It all started in 1932 when the desperate financial needs of a school teacher in Rochester prompted him and 7 Rochester firefighters to establish their own credit union. Today, over 16,000 people across South East Minnesota choose First Alliance as their favorite financial institution. Anyone who lives, works, worships, owns a business or attends school in the 5-county area of Olmsted, Dodge, Goodhue, Winona, and Wabasha counties can open an account at Rochester’s original credit union. First Alliance Credit Union is a full-service financial institution offering a wide variety of financial products and services to promote your financial well-being through every stage in life. First Alliance Credit Union is federally insured by NCUA.
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Can You Still Get a Debt Consolidation Loan With Bad Credit?
Your ability to secure a debt consolidation loan is dependent on many factors, particularly your credit score. Jenna Taubel and LeAnne Trom from First Alliance Credit Union explain that a poor score does not necessarily disqualify a person from taking advantage of a debt consolidation loan t…
How Different Types of Debt Consolidation Loans Apply to Certain Situations
On this week's Good Money Moves program, Jenna Taubel and Troy Brenhaug from First Alliance Credit Union highlight the different types of debt consolidation loans available and provide some insight on which type would likely be the most appropriate in certain situations.
Improve Your Financial Situation With a Debt Consolidation Loan
Jenna Taubel and Troy Brenhaug from First Alliance Credit Union explain how a debt consolidation loan works and how it can help a person simplify and improve their financial situation.
Steps To Rebuilding a Low Credit Score
Making Good Money Moves can have a positive impact on your credit rating in a relatively short amount of time. Jenna Taubel and Hayley Howard from the First Alliance Credit Union explains some of the steps you can take to make sure your credit score does not sour. Plus, learn some steps you can take…
How to Increase Your Credit Score
Jenna Taubel and Hayley Howard with the First Alliance Credit Union explain how a consumer can positively influence their credit score. Making timely payments is obvious, but the credit rating agencies also look at capacity and utilization, and the type of debt a person holds and how they manage tha…
The Importance of Knowing and Monitoring Your Credit Score
Good Money Moves this week is focused on the importance of knowing and monitoring your credit score. Jenna Taubel and Robin Fries with the First Alliance Credit Union explain how it's a number that can have a profound impact on much more than your ability to obtain credit and the interest rates…
How Are Credit Scores Calculated and What Do They Actually Mean?
What is a credit score and how does it affect you?
What’s the Difference Between a Credit Union and a Bank?
The services they offer may be similar but there are key differences in how and why banks and credit unions operate.
Hear the Fascinating Story Behind Rochester’s First Credit Union
The story starts with one school teacher and seven Rochester firefighters.