Financial institutions give you safe place to save your money and maintain your money. Financial institutions consist of banks and credit unions. You want to pick the best option that fits your financial situation. First, avoid financial institutions that charge you a high amount of fees. Second, consider whether the bank or credit union is convenient when it comes to locations, available ATMs, and online technology. Also remember, these institutions provide loans such as credit cards, car loans, and mortgages. Check out the resources below to help you select your best fit.

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Choosing a Bank

Banks vs. Credit Unions

Understanding Banks Vs. Credit Unions. As COM students, you can join Amoco Federal Credit Union. Reach out to Amoco by visiting


Banks issue both credit cards and debit cards. Learn the difference between the two by clicking on this link.