Five Fuel Efficient Cars to Save You Money at the Pump

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With gas prices soaring, many Americans are feeling the financial sting at the pump. Stops to fill up are costing anywhere between $70 to $100 on average cars, so it might be time to consider trading in for a more fuel efficient model. If you’re thinking about trading in your gas guzzler for an economically Read More »

Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck: A Credit Union Solution

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Making ends meet. A shoestring budget. Scraping by. Scrimping. No matter what you call it, a recent study finds that seven out of ten Americans are now living paycheck-to-paycheck. If you’ve never had to adopt this lifestyle, consider yourself lucky. At HopeSouth Credit Union, we understand the immense burden that a paycheck-to-paycheck budget can place Read More »

Improve Your Budget And Make Your Financial Goals in 2022

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What types of thoughts or feelings come to mind when you read the word “budget?” For some, budgeting comes naturally, a skill that has been with them since a young age. For the rest of us, we may think, “I should be budgeting,” or “that’s scary and I don’t want to think about it, so I won’t.” Read More »

Member Service Representative

Member Service Representative part-time position available!

Essential Functions Greet and welcome members to the credit union in a courteous, professional, and timely manner, providing prompt, accurate, and efficient member transactions. Receive checks and cash for deposit to accounts, verify amounts, examine checks for proper endorsement, and enter deposits into computer records. Cash checks and process withdrawals; pay out money after verification Read More »

Hidden Costs of “Buy Now Pay Later”

Buy Now Pay Later

In today’s world, our minds have become all too familiar with instant gratification. We want it all, we want it now, and we want it in every color! So it’s no surprise that many are attracted to the convenience of the “buy now pay later” purchasing model. And with many major retailers offering easy-to-use installment Read More »

2022: This Is the Year You Break Up with Your Bank

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Breaking up isn’t easy, that’s why there are so many heartbroken songs on the topic. From the heartache to the tears to the melodramatic balladry, no one likes a breakup…. That being said, we’ve all been in a position where a breakup is probably the best thing for us. We’ve been in those toxic relationships Read More »

2022 Game Changer

2022 Game Changer Visa Credit Card

Credit card debt can put you out of your league! Don’t take the penalty of paying high-interest rates that can’t be tackled. We have a playbook to bring you to the winner’s circle and eliminate debt! Balances transfer can put you back in the game with a low promotional rate and a zero balance transfer Read More »

Dangers of Buy Here Pay Here Car Lots

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When you want to buy a new car, “buy here, pay here” car lots can be enticing. On the surface, it looks like they are offering good prices for quality vehicles. When something seems to be too good to be true, though, there’s most likely a catch. You might get yourself into an auto loan Read More »

What’s the Big Deal About Bitcoin?

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Bitcoin was the very first cryptocurrency and one of the most popular ones as well. It’s understandable if it piques your curiosity. Nevertheless, it’s important that new investors like you learn more about Bitcoin before you buy digital coins with your hard-earned cash. In this article, you’ll find out what Bitcoin is and how it Read More »