Friday, March 15th 2019

Who are Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac?

You’ve heard of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, but who or what are they?  More importantly, why are they so important in the nation’s housing finance system?  In today’s blog, we will be answering these questions!  Meet Fannie Mae In 1938, during The Great Depression, The Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA) was...

Monday, January 28th 2019

Save your way to a happier 2019 - 13 Tips for saving your hard earned money and living your best life now!

Almost everyone you meet is looking to live a better life in the year ahead.  For many of us that means putting a little focus on our finances and trying to save money.  We know that saving money can be a challenge.  Between impulsive purchases and cars that need brakes,...

Tuesday, December 11th 2018

Episode 4: We're Your Biggest Fan!

Community Banking

For all you do and all you bring to your community! We love being a bank that puts community first!  One of the best parts is watching people within our branch communities come together and do good things for each other.  Our new online video series – We’re Your Biggest Fan...

Thursday, December 6th 2018

Let Us Help Your Savings Grow

Wallkill Valley Federal Savings & Loan is committed to helping our community grow; after all, we’re your biggest fan!  If you are looking to put away some money before the end of 2018, then you’ll want to find out more about our special CD product for new customers.   What is a...

Tuesday, November 27th 2018

Small Businesses...we're your biggest fan! Business Banking at WVFSL

Wallkill Valley Federal Savings and Loan are BIG supporters of small businesses in the Hudson Valley.  We work with businesses of all shapes and sizes from the local pizza place on the corner to your favorite physician in town to the construction firm that built your home and the law...

Monday, November 19th 2018

Banking That Puts Community First, By Giving Back

We have always been a bank that puts community first.  One of the ways we strive to do that is give back to those in our community who need our support.    For October, our charities of the month were The Back Pack Program, which provides food to families through one of...

Friday, November 9th 2018

Episode 3: We're Your Biggest Fan! For all you do and all you bring to your community!

We love watching people within our branch communities come together and do good things for each other.  Our new online video series – We’re Your Biggest Fan gives us the opportunity to brag a little bit about the people and organizations that make up our community.  We also take a...

Friday, October 19th 2018

This Year Let's Have Less Tricks And More Treats... Tips For Halloween!

When fall rolls around and we begin to enjoy the beauty of the fall season in the Hudson Valley that means that Halloween is right around the corner! Halloween is a fun time especially when everyone does all they can to stay safe! To help your family enjoy more treats...

Thursday, October 18th 2018

Make The Most Of Your Home's Equity - Biggest Bang For Your Home Improvement Buck

Your home is more than your place of refuge, it is also more than likely the biggest investment you’ll ever have.  When you have equity in your home, you have a solid investment in the future.  We just want to take a moment to define home equity, for those who...

Wednesday, October 17th 2018

"Hey Alexa!" Tips On Keeping Your Personal Information Protected In The Digital Age

When someone uses your personal information in order to commit fraud that is known as identity theft.  Identity Theft has become an increased threat in today’s digital age.  Hackers gain access to your personal information such as your social security number, mother’s maiden name, date of birth or your bank...