Maps Blog

The Pros and Cons of Gift Cards

December 11 by Maps Credit Union

Are gift cards practical, meaningful gifts or impersonal gestures? We'll tackle the age-old debate. 

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Tips for Safer Online Shopping

November 27 by Maps Credit Union

Shoppers are on the lookout for great deals—and that means cybercriminals are ready to pounce. Are you taking steps to protect yourself this holiday season?

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Black Friday Scams and How to Avoid Them

November 20 by Maps Credit Union

Before you break out your credit card, educate yourself on some common holiday shopping scams and learn how to safeguard yourself against potential threats. 

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ICYMI: Facts About Maps

November 16 by Maps Credit Union

We’re taking a minute to answer some popular questions from our surveys and social media. Here’s a quick rundown of a few little-known Maps facts you may have missed.

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Thanksgiving Budgeting Tips

November 13 by Maps Credit Union

Is it possible to create a memorable Thanksgiving dinner when you’re on a tight budget? Absolutely!
 

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The Psychological Impact of Debt

October 9 by Maps Credit Union

Debt affects nearly all of us at some point in our lives and it often carries a profound psychological impact—but it is possible to break the cycle. 

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How to Understand (and Improve) Your Credit Score

September 25 by Maps Credit Union

Your credit score is just a three-digit number, but it holds immense power. So, why does it matter? Is it possible to improve it? We'll break it down. 

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How to Avoid Student Loan Forgiveness Scams

September 18 by Maps Credit Union

Student loan payments are about to restart—and, unfortunately, related scams are on the rise. This week, we’ll delve into this growing problem and provide you with crucial tips on how to avoid falling victim to student loan scams.
 

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9 Reasons to Update Your Credit Union Contact Information ASAP

August 28 by Maps Credit Union

Have you moved recently or had a name change? Did you remember to update your information with Maps? Here’s why you should.

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How AI is Making Financial Scams Harder to Detect—And How to Protect Yourself

July 17 by Maps Credit Union

Artificial Intelligence is changing the way we live and work, but all that progress comes at a price. We’ll break down how AI-technology is changing the face of financial scams—and give you some tools to protect yourself.   

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