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401K Rollover To CD IRA
Updated: Aug 16, 2016 by Ally6770  |  8 comments  |  Ask The Community

I am quitting work (!) and have a $150k 401k. I would like to roll it over to an IRA 5 yr CD. Can I do that? Or do only some banks permit this? I read more

Andrews FCU 84 Month 3% IRA CD
Updated: Apr 13, 2016 by bwk1954  |  12 comments  |  Miscellaneous

Had a 5 year 3.04% IRA at Digital CU that matured 10 days ago and scrambled to replace it. I used the weekly CD Summary to look for a replacement read more

Identity Theft
Updated: Apr 11, 2016 by diamondx  |  1 comment  |  Miscellaneous

For those of you who have not yet been a victim, be advised. My wife was just hit. A fraudster (through a "phish") apparently convinced a low-level read more

You Can Not Open Account If You Have Moved
Updated: Mar 27, 2016 by diamondx  |  1 comment  |  Bank Reviews

I have moved and apparently AFCU refuses to allow me to change/edit address on my application. Have several other accounts and never been through this

401K To A IRA
Updated: Nov 18, 2015 by dave9354  |  2 comments  |  Ask The Community

How difficult is it --or will they make it - for me to transfer /rollover my 401k to a credit union ira ? I am currently not employed with my 401k plan

401K Question.
Updated: Nov 1, 2015 by diamondx  |  2 comments  |  Ask The Community

How long does /should it take to transfer money in one fund to another ?  I was thinking it would be like a stock purchase and that it would be done read more

Great Place!!
Updated: Oct 17, 2015 by diamondx  |  1 comment  |  Bank Reviews

I’m earning 2.5% in checking and paying less than that on my UICCU car loan. I have never been to a bank or credit union that prices things more read more

10 Days To Clear A CHASE CASHIERS Check ??
Updated: Aug 10, 2015 by Shorebreak  |  19 comments  |  Miscellaneous

My credit union is telling me it will take 10 days to clear a CASHIERS CHECK.  I thought they were as good as cash ?  and this makes it even read more

Customer Service Issues
Updated: Jul 29, 2015 by UICCU  |  1 comment  |  Bank Reviews

Two days and still no reply to a email. Not the first time there has been issues. I asked for contact information for the President /CEO/HPIC almost 4 read more

25-Month CD Special 2.27% APY
Updated: Jul 28, 2015 by diamondx  |  2 comments  |  Bank Deals

SUMMER BLOW OUT OFFER: ONE WEEK ONLY25 Month CD Special @ 2.27% APY* ($100,000 maximum) This CD requires a minimum of $500 to open. Estatements read more

UICCU Has Great Customer Service
Updated: Jul 28, 2015 by diamondx  |  1 comment  |  Bank Reviews

My 4 year IRA CD just ended and I put most of the money in the new 2% for 25 months CD which is available as an IRA. The IRA dept. has given me great read more

UICCU --Closed Fridays ?
Posted: Apr 7, 2015 by diamondx  |  0 comments  |  Miscellaneous

On two separate occasions now I have had communication issues with University of Iowa Community Credit Union.  Both on Fridays. I must assume they read more

University Of Iowa CU Cds (21-Mo,1.75%APY) (34-Mo Bump Up, 2%APY)
Updated: Apr 3, 2015 by diamondx  |  1 comment  |  Bank Deals

The credit union has a health rating of B+ on DA.   The CDs have a $1K minimum deposit.  Higher rates are available as follows: For the read more

$4M In Gold Reported Stolen During Robbery
Updated: Mar 3, 2015 by diamondx  |  1 comment  |  Financial News

Wilson, N.C. — The FBI and Wilson County authorities are investigating the theft of an estimated $4 million worth of gold reportedly stolen during read more

To Combat Fraud, Visa Wants To Track Your Smartphone
Updated: Feb 15, 2015 by diamondx  |  2 comments  |  Financial News

The payment processing company Visa will roll out a new feature this spring that will allow its cardholders to inform their banks where they are read more

Wrong Address Leads To Credit Card Default
Updated: Feb 15, 2015 by diamondx  |  1 comment  |  Financial News

