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Feeling Financially Secure

Many people know what it's like to worry about money. For some of us, it means living paycheck to paycheck and worrying about our job. For others, it means stressing out about whether we will have enough put away to retire.While many people feel this...

7th Annual I Got Bank Contest Winners | OneUnited Bank

Congrats to our 2017 “I Got Bank” Financial Literacy Contest Winners!

Congratulations to our 2017 "I Got Bank" Financial Literacy Contest Winners: Sulaiman Barrow, 12, Michigan, Christian Chandler, 9, New York, Stacy Gonzalez, 12, California, Kirshauna Harvey, 12, Mississippi, Riley Johnson, 8, California, Kennedi Moss, 10, Ohio, Tahira Muhammad, 12, Massachusetts, Camarria Saunders, 11, Florida, Sharday...

8th Annual I Got Bank Financial Literacy Contest | OneUnited Bank

8th Annual “I Got Bank!” Financial Literacy Contest

Join Us To Promote Financial Literacy For Youth! OneUnited Bank and BMe Community are sponsoring the eighth annual financial literacy contest for youth between the ages of 8 – 12 years old. Simply either write and submit a 250 word essay or create and submit an...

Money Lessons From King Kendrick | OneUnited Bank

Money Lessons from King Kendrick

Everyone knows Kendrick Lamar is a genius. The rapper, better known as "King Kendrick," has revolutionized the world of music, and seems poised to take over the world.Obviously, King Kendrick has a lot to teach us about music. However, this musical icon also has plenty...

The Power of Debt Reduction | OneUnited Bank

The Power of Debt Reduction

Did you know that the amount that you owe on revolving accounts determines 30 percent of your credit score? It's true. FICO, the most widely used credit scoring system, uses the amount owed as a key variable in determining your score. While this is just...

Identity Theft: Don't Panic...Just Act! | OneUnited Bank

Identity Theft: Don’t Panic…Just Act!

It seems that every day we are hearing about another company being hacked and personal information being stolen. Don't Panic! First, take a deep breath. It's going to be okay...

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