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Growth, Value or Both

Tweet The terms growth and value are often used to describe two different investment strategies, yet many investors may want both qualities in an investment. Famed investor Warren Buffett put it this way in a 2015 interview: “I always say if you aren’t investing for value, what are you investing for? And the idea that […]

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Should You Pay off Your Mortgage or Invest?

Tweet Owning a home outright is a dream that many Americans share. Having a mortgage can be a huge burden, and paying it off may be the first item on your financial to-do list. But competing with the desire to own your home free and clear is your need to invest for retirement, your child’s […]

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Practical Measures to Prevent Identity Theft.

Tweet Identity thieves can empty your bank account, max out your credit cards and purchase furniture, cars, even homes on the basis of your credit history. You may never be able to completely prevent your identity from being stolen, but here are some steps you can take to help protect yourself from becoming a victim. […]

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Women and Money: Taking Control of Your Finances

Tweet As a woman, you have financial needs that are unique to your situation in life. Perhaps you would like to buy your first home. Maybe you need to start saving for your child’s college education. Or you might be concerned about planning for retirement. Whatever your circumstances may be, it’s important to have a […]

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Being Financially Fit in the New Year

Tweet As 2015 begins, you may be considering some exciting resolutions. As your credit union, we’d like to encourage you to strengthen your dedication to improving your financial fitness and we’re here to help you succeed. We have 7 steps to help guide you towards your most financially fit year ever. Weigh in When struggling […]

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Here We Grow Again!

Tweet We are pleased to announce the opening of our newest full service financial center at Stafford Village, located at 3390 Sides Branch Rd. in Winston Salem, NC. At Allegacy, we focus on your financial transformation and not just the transaction. Our Allegacy gurus help you make smart financial choices by making sure everything we […]

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How Can We Help with Your Taxes

Tweet April 15th is only about a month away. This means the mad scramble is on to locate W-2s, 1099s, and other important documents—some without numbers in the title. While we can’t help you find that shoebox full of receipts you lost, there are a few very helpful ways that Allegacy can make tax time […]

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Three ways to treat yourself to our sweet rates.

Tweet Don’t forget the most important person this Valentine’s Day — you! Our sweet rates are a smart way to give your financial fitness a boost. If you’re serious about growing your savings, you’ll find our 13-month Relationship Certificate very attractive with an interest rate of 0.85% APY1 on balances up to $100,000. Plus, for a limited time, […]

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Where Should Your Savings Go When Rates Are Low?

Tweet While this prolonged period of “historically low interest rates” has been a blessing for homebuyers, for savers, it can feel more like a curse. How are you supposed to grow your money when the national average interest rate on checking and savings accounts is hovering around only 0.48% APY¹? Turn to Allegacy for help […]

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Multiply Your Money with Our Certificate Specials

Tweet Looking for an easy way to grow your savings? Allegacy offers two safe and sure-fired ways to boost your account balance in a jiffy. For a limited time only, you can take advantage of competitive interest rates on 5-month and 13-month relationship certificate specials.* Earn 0.65% APY on balances up to $100,000 on our […]

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