Bayport Credit Union Recent Videos Video <![CDATA[Should You Preload Credit Card Payments?]]>  

Do you make credit card purchases before consulting your budget? If so, think about "preloading payments" instead.

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 14:45:29 GMT
<![CDATA[Want To Get Better Customer Service?]]>  With the seven steps in this video, good customer service doesn't have to be a thing of the past.]]> Mon, 22 Jan 2018 09:20:29 GMT <![CDATA[Can Saving Tips Be Funky?]]>  We think so, but decide for yourself. And the best news…they will save you money!]]> Tue, 09 Jan 2018 08:38:55 GMT <![CDATA[Tips for FoolProof Happy Holidays?]]>  Stay safe this holiday season with these FoolProof tips. From all of us at FoolProof, Happy Holidays!]]> Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:39:24 GMT <![CDATA[What Caveats Come With Charitable Giving?]]>  Research charities before you give. There’s scammers after your money, and you nor the charities should be the victim.]]> Fri, 08 Dec 2017 10:00:19 GMT <![CDATA[Should You Get an Ad Blocker?]]>  The good and the bad about ad blockers: the software that removes ads and avoids malware and things. But is it all good?]]> Tue, 28 Nov 2017 11:00:45 GMT <![CDATA[Are Your Kids’ Smart Toys Safe?]]>  Toys that connect to the internet can be a danger to your kids’ privacy. Limit the risks, now.]]> Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:52:46 GMT <![CDATA[Are You at Risk of Medical ID Theft?]]>  Scammers could be using your ID for prescriptions, insurance claims, and much more. Stop them cold!]]> Thu, 02 Nov 2017 04:01:04 GMT <![CDATA[Clickbaiting: The Online Bait and Switch]]>  The good old bait and switch scheme moved online, and it is after your sanity, your personal info or computer files, and perhaps even your pocketbook.]]> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 04:07:33 GMT <![CDATA[Is Leasing (Electronics) a Good Idea?]]>  Leasing is popular. Computers, phones, TV's; everything is leasable these days. But is it cheaper? Suitable for you? Find out about the advantages and disadvantages of leasing.]]> Fri, 29 Sep 2017 14:48:31 GMT <![CDATA[Rent-to-Own: Is a Payment Plan for (Small) Purchases a Good Idea?]]>  

Viewer beware. Though "rent-to-own" plans may seem convenient and affordable, you may be surprised how costly it can really be.

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 10:37:16 GMT
<![CDATA[Should You Keep Your Device's Operating System Up to Date?]]>  

If you don't, you may be putting your personal and financial information at risk! This video will tell you about the dangers...

