Budget your bills and save for that big-ticket item with zero effort—all by automating your personal finances
Sometimes banking can be a hassle. Paying bills, depositing checks, even just managing your money and savings can be a chore requiring multiple visits to the bank. Shouldn’t it be just a little bit faster and easier? Luckily, yes, and more importantly most of it can be done from a computer or smart device. Let’s go through some personal finance strategies to automate your financial life and take some of the work out of banking.Read More
bccu recognized with community pillar award
Bellwether Community Credit Union was honored to receive the Community Pillar Award at the 15th annual Spirit of NH Awards. The event, organized by Volunteer NH and held November 7th, was a great night that saw over 100 awards given out to individuals and organizations that promote community service across the state.
The Community Pillar Award, selected by the Volunteer NH committee and Board of Directors, is given to a member of the community whose work has fostered the civic engagement of others and has provided a lasting impact on NH citizens. It is a tremendous honor to receive recognition for this award, and all of us at Bellwether would like to extend our most humble gratitude to Volunteer NH for selecting us as the recipient. Bellwether was also proud to serve as the Legacy Sponsor for the event.Read More
Foiling identity theft
Hey wait a minute; I didn't spend $500 on assorted chocolates. I didn't take out a loan for a Segway either! And I definitely didn't open seven new credit cards and take a vacation to Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Someone must have stolen my identity, but how?!
WZID's Art Jam Bridge Fest was held in Manchester this past Saturday, where people from the community came out to enjoy the arts and raise money to fight the heroin/opioid crisis. As a sponsor of the event, Bellwether Community Credit Union would like to extend our deepest thanks to all of you who joined us in making the Art Jam Bridge Fest a success, whether that be by making a donation to Child and Family Services of NH or visiting our booth at the event. All of us at Bellwether are so appreciative of the strong support we received and had a blast chatting with everyone at the Art Jam. It was a fun-filled day of music, art, dance, food, games and more that, most importantly, raised money for a great cause. We would also like to give a big thank you to WZID for putting on such a wonderful event.
Just like a person’s appearance can reflect their personality, a person’s credit score can give insights into the financial patterns of a person’s life.
A credit history shows one’s financial reliability. The importance of establishing credit is undeniable as it opens new ways to receive loans with favorable interest rates. The following tips can help build a good credit history.Read More