The Power of Mobile: Using Self-Service Banking Apps to Increase Your Savings

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You may have heard that SC Telco has a new suite of mobile banking apps available for our members. We’re excited about mobile banking technology not only because of the greater convenience and enhanced security we can offer our members, but also because of self-service banking apps help to improve our members’ financial lives. By… Read more »

Staying Safe After a Data Breach

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Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus, recently announced a large data breach.  As your trusted partner, we want you to know we’ve got your back.  We also want to assure you that no SC Telco systems were compromised.  Visit Equifax.com for more information. What We Do to Protect You We offer Account Notifications through… Read more »

Mobile Banking: So easy you can do it in Car Line

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The kids are headed back to school, and along with early schedules, homework, and new friends, you also have something else to look forward to—the car line. For many, it’s time wasted…sitting in an endless lot of cars waiting for your precious little ones to be released from school. But car line is actually a… Read more »

Plan Now for College Success to reduce the need for Debt Management Later

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College days are here again, and if you have a child going off to college, you are probably already bearing the brunt of the financial stress that this rite of passage bestows.  But while many college students exit college in dire straits (with the average college graduate owing around $37,000 in student loans alone), that’s… Read more »

Best Credit Card Tips

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Credit cards can be a double-edged sword. Even if you get the best credit card interest rate available, there’s an inherent risk to credit card use— spending money on things you don’t really need and ending up over your head in debt. No one wants to pay interest five years later for a pair of… Read more »

SC Telco Named SC Top Workplace

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Greenville, S.C. – SC Telco, a non-profit financial cooperative headquartered out of Greenville, S.C., was recently named a Top Workplace in South Carolina by Philadelphia-based Workplace Dynamics, an employee research and consulting firm, in partnership with Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly and Charleston Business magazine.

Important Information Concerning the Equifax Data Breach

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On September 7, 2017, Equifax announced that 143 million people could be affected by a recent data breach in which cybercriminals stole information including names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, addresses and the number of some driver’s licenses.  To read the entire article click here. To determine if you have been affected by the breach,… Read more »

Financial Preparedness Before Natural Disasters Strike

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In addition to preparing for you and your family’s personal safety if a natural disaster should strike, you also need to prepare for the financial challenges associated with them.  Some of those challenges include having access to cash, financial services, and personal identification should you need to pay for supplies, temporary housing or to conduct other… Read more »