otherwise may not have. To help give back this holiday season, Seattle… (keep reading)

SMCU has money to lend for anything

December 2nd, 2011

SMCU Has Money to Lend for Anything

You may have heard that loans are hard to come by nowadays or that lenders have closed up their vaults and are standing in front of the doors with arms crossed and frowns on their faces. At Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union, nothing could be further from the truth. SMCU has more than $100 million to… (keep reading)