News & Alerts

2014 Scholarship applications are now available!

Jan 01, 2014 | In The Community

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The Center for Financial Empowerment, formerly the SCE FCU Foundation, offers college and trade school scholarships to young adults with financial need who demonstrate hard work, dedication, community involvement and a drive to succeed...

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Important Information Regarding Target Corporation Credit and Debit Card Security Breach

Dec 19, 2013 | Alerts

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Breaking news on December 18th, 2013 reported that a data breach occurred at Target, potentially affecting as many as 40 million debit and credit cardholders. According to Target, you may have been affected if you used your debit or credit card at Target from November 27th to December 15th, 2013...

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BIZ eNews - December 2013

Dec 16, 2013 | Newsletters

Inside this issue:
Cyber Security Tips for Business Owners, Popular Loans for Small Businesses, What to Know about Investment Property, Tips on How to Avoid Overspending, Three Awesome Small Cars, Improving Blood Circulation...

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FBI Holiday Shopping Tips

Nov 28, 2013 | Tips

The FBI reminds holiday shoppers to beware of cyber criminals who are out to steal money and personal information. Scammers use many techniques to defraud consumers, from phishing e-mails offering too good to be true deals on brand-name merchandise to offering quick cash to victims...


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BIZ eNews - November 2013

Nov 25, 2013 | Newsletters

Inside this issue:
Five Reasons for Checking Accounts at Your Financial Institution, Peer-to-Peer Loans: Three Cheers or Steer Clear?, The Basics of Insurance for Property, Liability and Insurance, New Online Money Management Tools to Try...

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Fraud Risk Alert!

Nov 15, 2013 | Alerts

We’ve received word from SCE FCU members and non-members that they are receiving text messages, portrayed as coming from the Credit Union regarding their debit card. The text asks them to call a number such as (850) 677-3020 regarding their account. When the person calls that number, they’re asked to enter their card number, expiration date and PIN number.

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BIZ eNews - October 2013

Oct 25, 2013 | Newsletters

Inside this issue:
What You Need to Know About Business Law, How to Negotiate your Freelance Business Rates, Investment Tips from America's Wealthy, Make a Statement with Your eStatement...

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The Center for Financial Empowerment Highlighted in CU Times!

Oct 07, 2013 | News & Press

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Our very own George Poitou, COO of SCE FCU and CFE Board Member, along with Abby Ulm, Manager of the Center for Financial Empowerment, were quoted in a recent article by Credit Union times. The article highlights our dedication to educate underserved youth and families in the principles of personal finance...

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