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Yuletide greetings from us to you!

December 11, 2017

To the members of White Sands Federal Credit Union: I always love this time of year.  The holidays bring us a wonderful opportunity to look back at the year and…

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You’re pre-approved! (and what it really means)

December 8, 2017

Raise your hand if you’ve received something in the mail (or email) exclaiming “You’re Preapproved!” Probably a fair number of you have, especially for a credit card. Sometimes the offer…

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Paying for your child’s higher education

November 27, 2017

Most parents assume their children will complete high school and attend a 2- or 4-year college. As higher education costs continue rising, it becomes even more important to plan ahead…

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Smart apps for your smart phone

November 15, 2017

Phone apps have changed our lives. We now have, at our fingertips, the ability to access information 24/7, wherever we are. There are a number of useful apps that can…

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What you need to know about giving to charities

November 9, 2017

Giving to others is a selfless act that only helps those around you.  Before giving to a charity, though, you should always do some research on the charity itself and…

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How not to overspend this holiday season

November 3, 2017

The holidays are fast approaching, and so is the season for spending.  Many people find this a stressful time, because they know they will end up spending more than they…

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To pay down debt, first you have to save

October 31, 2017

When you want to pay off debt fast, that impulse often means depleting your savings. So how do you pay off debt AND save money? Mathematically, based on the interest…

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The 4 biggest credit union myths

October 16, 2017

With International Credit Union Day right around the corner, we’d like to clear up the four biggest myths about credit unions. They aren’t big enough. There are big and small…

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Balance your finances

October 12, 2017

In today’s day and age, balancing a checkbook has become a thing of the past. It is something we remember our parents doing.  With modern technology, many people do not…

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Contact our Call Center at
(575) 647-4500 or (800) 658-9933.

Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday, 8 am-5 pm

By email: info@wsfcu.org

By mail: P.O. Box 99 Las Cruces, NM 88004

2755 North Main St, Las Cruces NM 88001

Routing & Transit # 312276470

Your savings federally insured to at least $250,000 and backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. Government. National Credit Union Administration, a U.S. Government Agency.  Equal Housing Lender. We do business in accordance with the Federal Fair Housing Law and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act.

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