Category Financial Tips & Tricks

College Planning 101 Seminars

We’ve teamed up with the experts from Student Choice to offer two FREE seminars on college planning in February! Learn about the cost of attendance, government programs, scholarships and grants, work study, federal, PLUS, and private loans, budgeting, and more! Click the links below to learn more… Big Sky High School Cafeteria Monday, February 5th

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VITA Tax Assistance

We’re excited to offer free tax preparation services again this year, sponsored by the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, at Missoula Federal Credit Union. When January 16 – April 12, 2018 Where Reserve Street Branch Mondays – Thursdays 9am-12pm & 1-4pm Fridays 9am – 12pm Stevensville Branch Fridays 1-4pm How By appointment only.

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Everything You Need to Know About the Equifax Breach

In a recently revealed breach, the scope of which the country has never before seen, 143 million Americans may have had their personal information exposed. Equifax, one the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies, reported a massive data breach that lasted from mid-May through the end of July. Hackers were able to access people’s names,

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Fake Tax Form Scam

Tax season means a paperwork blizzard. Often, someone loses a copy of an important document and needs it to be re-issued. Naturally, everyone’s too busy to verify the authenticity of each request. That’s what scammers are counting on with a recent ploy targeting people who prepare tax forms. In this scheme, the scammer sends an

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