We naturally spend a lot of time tracking things we enjoy the most, like our favorite ball team stats, or how many likes we got on our latest Facebook post. However, when it comes to monitoring our credit rating, avoidance is often the game plan.
Shawn Hinchen of Aberdeen was the big winner of the second annual Save To Win Grand Prize. The Hinchen’s make regular deposits to their Save To Win account and the savings habit paid off in a big way for them.
TwinStar Credit Union would like to thank all our members who voted in The Olympian’s Best Of South Sound contest. TwinStar was named the best credit union and we are flattered by the recognition.
Effective Jan. 1, 2015, the IRS will allow an IRA (Individual Retirement Account) owner to make only one IRA rollover in any 12-month period, regardless of the number of IRAs owned. Before, an IRA owner was permitted one rollover per 12-month period for each IRA.
TwinStar’s annual Classroom Cash program completed another successful award cycle by recognizing 187 elementary school teachers from Tacoma to Portland with awards of $160 each. Classroom Cash proceeds are used for an array of purposes in and out of classrooms.
TwinStar Credit Union is now shipping EMV chip enabled Visa® Platinum credit cards to TwinStar members. If your Visa® Platinum credit card has an expiration date in November 2014 or after, you will receive one of the new cards. The card carrier that is included with your mailing provides more details. More information on EMV cards can be found here.