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SF Fire Credit Union Member Sings National Anthem at AT&T Park on September 11th

Cooperating to Benefit All Members

While many understand the Credit Union business model of being a financial cooperative with the goal of returning as much value to members as possible – they might be surprised at the level of cooperation and partnerships that exist amongst Credit Unions to bring enhanced services to all 90 million members across the United States.

'Cash for Clunkers' Car Program Provides Up To $4,500 in Rebates Expires August 24th

The CAR Allowance Rebate System (CARS) is a government program that helps consumers with a $3,500 or $4,500 rebate from the car dealer when they trade in their old vehicle and purchase or lease a new one.

SF Fire Credit Union Featured in CBS5 Consumer Watch Report

The fundamental principal of any financial cooperative is that by pooling resources, everyone benefits. At SF Fire, our mission is to operate with efficiency and return as much of our earnings as possible to members in the form of affordable loan rates, lower fees and higher returns on deposits

SF Fire Credit Union Ranks #1 Nationwide in Returning Value to Members

Credit Unions Turn 100

More than 100 years ago, in a response to avoid being charged excessive costs on loans from lenders, the first laws were passed in Massachusetts recognizing the creation of member-owned credit unions. The idea caught on and helped the growth of the credit union movement across the country.

Making Credit Cards Work for You

Recently, some credit card issuers have taken measures to turn credit cards into a burden by arbitrarily increasing rates and penalties or lowering limits. Here are four basic issues to examine closely when looking for, or using, a credit card.

New Rules & Guidelines for Fixed-Rate Mortgages Impact Pricing and Processing

There are new rules and guidelines that lenders must abide by concerning fixed-rate mortgages, which are reminiscent of guidelines in place before the real estate boom of the past decade. Be informed, as it helps establish realistic expectations concerning rates, fees and the actual loan process.

California Association of Realtors offers Free Mortgage Payment Protection for First-Time Home Buyers

Mortgages and Refinancing - What to Expect

With so much information circulating in the media, what can be overlooked are the many rules and guidelines that lenders must abide by – including how these rules could impact your expectations of the home loan process.