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 06:09:38 GMT
<![CDATA[Are You at Risk of Spearphishing?]]>  Spearphising is a targeted email attack, and scammers may be after your information and money. Shouldn't you know about this?]]> Sun, 13 Aug 2017 04:44:12 GMT <![CDATA[Is Starting a Business a Good Move for You?]]>  You'll have freedom! Be your own boss! Great. But you also have to take care of a lot of details. It's a big step. Check to see if you're ready...]]> Sun, 30 Jul 2017 15:32:47 GMT <![CDATA[Are You (and Your Money) Safe on Facebook?]]>  Facebook is laden with phishing scams and malware by crooks trying to steal your personal and financial information. Stop it cold!]]> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 07:27:39 GMT <![CDATA[Does Buying In Bulk Always Make Sense?]]>  No. There's plenty or reasons why you shouldn't. But also why you should, of course. These tips may help you stock up.]]> Fri, 30 Jun 2017 11:07:43 GMT <![CDATA[Should You Bank Online or Mobile?]]>  Is it safe? Is it really easier? Valid concerns. This video will help determine if mobile and/or online banking is right for you.]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 03:10:05 GMT <![CDATA[Credit Cards, Debit Cards, or Prepaid Debit Cards…Which Are Safer to Use?]]>  Answer: It depends. This video compares all 3 options.]]> Wed, 24 May 2017 01:57:17 GMT <![CDATA[Should You “Push" or “Pull" Your Online Payment?]]>  Which one is quicker, easier or (more importantly) safer? Do you even know the difference? This video will push you in the right direction.]]> Fri, 05 May 2017 10:30:17 GMT <![CDATA[How to Spot a Fake Website?]]>  Fake websites are drawing a lot of victims. Don't be one of them! Here's how you spot those fake sites.]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 09:00:21 GMT <![CDATA[Is it impossible getting teens to save?]]>  Getting in the savings habit early will change a teenager's life—and FoolProof has some enjoyable tips to get that habit going, right now.]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 03:10:10 GMT <![CDATA[Are Public Wi-Fi Networks Safe?]]>  Some are, some definitely aren't! Use the tips in this video to protect yourself from trouble on wireless networks.]]> Mon, 13 Mar 2017 06:54:34 GMT <![CDATA[Who's Using Your Netflix Account?]]>  You may not be the only one... Scammers use malware and phishing emails to grab your Netflix account details from your PC and sell your account for cut-price subscriptions to unsuspecting subscribers.]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:43:45 GMT <![CDATA[Kids Using Your Smartphone or Tablet? Beware In-App Purchases!]]>  Most free apps feature in-app purchases. If your kids are using your device, they can rack up big bills quick and unintentional! Why wouldn’t game companies add a feature to turn off in-app purchases? Of course, because that way they won’t make money. This video helps you deal with unintentional in-app purchases.]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2017 02:56:30 GMT <![CDATA[Most Young People Don't Know When News Is Fake. Do You?]]>  Young people are super fluent on digital technology, but why is it they can't tell the difference between real news and fake news. And can you? Learn to recognize fake news starting with this video, and then teach your kids.]]> Mon, 30 Jan 2017 04:53:04 GMT <![CDATA[How Safe Are Your "Smart" Appliances?]]>  All your smart appliances connected to the internet may be at risk of hacking, viruses or malware. Help reduce your potential risks with the tips in this video.]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 04:42:02 GMT <![CDATA[Getting Scammed While Looking for a Job Online?]]>  Unfortunately, there are multiple ways to get scammed while looking or a job online. This video can help you stay safe and keep your money in your pocket whilst finding that dream job.]]> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:22:23 GMT <![CDATA[Planning Travel? Do You Need Travel Insurance?]]>  There are many different types of travel insurance. This video helps you figure out which you may need for your trip, if any.]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2016 04:44:20 GMT <![CDATA[Holiday Shopping Tips]]>  Why do we spend the entire year trying to save money then at Christmas time accrue debt so massive that it takes the entire next year to pay it all off? Here are some tips on how you can save money during the holidays.]]> Wed, 09 Nov 2016 10:07:15 GMT <![CDATA[What Personal Info Can You Share Online?]]>  Almost every website asks for your personal information these days. Watch this video to find out what personal info you can share (or what you should not).]]> Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:56:53 GMT <![CDATA[Do You Have (The Right Kind Of) Health Insurance?]]>  

Not all health insurance is the same, and not all people need the same type of health insurance. Plus, there are a variety of health insurance scams out there. This video can help you find the right insurance, without paying too much or getting scammed.

