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We get it. Managing your finances can sometimes be hard. We're here to help. Read these articles to learn about loans, checking types, credit and all you need for financial well-being.

  • How to Spread Kindness in Uncertain Times

    May 21, 2020

    There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has presented challenges that affect all Arizonans. Even as stay-at-home orders end, many people continue to practice social distancing. Though we’re socially distant, it’s still the perfect time to spread kindness. After all, what better way to lift your own spirit than lifting the spirits of others? Here are a few ways to practice random acts of kindness right now.

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  • How to Set Up an Emergency Savings

    May 19, 2020

    A major lesson the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us is that financial emergencies can come up without any warning. Many Arizonans have experienced hardship as a result of income reduction, furlough or even job loss in recent months. As our state gets back to business, it’s the perfect time to learn from this experience and prepare for future emergencies. Here’s everything you need to know about building an emergency savings.

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  • How to Support the Community During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    May 14, 2020

    As Arizona slowly works to get back to business, many community members are still struggling to get by. A small gesture can go a long way in supporting someone in need and brightening their spirits. Try some of these ideas to support the community with little deeds that can make a big impact.

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  • What to Do if You Can’t Pay Your Bills

    May 14, 2020

    Many Arizonans have faced reduced income due to COVID-19 business closures in recent months. As bills come up, you may find that your account is lacking the funds to cover all your expenses. If you’re struggling to pay bills, here are a few tips that might help.

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  • 5 Ways You Can Help Local Nonprofits

    May 07, 2020

    Nonprofits keep Arizona moving forward. From food banks that provide much-needed fresh food for low-income families to healthcare organizations that support frontline workers and first responders, these organizations are vital resources during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are five ways you can help them continue serving the community in this time of need.

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  • How to Stay Productive and Positive at Home

    April 30, 2020

    Temperatures are warming up, but this season we’re not getting out to baseball games, dining on restaurant patios or going on group hikes with friends. Instead, Arizonans are practicing social distancing by staying home right now. It can be a difficult time for many as we get used to the new normal, which is why it’s important to remain not only productive, but positive, too. Here are a few tips to keep the peace in your home and your mind.

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  • Is it the Right Time to Refinance Your Auto Loan?

    April 28, 2020

    Looking to reduce bills and save money during the COVID-19 pandemic? Refinancing your auto loan may be the right step for you.

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  • What to Do When Your Emergency Stockpile Runs Low

    April 23, 2020

    Arizona is in the fourth week of sheltering in place. If you haven’t hit the stores since the days and weeks before shelter-in-place orders went into effect, you might find that your stockpile is starting to dwindle. With no official end in sight and stores still struggling to keep shelves stocked, here are a few pointers to ensure you get the goods you need.

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  • 5 Money-Saving At-Home Entertainment Ideas

    April 20, 2020

    It’s been weeks since schools and many workplaces temporarily closed their doors. Let’s face it—some of us are stuck at home and just plain bored. Whether you’re home alone or holed up with your entire family, there are countless ways you can be entertained without breaking your budget! Here are a few fun ideas to try.

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  • Four Ways to Support Local Businesses During Shelter-in-Place

    April 15, 2020

    Right now, locally owned businesses are facing unique challenges unlike any they’ve encountered before. From mandatory closures to modified hours and services, many are finding that they need to quickly adapt to stay afloat.

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  • Three Scams to Look Out for During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    April 10, 2020

    As we navigate new waters, from business closures to stimulus checks, scammers nationwide are attempting take advantage of the panic and exploiting consumers.

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  • COVID-19 Stimulus Checks: Everything You Need to Know

    April 01, 2020

    On Friday, March 27, Congress authorized a bill providing economic relief to millions of Americans in light of the COVID-19 crisis. So, what does this bill entail, how much will you get, and when will your check come? Here’s everything you need to know about the 2020 economic stimulus.

