Don’t Get Caught up in a Tax Return Scam!

Don’t Get Caught up in a Tax Return Scam!

It’s tax season, and while that may mean you’re drowning in forms and paperwork, for scammers it means millions of taxpayers they can potentially dupe out of refunds or scare into making irrational moves. Here’s what you need to know about tax return scams and how to avoid them.

 
How the scams play out
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How to Boost Your Productivity at Work

How to Boost Your Productivity at Work

Everyone wants to do their best at work, but you can sometimes find yourself staring at the same to-do list day after day after day. 
Here’s how to keep your productivity levels up at work.

 
Start your day with the MITs

Make sure to get your most crucial tasks done by separating the MITs (most

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How Can I Save on Super Bowl Sunday?

How Can I Save on Super Bowl Sunday?

Q: I’m looking forward to hosting a big party on Super Bowl Sunday and possibly watching my favorite team celebrate their major victory, but I don’t want to blow my budget on this party. How can I save on hosting a Super Bowl party?


A: Super Bowl parties are always great fun

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Beware Tax Filing Scams

Beware Tax Filing Scams

It’s tax season, so it’s time to get your paperwork in order and hire a tax preparer. Unfortunately, though, there are thousands of scammers looking to steal your information and your tax refund by posing as authentic tax preparers. It’s important to learn how to recognize the signs of a fraudulent tax preparer so you don’t fall victim to a tax filing scam. Here’s all

Tags: Taxes, IRS, tax preparation, fraud, scams

12 Steps to Financial Wellness-Step 1: How to Track Your Spending

12 Steps to Financial Wellness-Step 1: How to Track Your Spending

Are you ready to join us on a journey toward financial wellness?
Each month, Diamond Valley will focus on one step of a journey of financial wellness. We’ll tackle the topic in detail and help you learn all you need to know about this step. Follow along, and at the end of the year, you’ll have

Tags: financial wellness, spending, tracking, budgeting, 12 Steps to Financial Wellness 2022

2022 Credit Union Holidays

2022 Credit Union Holidays

All Diamond Valley Federal Credit Union Locations will be closed on the following dates in 2022. 

 

2022 Credit Union Holidays

New Year's Day - Saturday, January 1

Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. - Monday, January 17

Category: Credit Union News
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2022 Diamond Valley Federal Credit Union Scholarship - Apply Now!

Applications for the 2022 Diamond Valley Federal Credit Union Scholarship are now available!

Applications for the 2022 Diamond Valley Federal Credit Union Scholarship are now available! Pick one up at any Diamond Valley Federal Credit Union branch or you can download an application by

Category: Credit Union News
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How to Beat the Post-Holiday Blues – It Doesn’t Need to Cost a Thing!

How to Beat the Post-Holiday Blues – It Doesn’t Need to Cost a Thing!

The visitors have returned home, the leftovers in the fridge have been tossed, the kids are back in school and you have work first thing Monday morning. After the excitement of the holidays, the return to normal can make even the most jolly of folks a little depressed. 

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4 Scams to Watch for After the Holidays

4 Scams to Watch for After the Holidays

The holidays may be over, but scammers never take a break. The weeks after the holiday season generally bring an increase in scams that can be difficult to spot. Watch out for these four common post-holiday scams.

Charity scams

Did you know that there are more charity donations made nationwide during the last two

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New Year, New Money Habits: How to Stick With It in 2022

New Year, New Money Habits: How to Stick With It in 2022

If you’re like most people, you start each year with a list of resolutions to help you improve various aspects of your life. The list may include resolutions to help you become more physically fit, further your career growth and improve your personal relationships. Another category of resolutions you may

Tags: Budget, financial wellness, Planning, new year, 2022

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