Explore More

It’s time to go out and explore more! With our 47 beautiful state parks in South Carolina, there are endless opportunities to explore the great outdoors. But we know what you’re probably thinking-you don’t want to spend the money. HopeSouth is here to put the hope back into your finances this summer with a Recreational […]

Your Deposits are Safe

Your deposits are safe at HopeSouth Credit Union, and they have been for over 50 years. We are happy to share that we are well-positioned to weather any financial storm that should pass. Read on to discover why!  Your funds, your future, and your financial health are of our utmost importance, and they have been […]

Match With Your Perfect Car

That feeling of finding your dream car, in no time! Go ahead, swipe on your perfect car. We’re talking about getting your car, and a lower auto rate! There’s no better time to finance your auto with HopeSouth. Plus, when you use our AutoLink, you can find your next car, truck, ATV, boat, and so […]

Financial First: Making Your First Budget Plan

How many times do we set a financial goal with the full intention to achieve it only to stop within a month? This time, we’re ending just as strong as we start. And our secret weapon is going to be a budget plan! We promise it’s not as stressful as it sounds, especially with HopeSouth […]

A Date with Debt

Are those butterflies in your stomach because of first-date jitters or because debt is calling you up? If it’s the latter, you’re not alone. In fact, a recent survey from LendingTree noted that “22% of millennials (ages 26 to 41) and 19% of Gen Zers (ages 18 to 25) have gone into debt from what […]

We Take Your Life Personally

Do you feel overwhelmed by expenses? It’s crazy how quickly everything can pile up. Suddenly, you find yourself needing money for renovations, weddings, and unexpected payments. Between trips, medical bills, day-to-day purchases, and more, you have to balance so much!  We know you take your finances seriously, and we do too at HopeSouth. That’s why […]

Improving Your Credit Score in 3 Steps

The words “credit score” often come with a headache, especially when you’re trying to figure out how to improve yours. That’s why we’re laying out three of the best ways to rebuild or improve your credit score and set yourself up for success. While rebuilding your credit takes time, these steps will help you on […]

Can’t Buy Me Love: Romantic Gifts That Won’t Break The Bank

Whether you’re a fan of Valentine’s Day or not, chances are there has been a time when you wanted to get your sweetie a little something sweet. However, flowers can be expensive, and just because something costs a lot of money doesn’t mean it comes from the heart. According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), […]

Your Year-End Financial Checklist

It’s easy during the holiday season to hyperfocus on traveling, shopping, and hosting. Foremost, we let our finances fall by the wayside. That’s why this year, we’re encouraging you to examine your finances and use this handy checklist to make sure you spend 2023 on financially stable ground. How much money did you spend this […]

Marriage and Money: What You Need to Discuss

Before you tie the knot, it pays to know a few things. Everybody has a different way of managing their finances, and if you and your partner aren’t on the same page, you might find yourself struggling to navigate financial issues when they arise. In fact, an article in the Wall Street Journal notes, “One in […]