Tag Archives: Debit card

Online Holiday Shopping TIps

The holidays are right around the corner and consumers are being bombarded with ads for discounted merchandise, free shipping and other special deals during the holiday season, and in particular for Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Last year, more than … Continue reading

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Protecting Your Plastic from High-Tech Criminals

  How to help keep your credit and debit cards safe While many consumers still like to use paper money and coins, more and more people are pulling out credit or debit cards to make purchases. And, as the popularity … Continue reading

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Don’t Fall for Texting Scams!

As you may have seen on the news recently, there has been another round of texting scams.  These scams send a text message to cell phones stating that there is a problem with your debit card or bank account and ask … Continue reading

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Not sure what to get someone this holiday season?

Union State Bank now has Visa gift cards!  There are many designs available for all your gift giving needs.  You decide on the dollar amount to load on the card… anywhere from $10.00 up to $1,000.00!  Gift cards make great … Continue reading

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Planning Ahead To Keep Your Money Safe While On Vacation

With the summer travel season upon us, many Americans are planning to hit the road or the skies for their much-anticipated summer vacation, Union State Bank and the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) want consumers to have the information they need … Continue reading

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Internet Banking

Union State Bank’s new internet banking website has been up and running for about two weeks now.  If you have not logged on, please do so to check out the new and expanded features this website offers.  You can also … Continue reading

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Debit vs. Credit Cards: How They Stack Up

This week is National Consumer Protection Week.  Each day we will have information on how you can become a wiser consumer of financial products. Reprinted from FDIC, http://www.fdic.gov/consumers/consumer/news/cnfall09/debit_vs_credit.html Debit cards, which work like electronic checks, are becoming more widely used … Continue reading

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