Michaels Security Breach Information:Gulf Winds is aware that Michaels has identified a debit card and/or credit card compromise. According to Michaels, this data breach occurred between May 2013 and January 2014 at various Michaels’ stores throughout the U.S. For your protection, Gulf Winds debit and credit cards are monitored 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for fraudulent activity. Click here for more information.

Michaels Security Breach Information:Gulf Winds is aware that Michaels has identified a debit card and/or credit card compromise. According to Michaels, this data breach occurred between May 2013 and January 2014 at various Michaels’ stores throughout the U.S. For your protection, Gulf Winds debit and credit cards are monitored 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for fraudulent activity. If your card was affected by this breach, we will send you a notification letter via mail. In the meantime, please monitor your accounts diligently with Online Banking, Mobile Banking and our Phone Banking service. Please report any unusual activity as soon as possible to our Contact Center at (800) 650-6328.

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Top Financial Myths Not to Believe

Dec
23

We hear many conflicting concepts about how to handle our finances each year. Knowing when to save, when to spend or how to manage money can be challenging, and we’re often left confused about how to begin the process. There is no better time than the present to get your finances in line.

 

 

Should You Rent Out Your Home Instead of Selling?

Dec
16

The choice to sell or rent out your home requires a lot of consideration. A sudden move or unexpected financial change can leave many homeowners contemplating how to manage their current living situation, all while trying to purchase a new home. Becoming a landlord or becoming a seller has their benefits and drawbacks. Take a look at how to determine whether you should rent out your home instead of selling:

Is Your Checking Account Giving Back to You This Season?

Dec
9

Many of us spend more money than our usual budget allots during the holidays. We travel, buy gifts and attend or host parties, all of which affect our bank account. Although we may deduct more from our account this time of year, any way to save and receive benefits is helpful. At Gulf Winds, we offer high yield checking in the Pensacola and Tallahassee areas, providing the highest APY rates available. Is your checking account giving back to you this season? See how a high yield checking account can benefit you during the holidays:

How to Prioritize Your Holiday Shopping Without Breaking the Budget

Dec
2

It’s no secret that the holidays can induce stress, especially when it comes to your finances. During this extra busy time of year, many of us spend more than usual buying gifts and visiting family. Whether you are shopping for one or for many, holiday gifts add an extra expense to your normal budget. Here are few hints to help you prioritize your holiday shopping without breaking the bank.

How to Buy a Home With Zero Down

Nov
25

Everyone dreams of owning their home one day. You conjure images of a house that you can decorate and even remodel to fit your style, needs and lifestyle. Life without landlords promises to be liberating, but a check of your savings account balance quickly brings you back to reality. Many renters’ dreams of building equity in property are thwarted by a lack of cash even if they have excellent credit and a stable income. But there are ways to work around this to achieve the pride of homeownership.