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  • Fraud Alert: A Common Scam to Look Out For

    April 01, 2020

    As our nation continues to face the COVID-19 crisis, some scammers are taking advantage of Arizonans during this challenging time. Please practice extra vigilance against potential scams and fraud attempts.

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  • Stay on Top of Your Finances During COVID-19

    March 25, 2020

    The ongoing spread of coronavirus, or COVID-19, has taken a toll not only on health, but on finances, too.

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  • 3 Key Takeaways from the Arizona Good Business Summit

    March 09, 2020

    The 2020 Arizona Good Business Summit has come and gone, but we can’t stop thinking about all the excellent speakers who shared their insights! OneAZ executives and partners were proud to be among over 60 business experts who spoke on everything from scaling up for business growth to employment trends.

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  • Three Ways to Give Your Feedback

    January 17, 2020

    As a member of OneAZ Credit Union, you have a share of ownership in the organization. Our member-owners are vital to the success of our organization, so while we look to grow our membership, we also set our sights on enhancing your experience. Here are three ways to provide feedback and let us know how we’re doing.

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  • How to Open a Checking Account

    September 25, 2019

    You’ve done all the research and selected the right account to meet your needs. Now it’s time to open your new checking account and get on the path to reaching your financial goals. Here’s everything you need to know to get started.

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  • Find the Right Checking Account for Your Needs

    September 18, 2019

    A checking account is more than just a place to hold your money. Whether you’re opening your first account or looking to make a switch from your current financial institution, it’s important to assess your needs and find the right fit.

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  • Home Remodel on Any Budget

    July 08, 2019

    When it comes to updating your home, the expenses can feel daunting. Whether you’re starting small with a kitchen refresh or overhauling your entire house, check out these tips for making your home look great on any budget.

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  • Low Rates, Rewards or Cash Back - What's Best for your Credit Card?

    July 01, 2019

    There are plenty of enticing offers for credit cards out there, but no card is one-size-fits-all. With all these choices, it may feel overwhelming to decide which card is best for you. If you’re looking for the right card to match your spending habits and take your credit card purchases to the next level, here’s all you need to know.

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  • Snag the Best Price for your New Car

    June 17, 2019

    There’s nothing like that new car smell, but the car-buying process can be daunting when you consider the steps it takes to drive off the lot. Discover everything you need to know to get the best price for your next big purchase, and you’ll be doing a victory lap around the dealership in no time!

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  • How to Talk About Money with your Kids

    April 09, 2019

    Talking to your kids about healthy money management now will set them up for a lifetime of financial success. Not sure where to start? Try our handy guide to teaching your little ones about smart money habits!

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  • 5 Ways to Keep your Money Local

    April 04, 2019

    In the age of two-day shipping and convenient megastores, it’s easy to think that opting for a national brand is the best use of your money. However, supporting Arizona businesses and organizations means your money stays local, through taxes, investments and more. That means that your hard-earned money, once spent, continues to work for you and improve the economy. Here are five easy ways to keep more of your money in Arizona.

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  • Three Things to Look for in a Balance Transfer Credit Card

    February 28, 2019

    When you have high-interest credit card debt, making monthly payments can feel a lot like chipping away at a mountain with a hammer and chisel. Transferring your balance to a card with a lower rate means more of your money will go to the principal, so you can pay off your debt faster. Here are a few things to look for when considering a balance transfer credit card.

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  • OneAZ Connects with Southern Arizona at the Tucson Rodeo

    February 15, 2019

    On February 21, associates from Tucson and beyond will proudly ride in a OneAZ wagon for the Tucson Rodeo Parade. And while it may be our first time representing OneAZ in the parade, this isn’t exactly our first rodeo.

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  • OneAZ Supports Furloughed Government Workers During Shutdown

    January 18, 2019

    As the government shutdown enters its fifth week, government workers from nine executive agencies continue to be out of work. That means hundreds of thousands of federal employees are facing bill payments and struggling to make ends meet until the shutdown ends.

