Rental Assistance During COVID-19: How to Get Help

Many of our members are facing the threat of losing their homes because of the pandemic. In late December, a relief bill was passed to help households at risk of becoming homeless due to the COVID-19 pandemic. If you or someone you know is affected, find out how you can get rental assistance. Rental Assistance […]

Argent Credit Union, A Safe Place to Bank

It’s unsettling to see major swings in the stock market or to observe heated exchanges among political leaders about the best financial course for the country. It’s understandable that you might be concerned or worried. However, Argent Credit Union is a safe place to bank. Keep reading to learn the advantages of credit unions. Advantages […]

Teaching Kids About Money Now So They’re Financially Independent Later

Teaching kids about money and exposing your kids to finances at a young age will empower them to be financially independent when they’re older. One in four U.S. adults with young children said their parents taught them essentially nothing about money when they were kids, according to a 2019 survey by CreditCards.com. Some schools include […]

Share Insurance Protects Your Money

With these uncertain times and things changing often, one thing is certain, your money is safe with us. Federal Share Insurance Safeguarding your hard-earned money is vitally important. That’s why Argent Credit Union has federal share insurance, administered by an independent government agency, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). The National Credit Union Share Insurance […]

Top Tips for Gearing Up to Go

It’s summertime, and if you’re one of the many in vacation mode, follow these online safety tips when traveling for greater confidence and peace of mind when planning and also while enjoying. Online Safety Tips When Traveling: Top Tips for Gearing Up to Go Lockdown Your Login Your usernames and passwords are not enough to […]

Considerations for Those Looking to Travel this Summer

If you’re thinking about traveling this summer away from your local community, consider these coronavirus traveling tips to protect yourself and others during your trip. 6 Coronavirus Traveling Tips • Clean and wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after you have been in a public place, after […]

4 Ways to Avoid Online Coronavirus Scams and Fraud

Cybercriminals continue to seize on coronavirus fears by using online scams to extract internet users’ personal and financial information. These scams are sent through email, texts, or social media, and they claim to provide coronavirus awareness by offering virus prevention products and/or they may ask for donations to a charity. They often appear legitimate, so […]