Introducing CheckArmor for personal checks

We are excited to introduce CheckArmor, a new feature on our personal checks. CheckArmor is a fraud-restoration service that provides you with one-on-one assistance through the often arduous and time-consuming process of identity restoration of a fraud incident. This service is included on all checks purchased from Arsenal this year and beyond. There is no…

Best ways to use a tax refund

Over the past few years, the average federal tax refund has come to about $3,000. That’s not exactly chump change. With the filing deadline approaching, it’s not too early to begin thinking about how you’ll use a refund this year. Here are five pointers to keep in mind. 1. Pay down debt  It’s not as much fun…

6 financial resolutions for 2018

It’s the new year. The gym is packed with people trying to lose weight. Health food stores are packed with people trying to eat better. Even bookstores and libraries are packed with people who made the resolution to read more. But one of the most popular resolutions is to get personal finances into order. Below…

Digital cleaning: purging and protecting files

We’ve all heard the importance of changing your smoke detector batteries in spring and fall during daylight savings time. You ensure safe driving by taking your car in for maintenance every 15,000 miles. And Arsenal Credit Union offers free shred days in the spring and fall to eliminate documents you don’t need anymore. But what…