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  • Protect Your Finances This Holiday Season

    November 26, 2018

    ‘Tis the season for gathering with loved ones, giving gifts and…identity theft? No, we didn’t think you’d like that one either. The holidays are a peak shopping time, which means scammers can be on the prowl for easy targets. Keep your personal information—and your money—safe this season by following a few simple tips.

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  • Oro Valley Community Celebrates New OneAZ Branch Opening

    November 16, 2018

    The Oro Valley community came together to celebrate the grand opening of the new OneAZ Credit Union branch, on the corner of First Avenue and Oracle, last week. The grand opening event honored local veterans, non-profits and volunteers who enhance and support the community.

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  • OneAZ Supports Public Art in Oro Valley

    November 09, 2018

    The town of Oro Valley puts a strong emphasis on the advancement of the arts. As part of that commitment, the town developed the 1% Public Art Program, which requires new businesses to set aside 1% of their total budget to put toward an art installation.

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  • Top five places to live around Tucson

    November 05, 2018

    Tucson and its suburbs feature beautiful scenery, diverse architecture and all the amenities of a big city. Find the perfect place to call home, sweet home with this area guide.

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  • The Top Tech Features for Your New Car

    November 01, 2018

    If you’re in the market for a new car, you’ve probably put a lot of thought into the perfect vehicle. But these days, it’s as much about the technology features that improve your driving experience as it is about fuel economy and safety. Here are five features that will take your morning commute or weekend road trip to the next level.

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  • OneAZ Helps Women Succeed in Business

    October 18, 2018

    With 70% of the OneAZ workforce made up of women, we understand the importance of supporting women so they can succeed in business.

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  • OCJ Kids and OneAZ Help Foster Kids Succeed

    October 17, 2018

    Back-to-school time probably brings up feelings of nostalgia—shopping for supplies, picking out clothes and buying a new backpack. Imagine starting a new school year without those luxuries, instead relying on hand-me-down clothes, reused supplies and a backpack that’s falling apart from years of use.

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  • Financial Planning & Investing: Should you DIY or Trust a Pro?

    September 18, 2018

    Let’s be honest. Figuring out your finances can be a daunting task. From financial planning to investing, there’s a lot to take into consideration. So, should you be doing it all yourself, or is trusting a professional your best bet?

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  • How to Save Money in College

    April 19, 2018

    If you’re struggling to make ends meet in college, you’re not alone. Between tuition, textbooks, housing and living expenses, higher education is a pricey undertaking. But you can avoid being a starving student by taking a few conscious steps to save money while having an excellent college experience.

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  • Building a Budget from Scratch

    March 27, 2018

    Let’s face it—creating a budget is nobody’s idea of fun. But if you want to be financially secure, step one is making sure you don’t spend more than you make.

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  • Purchase the Home of Your Dreams with 5 Easy Tips

    January 30, 2018

    So you’re ready to purchase your first home—where do you start? Navigating the homebuying process is complex, even for the most seasoned homebuyers. Charting a smart course during this journey is key to avoiding major pitfalls along the way. Getting into the home of your dreams begins by following a few simple tips!

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  • Why Should I Choose a Credit Union?

    January 18, 2018

    Let’s face it: big banks are everywhere, so it’s easy to think that they’re the best option for you. Why not put your money—and your trust—in an organization that offers personalized service, competitive rates and a community focus?

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  • Six Simple Tips to Help You Create a Budget

    February 14, 2017

    Did you start January with a fresh set of resolutions and the resolve to keep them this year? Perhaps one of those goals was to take steps to get financially fit and finally create that budget you've put off for years. Here are six simple tips to help you put a big check mark next to that budget goal.

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  • Five Financial Tips to Start the New Year off Right!

    January 02, 2017

    The new year is here! Follow these five financial tips to ensure you're starting it off right!

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