Connexus Blog

When it comes to managing your finances, knowledge is power. Whether you are looking for information about debt management, homeownership, fraud prevention, or other money matters, find the resources to foster financial wellness on the Connexus blog.

Connexus Named One of Bankrate’s Top 10 Credit Unions of 2023

Connexus Credit Union was named to Bankrate’s 2023 list of the best credit unions in the US. Read why we made the list now.

Understanding the Benefits and Risks of Buy Now, Pay Later Services

While BNPL services may provide a convenient way to purchase goods, there are some downsides. This article explores the pros and cons of Buy Now, Pay Later programs.

Common Mortgage Closing Costs: A Guide

Mortgage closing costs are fees and charges that buyers pay on closing day, in addition to the down payment. Understanding the common mortgage closing costs can help you budget and plan accordingly.

Money Market Accounts: A Smart Savings Option for Growth and Access

Have cash you don’t want locked away in a long-term investment account? Luckily, you don’t need to give up growth in exchange for access. Instead, open a high-yield Money Market Account. Read more about the benefits of this account option now.

“Smishing” Scams — How to Recognize and Avoid This Common Fraud Tactic

By now, you’ve probably heard of phishing (fraudulent emails that trick recipients into clicking on harmful links), but are you familiar with phishing’s equally scary cousin, smishing?