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Home & Auto

How To Finance A Used Car & Mistakes To Avoid

Financing a used car requires that you follow a process to both select the best car and the best financing available to you. Along the way, it’s easy to make mistakes because there are so many moving parts. The best way to prepare yourself for a smooth car buying process is to arm yourself with knowledge about the experience in … Continue reading

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Community Service | News & Announcements

Atlantic Financial Federal Credit Union Supports Community Financial Well-Being Through COVID-19 Epidemic

Hunt Valley, MD – As the economic uncertainty continues and consumers grapple with unexpected hardships, Atlantic Financial Federal Credit Union remains strong and ready to serve its members and the community. While AFFCU’s team on the front lines continue their essential duties as “financial first responders,” others in the organization are doing their part to support the financial well-being of … Continue reading

Credit & Debt

How To Open A Checking Account In 5 Simple Steps

Opening a checking account is an easy process that can be completed in just a few simple steps. Many financial institutions allow you to open your account online or at a local branch, depending on your preference. As long as you have the information needed to get started, you can check this off of your to-do list in a matter … Continue reading

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Credit & Debt

7 Questions To Ask Before Opening A Checking Account For Free

A free checking account should be exactly that—free. However, many financial institutions have loopholes or special requirements that you’ll have to meet for your checking account to be truly free.  When considering opening an account with any bank or credit union, there are several questions you should ask. Common Pitfalls To Avoid With Free Checking Some of the pitfalls and … Continue reading

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