From The LA Times: Dear Liz: A debt collector says I owe a small debt from a store credit card I opened about six months ago. The wrong address was read more

Slow Rise In Consumer Prices May Stymie The Fed
Updated: Jan 18, 2015 by diamondx  |  1 comment  |  Financial News

Consumer prices in the United States are rising at the slowest pace during a period of economic growth in the last half-century, a trend that could delay read more

Chase Bank And New Cash Deposit Rules
Updated: Dec 25, 2014 by paoli2  |  44 comments  |  Miscellaneous

I was wondering if anyone has encountered what is going to be the new rules for "any" bank cash deposits as of March 1, 2014?  I just returned from read more

How Can Penfed CU Change My Mailing Address Behind My Back?
Updated: Sep 21, 2014 by Ally6770  |  10 comments  |  Bank Deals

I received an email alert today from PenFed about my address change. They switched my mailing address to somewhere in Atlanta (I live in California). read more

Why Walmart Might Ask For Your Credit Card Security Code
Updated: May 28, 2014 by paoli2  |  13 comments  |  Financial News

Do you know your credit card’s three-digit security code? Located on the back of credit cards, this code acts as an extra line of defense against read more

CD Rate Increase
Updated: May 25, 2014 by paoli2  |  5 comments  |  Bank Deals

To soften the blow of iGOBanking trashing its 5-year CD rate, GE Capital Bank just increased its 5-year rate from 2.10% to 2.25% APY. 

America Wants Personal Finance Courses For High Schoolers
Updated: May 19, 2014 by Ally6770  |  11 comments  |  Financial News

More and more, the problem of financial illiteracy is a problem in the U.S., with the 52% of teens being able to balance a checkbook in 2007 read more

Have You Noticed The Dismal Money Market Certificate Rates At PenFed?
Updated: May 18, 2014 by FAR  |  10 comments  |  Bank Deals

Term Dividend Rate APY 6 Month 0.300% 0.30% 1-Year   0.800% 0.80% 2-Year   0.900% 0.90% 3-Year   1.000% 1.00% 4-Year read more

JP Morgan Chase Instrument Offers 9% Interest For 15 Years If...
Updated: Oct 15, 2013 by diamondx  |  2 comments  |  Financial News

"JP Morgan Chase is currently syndicating what may be its most interesting Structured Note offering in years.  Unlike a dividend paying stock which read more

92-Year-Old's Funeral Insurance Cancelled By Credit Union
Updated: Oct 15, 2013 by diamondx  |  2 comments  |  Bank Deals

From ABC News: Sandy Bellm's mother, Helen, has kept $2,000 in a special savings account at US Federal Credit Union for over 50 years. The $2,000 read more

ID Theft: Lessons And Protection Measures
Updated: Oct 7, 2013 by jenniemartin  |  9 comments  |  Financial News

From Bnakrate.com/Boston.com: http://www.bankrate.com/finance/c...-theft.asp Another worth-read to protect against ID Theft (SHRED). BTW, I notice read more

TIN Required When Paying By Cash ???
Updated: Sep 2, 2013 by Ally6770  |  9 comments  |  Ask The Community

The IRS is making business report anyone paying with cash to have an ID and SSN/ TIN  Not sure what the details are as far as a minimum amount , but read more

Murder Renews Calls For ATM Safety Measures Like Panic Buttons
Updated: Jul 31, 2013 by diamondx  |  2 comments  |  Financial News

From The Boston Globe The plastic debit card inside your wallet can tell a bank plenty about you, from which coffee shop you frequent to whether read more

Complicated Ira Transfer Deposit
Posted: May 9, 2013 by diamondx  |  0 comments  |  Bank Reviews

 I travel out of state for my job a lot and am not able to just walk in to my cu.   Isn't this why there is online banking ?& read more

Bernanke Says Benefits Of QE Are Clear
Updated: Feb 28, 2013 by ytytytyt  |  27 comments  |  Financial News

From MarketWatch: Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke sent a strong signal Tuesday that he backs continuation of the central bank's $85 billion read more