Taylorsville Branch Upgrade

  We’ve just celebrated the grand opening of a new building for the Taylorsville Branch. Previously at 4645 South 2700 West, the branch moved just down the street to a new facility at 3225 West 4700 South.     The modest facility features modern conveniences for DFCU members including friendly teller pods instead of a… Read more »

Tips for Your Financial Identity: Building Credit & Avoiding Fraud

Financial Identity Your identity related to financial services such as your credit report and personal information used in banking. Building Credit Monitor your credit reports annually Open one or two lines of credit for at least 6 months. Use 30% or less of your credit and make payments to show history. Make 100% of your… Read more »

4 Black Friday Shopping Tips!

1. Plan Ahead.  It’s best to know what you want to get and where the best price is going to be. This way you can spend less time trying to maneuver through the crowds of people in stores and more time getting the things you want! 2. Prioritize Your List.  What is the most important… Read more »

DFCU Beam Signing

DFCU Staff had the opportunity to put their own mark on our new building! In June staff members were able to sign their name on the final steel beam. This was a fun time for staff to mingle and see the progress on the new operations center.

Save on Auto and Home Loans!

Get a good start on Summer with a new home or auto! Then start making many new memories with your friends and family!

DFCU “Tees” off BYU/Utah DUEL Rivalry Season for Charity

      Salt Lake City, UT, July 31, 2017 – On July 25, foursomes of coaches, athletic department staff, former athletes, alumni, and fans of BYU and University of Utah teamed up to enjoy a friendly round a golf to raise funds for the Deseret First Charitable Foundation which helps outfit LDS missionaries with assistance… Read more »

What is a Credit Card?

The word “credit” can generate a lot of emotions. Some people carry a negative connotation with the term, or think credit means debt and irresponsibility; but credit, when used with providence, can be a very good thing. Though buying a car and home may not be in your immediate plans, your financial choices today affect… Read more »

How to Get out of Debt in the New Year

A brand new year often inspires positive life changes such as breaking free of debt. If collections calls have been interrupting your dinner or you’re just stressed out from heavy-duty debt, here’s how to eliminate the burden. Determine where you stand In order to solve a problem, you need to fully understand it. Assess your… Read more »

6 Ways to Save More Money in the New Year!

Even if saving has never been your thing and money is tight, the coming of a new year is an opportunity to change old financial habits. Here are some ways to become a more efficient saver. 1. Budget Budgeting helps you organize your finances so you have money left over to save each month. It… Read more »

5 Financial Resolutions for the New Year

A brand new year provides the perfect opportunity to make meaningful life changes, including improved financial wellness. These five financial resolutions can help get your year off to a promising start. 1. Get on budget Take charge of your finances by creating a budget. Start by calculating after-tax income and subtracting fixed monthly expenses. Then… Read more »