Navy Federal Credit Union members who turn off their paper statements will receive one entry into the Statement Suppression Sweepstakes for every account they enroll in e-statements by 05.01.2015. One grand prize winner will receive $25,000 and five weekly prize winners will receive $500. Click here for more information.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) have partnered to launch the Money Smart for Young People program. The program includes a series of lesson plans for teachers and resources for parents to help young people in America build skills for making financial decisions. It features four curricula tailored for different age groups from pre-K to grade 12. Each curriculum consists of multiple lessons in subjects such as math, English, and social studies. Click here for more information.
Kennebunk Savings Bank is offering a promotional rate of 2.99% on a home equity line of credit through 06.30.2015. The advertised rate requires a Breakaway Free Checking account and a minimum line amount of $7,500. This offer is available to new HELOC customers, existing customers must reapply and increase existing credit line by $25,000. Click here for more information.
Suncoast Credit Union is currently offering a $200 rebate to members who finance a new or pre-owned auto or Harley Davidson loan. The rebate is valid only on 2005 or newer model years. Click here for more information.
The Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America (NACA) announced a new mortgage incentive program for homebuyers in Detroit, MI. A pool of loans funded by Bank of America will be available to homebuyers who meet eligibility requirements with better terms than buyers get in the traditional market. The plan includes loans with below-market fixed rates in 15- or 30-year terms offered only to people buying a home they plan to live in; loans with no down payment, closing costs, or fees; and loans with no credit scores considered. Homebuyers must be employed or have a steady income and be current for 12 months on existing bills. Those who aren't current are offered financial counseling to improve their payment histories. Click here for more information.
The first 2,500 Bogota Savings Bank customers who Like their Facebook page by 07.31.2015 will be automatically entered in a contest for a chance to win an iPad Mini 3 or an Apple TV. Click here for more information.