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Best Ways to Start Saving for the Holidays

“Christmas in July” is the name of a movie in which a man called Jimmy is tricked into believing he’s won $25,000 in a national radio contest. (It’s from 1940, but the point remains.) He promptly goes out and blows his winnings on a shopping spree. When the truth comes out that Jimmy didn’t win,… Read more »

Money-Saving Ideas for New Parents

Wrapping your arms around the fragile frame of a newborn is holding the world in a warm blanket. With a new child in your family comes a whole lotta love, as well as a whole lotta baby products. From bottles of baby shampoo to crates of diapers, your life is going to explode with tiny… Read more »

What Credit Card Type Are You?

Deseret First Credit Cards If you’re looking for a great credit card, then we’ve got you covered here at Deseret First. Our VISA Platinum Credit Card is a top-notch credit card loaded with all sorts of features. For an exceptional rewards card, check out our VISA Platinum Rewards Credit Card. For questions or to apply,… Read more »

How Many Credit Cards Should I Have?

I know, I know, you get a new credit card offer more often than you take a shower. From the checkout line at Home Depot to the pre-approval letters waiting in your mailbox, everyone’s vying for a share of your wallet. In view of this onslaught of offers, you’re not alone if you’ve asked yourself,… Read more »

Budget Vacation Ideas

If you’re feeling the pull of travel, and want to get out and see some sights, then you need to spend carefully, or the travel will dig into your savings. We have compiled a few ideas that can help you save some money on key parts of your vacation, like airline tickets, rental cars, lodging,… Read more »

Benefits of a Solid Credit Score

Three HUGE Benefits of a Solid Credit Score These days, nearly everything that we do involves some sort of credit check. Whether you’re getting a loan or ordering DirecTV, your credit is going to get pulled so that your potential lender or service provider can peek into your financial past. What people see when they… Read more »

Anytime, Anywhere Banking

Anytime, Anywhere Banking Banking is no longer limited to “banker’s hours.” With Deseret First Credit Union, it’s on your schedule. We have convenient ways for you to access your accounts anytime, anywhere, whether it’s on your computer, your mobile phone or tablet, an ATM, or a branch. Online You enjoy loafing around eating ice cream… Read more »

5 Steps to Financial Success

5 Steps to Financial Success Although the road to financial success is different for everyone, there are a few key stops along the way that can make your journey an easier one. If you’re just starting out, then these steps will point you in the right direction. If you’re off-track, then use these steps to… Read more »