Thu, 13 Oct 2016 14:01:59 GMT
<![CDATA[What are the Dangers and Benefits of Mobile Payments?]]>  Mobile payments are a convenient way to pay. But scammers are lurking to steal your money. Use this video to learn the tricks of safe and convenient mobile banking.]]> Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:41:54 GMT <![CDATA[Are you falling for native—or invisible—advertising?]]>  Advertising, disguised as newsworthy content, is probably impacting you every day. And it may cost you, too. Watch this video and learn how to avoid being tricked by advertisers.]]> Fri, 16 Sep 2016 06:05:37 GMT <![CDATA[Is College Worth It?]]>  College is expensive! But the cost generally do weigh up to the increased prospects for your (financial) life. This video will help you find ways to reduce college cost so you don't end up with big student loans.]]> Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:42:17 GMT <![CDATA[Want to Have a Happy, Debt-Free Wedding?]]>  Follow Tonya's tips on creating a happy wedding day for yourself. Not one that will leave you with debt and worries.]]> Tue, 09 Aug 2016 07:21:59 GMT <![CDATA[Do You Need a Home Security System?]]>  You may not. Think smart and inexpensive. Start with easy security fixes you can do yourself. Do your homework, use caution and question sellers.]]> Wed, 20 Jul 2016 03:19:43 GMT <![CDATA[Should You Use Online Banking to Track Accounts and Pay Bills?]]>  You should, if you use common sense, practice caution, and follow the helpful tips in this video to keep you safe and secure from hackers and viruses.]]> Sat, 09 Jul 2016 01:19:34 GMT <![CDATA[Worried About Debt? Beware the Quick Fix!]]>  If you worry about your debt problem, wouldn’t it be nice to solve that problem quickly? Of course it would. But this video explains why you should avoid the quick fixes at all time and then it explains the proper route to take towards solving your debt problems.]]> Tue, 21 Jun 2016 07:29:50 GMT <![CDATA[Should you be worried about card skimming at ATM's?]]>  Scammers put card readers over ATM machines to try and steal your money. This video will show you how to protect yourself.]]> Thu, 02 Jun 2016 11:54:35 GMT <![CDATA[How much are your streaming habits (music, film or tv) costing you?]]>  Your subscription services may take a chunk out of your budget. Watch this video to find out how to reduce them.]]> Sun, 22 May 2016 01:19:46 GMT <![CDATA[Do you know what makes up your credit score?]]>  Your credit score has a major impact on many facets of your life. It also shows how “trustworthy” you are to borrowers. Watch this video to find out the details on credit scores and how to improve yours.]]> Thu, 05 May 2016 15:55:16 GMT <![CDATA[What Insurance Do You Need?]]>  

When shopping for insurance, how do you know what type of insurance do you need? And how much of it? What companies are good to deal with? This video will break it down for you.

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Wed, 20 Apr 2016 14:50:24 GMT
<![CDATA[Mobile Payments: Ins & Outs]]>  In this video we’ll give you a few tips and trick on how to pay with your phone wisely and safely.]]> Wed, 06 Apr 2016 01:33:48 GMT <![CDATA[Innovative Solutions to Cutting Debt]]>  Do you owe money on student loans, credit cards or a mortgage? This video can show you ways to free up money to help cut down on your debt.]]> Fri, 18 Mar 2016 07:13:45 GMT <![CDATA[First Time Home Buying Tips]]>  Dreaming of owning your own place? Well, stop dreaming, and get this: you can throw away tens of thousands of dollars and hurt your credit badly in one single heartbeat, if you’re not smart when it comes to buying your first place. This video and our homebuying guide can help.]]> Sun, 06 Mar 2016 07:40:06 GMT <![CDATA[Saving for Retirement vs Putting Money in Your Kids' College Fund]]>  As a parent, you may feel stuck between a rock and a hard place trying to decide if you should save money for retirement, or put money in your kids' college fund. This video can help you with that tough decision.]]> Wed, 24 Feb 2016 11:13:29 GMT <![CDATA[Student Loan Repayment]]>  Paying off student loans can be overwhelming and scary, but you can do it! Start by watching this video with helpful tips.]]> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 14:05:15 GMT <![CDATA[Daily Fantasy Sports]]>  Fantasy football may be legal and seem like easy money, it’s still gambling: You can lose a lot of money.]]> Fri, 22 Jan 2016 07:40:34 GMT <![CDATA[Money Mistakes]]>  We all make mistakes with money: overspending, not budgeting or saving, getting into debt, etc. Watch this video and find out how these situations can turn into a blessing when we learn from them.]]> Wed, 06 Jan 2016 11:59:44 GMT <![CDATA[Financial Resolutions]]>  

We can all make some simple adjustments that can have big impact on our finances. Now is a great time to start making things better for you and your financial life.

Also read: Three New Year Resolutions to Enhance Your Financial Well-Being

Tue, 22 Dec 2015 07:21:24 GMT