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  1. Finding HR solutions for small businesses

    October 17, 2017

    HR Solutions for small business

    Are you a small business owner who is spending more time managing your payroll than driving revenue and growing your business? Then you should check out the upcoming seminar: Cash Management Solutions for Small Business and learn about an affordable, full-service option for outsourcing payroll and payroll tax administration.  Read more...

  2. Information is Power: Free community cancer risk testing ending soon

    October 12, 2017

    Information is Power

    Redstone Federal Credit Union's partnership with HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology to offer free or reduced price genetic testing ends Oct. 29, 2017. Think about how much this screening could impact your health and well-being and the health and well-being of your family. Don't let the opportunity pass to learn more about your health risks.  Read more...

  3. Area resources: Where to find help during tough times

    October 10, 2017

    Where to get help during tough times

    The needs of area residents seem to multiply during the approaching colder months. Heating costs, food supplies, and clothing needs intensify during this time of the year. However, the Tennessee Valley is fortunate to have a host of resources available to those who have hit hard times. Read more...

  4. Tips on How to Protect your Social Security Number

    October 5, 2017

    Protect your Social Security Number

    How many times have you absent-mindedly filled in your social security number when filling out an apartment application, cell phone contract, cable company application or sports team entry form?

    The Social Security Administration says you should think twice before giving out that all-important number and there are lots of reasons why. Read more...

  5. Cyber Security: How to protect yourself and your family

    October 3, 2017

    Cybersecurity: What you can do to protect yourself

    Staying safe online is now a big part of our everyday lives. Each new data breach of credit and consumer accounts reminds us to stay alert and make it a family affair. 


  6. Time for an investment portfolio checkup

    September 28, 2017

    Time for an investment portfolio checkup

    Fall is a great time to check on your investments. Slow down and take a clear picture of where your investments are today. Assess your strategy, asset allocation and your individual holdings in light of your future goals. Does your current strategy still apply?  Read more...

  7. Auto Buyers Guide: How to Get the Best Deal

    September 26, 2017

    Use these strategies to help you save when buying your next vehicle!When you decide to buy a vehicle, it can be tempting to jump right in and start hunting, but there are some important factors to consider from the start. Before you begin the search, decide how much car you can afford and the type of vehicle you want. Do you want a new car every few years? Do you need more space? Can you afford the insurance and maintenance? Answering these questions helps you find the vehicle that best fits your needs. Read more...

  8. Redstone opens first 'branch in the school' at Hartselle High School

    September 21, 2017

    RFCU Hartselle HS BranchA ribbon-cutting is Monday, Sept. 25, to celebrate Redstone Federal Credit Union's first 'branch in the school.' The branch opened earlier this month in Hartselle High School and is operated totally by students.   Read more...

  9. Redstone brightens people's lives - literally

    September 19, 2017

    Acts of Brightness - Paying Residents' Utility Bills

    Redstone Federal Credit Union literally 'brightened' lives last month by helping people keep their lights on.

    Redstone continued their Acts of Brightness by paying the utility bills of random residents throughout the Tennessee Valley and Middle Tennessee.   

  10. Consumers should consider freezing their credit file

    September 14, 2017

    Credit Freeze

    Equifax's massive data breach could affect 143 million people. As consumers search for ways to protect themselves from becoming identity theft victims, financial experts recommend they temporarily freeze their credit files.    Read more...