Update:

In accordance with Executive Order 146,  beginning Monday,  June 29th anyone that enters our branches will be required to wear a mask. Disposable masks will be provided for anyone that does not have their own. In order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19,  our branch lobbies are currently limited to appointments only.  For more information about our response to COVID-19 or to schedule an appointment,  click here. 

You know how important your credit score is to your financial health, but do you know how your credit score gets calculated? There are five categories that make up your FICO score, the model that most lenders use. Knowing what gets calculated, and how, will help you understand how to keep your credit score healthy.

COGNITION, Davie County’s newest community-driven, interactive learning center received a $10,000 sponsorship from Piedmont Advantage Credit Union to assist with the mission of creating an interactive space for children, families, and the community to acquire knowledge through adventurous play, investigative learning, and creative growth.

Looking to buy your first home? There are several steps first-time homebuyers needs to take before they can become a homeowner. This infographic will walk you through the ten steps to buying your first house and getting a mortgage.

There’s nothing fun about paying taxes, but the more you know, the more you can save. For many, tax season brings stress about filing on time and money that might be owed. When navigating the world of tax preparation, it can help to know common tax write-offs and deductions you can claim. Piedmont Advantage Credit Union helps you understand these six common tax deductions to keep more of your hard-earned cash.

Members of the $7.6 million Fayetteville Postal Credit Union have approved a merger into the $358 million Piedmont Advantage Credit Union at a special meeting on November 20, 2019.

It’s the holiday season with lots of gift-buying to be done. So let’s examine your options.
First, you could go to the mall, the outlet shops or that row of big-box stores near the highway. The drawbacks? Traffic snarls, parking problems, long lines, snooty sales clerks and frustration when the items you want are all sold out.

Once upon a time, some clever person decided to decode the “Twelve Days of Christmas” and figure out how much it might cost to procure the turtle doves, golden rings and leaping lords as gifts for a loved one.

If you’ve applied for a car loan or a mortgage lately, you’ve probably heard someone mention your credit score. It’s also likely you’ve read articles or blog posts about how to improve your score.

With a variety of available credit cards, how do you know which is right for you? Each card offers unique rates, fees and benefits.

Having poor credit can be stressful, especially if you’re applying for a mortgage or auto loan or making a big purchase. Before you can fix a problem with your credit, you need to determine the root cause. Several factors contribute to your credit score, and it takes a while for changes to be reflected with the credit bureaus.

Piedmont Advantage Credit Union in North Carolina offers valuable banking solutions including checking accountssavings accountsmortgagesauto loansCDsIRAs and more. Bank online, with our mobile app, or visit one of our conveniently located branches in Winston-SalemEdenMooresvilleCharlotteGreensboroWilmington, Kenansville and Fayetteville, NC.

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