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Winner, winner, chicken dinner

No prizes from the FTC Recently, someone showed up at the door of the FTC (Federal Trade Commission) to ask about his prize. He had a mailing saying he’d won $5 million – and the… (more)

Staycation by default

Planning a summer vacation? You may be looking for deals on cheap flights or discounts at hotels and resorts – but some promotions may come with strings attached, and others can be downright scams. Before… (more)

Well(here we go again)s Fargo

In case you missed it, Wells Fargo was recently fined several hundred million dollars by the CFPB for more deceptive behavior. In 2016, you may remember that the financial institution faced big fines for stealing… (more)

Apple Pay and South Bay

Apple Pay is the convenient way to pay with your South Bay Credit Union Debit card. Your transaction is secure, as your debit card numbers aren’t stored on the device or on Apple’s® server, so… (more)

The cost of coin

“Find a penny pick it up and all day long you’ll have good luck” We’ve all known since we were kids that pennies were good luck, but they’re not worth much more than that nowadays…. (more)

Local license plate love

California endless summer license plate There’s nothing more California dreamier than the thought of an Endless Summer. While this one dream may never actually be a reality, your car license plate doesn’t have to reflect that… (more)