Our Way of Saying Thanks

Maybe you’ve taken advantage of the vast array of financial products and services Allegacy offers, but did you know that as a Credit Union member, you are eligible for discounts at other merchants? Members of Allegacy are eligible to take advantage of discounts at a number of entertainment attractions throughout North Carolina and the Eastern […]

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10 Myths About Credit Unions

How much do you know about credit unions? Test yourself on these 10 myths-how many did you believe until today? Myth #1: You must meet strict eligibility requirements. Fact: While credit unions do require that members meet certain requirements to satisfy a common bond, we have over 600 companies and over 10 community organizations as […]

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Give the Gift of Allegacy

If you’ve been delighted with Allegacy, why not share the gift of credit union membership with your friends and family to help them along their financial journey? For a limited time, Allegacy will give you $50 for every friend or family member you refer – up to $250*. This gift of membership to your friends […]

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Understanding the Need for Estate Planning

In a perfect world, everything you own would go to your desired beneficiaries – exactly as you intended, according to your will. Unfortunately, if you die unexpectedly, your assets may well not go to where you want them – unless you make arrangements in advance. Probate The first concept to understand is probate. This is […]

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Should Kids Help Fund Their College Education

Opinions on teaching children how to save money typically equal the number of households in the country. To say there are a lot of them is an understatement. And the debate over whether kids should help fund their college education is also a hot topic. Financial experts do tend to agree on the benefits of […]

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Investing In Their Future

Do the words American Girl dolls, video games, Disney princesses, Monster High Dolls, Hot Wheels, Disney movies and designer clothes make you groan about the state of your pocketbook? If your kids own any of the above listed items, you probably never looked at them as a financial investment. Well, it’s time to rethink that […]

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Financial Security is the New Retirement: What it is and How to get There

For younger workers, retirement is a long way off. A recent survey by TD Ameritrade shows that 48% of Millennial respondents who are in the workforce aren’t saving for retirement. Another 33% started saving, but have stopped. It’s tempting to look at that data and be concerned, but there might be something deeper happening. Maybe […]

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Social Security Calculators: Helping to plan your retirement strategy

Effective retirement planning is a simple equation. You have to make sure your passive sources of income meet or exceed your monthly expenses. For most of your income, like your retirement accounts, certificates and investments, that income is easy to calculate. You know the rate of return and you know the amount you have saved. […]

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Staying Financially Fit On the Go

Allegacy is here to help you make smart financial choices no matter where you are. With online banking and our mobile app, you’ll save time and money with convenient, free access to accounts and you’ll have peace of mind knowing that the Credit Union uses the highest standard of privacy protection available to protect your […]

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Staying Financially Fit On the Go for Our Current Mobile and Online Users

The Allegacy Mobile App allows you to check your balances, look up account history, transfer funds, pay bills, and even deposit checks – all from the convenience of your smartphone or tablet. Have a check to deposit, but no time to get to a financial center? Our Mobile App can help with that. Just select […]

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