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Dear 3Rivers: What Information Do I Need to Open an Account?

Posted on Friday, January 15, 2016

Dear 3Rivers, I'll be stopping into a branch in the next week to open a new account. What documentation will I need to have with me in order to verify my identity? -New Member Dear…

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Dear 3Rivers: Help! I Can’t Stop Overspending

Posted on Friday, July 31, 2015

Dear 3Rivers, I'm lucky. I'm a 27-year-old college graduate and I landed a well-paying gig right out of school. I'm making $50,000 a year in the finance industry, and have a…

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Dear 3Rivers: Should I Co-Sign My Friend’s Loan?

Posted on Friday, March 20, 2015

Dear 3Rivers, My friend and I have been best friends for over ten years. She recently fell on hard times and wants to go to school to get things back on track. She needs to take out…

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Dear 3Rivers: HELP! I Left My Job - What Happens to My 401(k)?

Posted on Friday, March 6, 2015

Dear 3Rivers, I’ve just left my job of over five years – where I had been contributing to that company’s 401(k) plan. I have saved over $10,000 and now I’m not sure…

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Dear 3Rivers: Can I Do My Credit Union Banking When Out of State?

Posted on Friday, January 16, 2015

Dear 3Rivers, I've been with the credit union since my parents opened an account for me as a toddler. I'm now in my junior year of college at IPFW and will be taking part in the…

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Dear 3Rivers: Where Can I Find Your Rates?

Posted on Friday, December 19, 2014

Dear 3Rivers, My wife and I have had all of our personal accounts with you for years. We're looking into buying our first home and would like to have our mortgage with 3Rivers, too.…

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Dear 3Rivers: How Can I Give to Charity Without Spending Money?

Posted on Friday, December 5, 2014

Dear 3Rivers, For years, I've wanted to donate money to a few of my favorite charities, but it just hasn't been within my budget to give away a large sum of money to help out -…

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Dear 3Rivers: I’m Running Low on Student Loan Money - Help!

Posted on Friday, November 14, 2014

Dear 3Rivers, I'm freaking out. I thought that, between student loans and other financial aid, I had enough money to last the entire first semester at university, but I'm running,…

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Dear 3Rivers: How Can I Become a Member?

Posted on Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Dear 3Rivers, Over the last few months, I've done my research and have decided that, for various reasons, I'm ready to ditch my bank and join a credit union. I live in the area and…

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Dear 3Rivers: I Can’t Stop Overspending!

Posted on Friday, August 15, 2014

Dear 3Rivers, I'm lucky. I'm a 27-year-old college graduate and I landed a well-paying gig right out of school. I'm making $50,000 a year in the finance industry, and have a…

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