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Fraud Scams That Can Really Get You

Posted by on December 18th, 2020 in Articles

Here are three fraud scams that are increasing in popularity and have even caused some of our Abri members to fall victim. Unemployment fraud: Imposters are filing claims for unemployment benefits which has become a large-scale scam erupting in the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic. They are using the names and personal information of people […]

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Gift Card Scams: Beware!

Posted by on February 26th, 2020 in Community

We’ve been seeing some scams like this so check out this very informative article from the FTC and when in doubt, contact one of our staff at Abri: Paying Scammers with Gift Cards Gift cards are a popular and convenient way to give someone a gift. They’re also a popular way for scammers to steal money from […]

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IRA Changes for 2020

Posted by on January 27th, 2020 in Uncategorized

The SECURE Act went into effect 1/1/2020 and has changed the RMD (required minimum distribution) age to 72, as well as allows IRA owners to make contribution deposits after age 70.5. On December 20th, 2019, provisions to the SECURE Act (Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement) passed, which has effected two major areas related to Traditional […]

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Posted by on April 9th, 2019 in Community

Computer on the brink? Careful who you contact to fix it! That’s because the FTC is warning of a surge in tech support scams, many of which can be difficult to spot.  In a recent widespread scam, a company that called itself Elite IT Partners, Inc., purchased keywords on Google so they showed up in […]

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Saving on Home Renovations

Posted by on June 27th, 2018 in Loans

 Is your kitchen in desperate need of a facelift? Bathrooms haven’t been renovated since Bush was in the White House? (And we’re not saying which one!) With the warmer weather approaching, many homeowners are thinking of making minor and major household improvements. And for most, the cost will be prohibitive: The average kitchen remodel tops $60,000 […]

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15 Tricks to Sell Your Home Quickly

Posted by on March 21st, 2018 in Accounts

If you’re looking to sell your home, you likely want to see that sale happen as quickly as possible. After all, it isn’t easy to be paying two mortgages at once! You might also be counting on the proceeds of the sale to help make a down payment on your new home. Read on for […]

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