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Moving Out

Moving Out: What to Expect So You Don’t Break the Bank

Moving out and on your own is an exciting step towards independence, but the financial responsibility can also be shocking if you’re not prepared. There are a lot of odds and ends that you need to plan for, as well as a lot of expected (and unexpected) costs associated with the move. Here are some… Read more »

Embrace Contactless Payments With Apple Pay

Contactless payments are secure, quick, and convenient, especially if you’re trying to avoid touching shared screens and keypads. Your SESLOC HomeFREE Checking™ Debit Card is compatible with Apple Pay, which makes it easy to embrace contactless payments — all while earning rewards points for your purchases. How Does it Work? Add your SESLOC Debit Card… Read more »

Spotlight: Cuesta Foundation

SESLOC Spotlight: Cuesta College Foundation

SESLOC Spotlight highlights local organizations that make the Central Coast the best place to live. Today we’re shining the spotlight on the Cuesta College Foundation — a nonprofit committed to keeping higher education accessible and affordable, and to open career paths in our community. Shannon Hill, Executive Director, explains how the Foundation makes that possible:… Read more »

From Your CEO — Summer 2020

So much has happened in the last few months—almost every SESLOC member has been impacted from the pandemic, the swift collapse of the economy and the strain of social unrest due to inequality. The cooperative philosophy of credit unions has always supported the notion of equality for all members: one member, one vote, one voice…. Read more »

Dangers of the Dark Web

Surface, Deep and Dark Web Explained You have probably heard people talk about the mysterious “Dark Web” where criminals gather to commit fraudulent acts that result in financial fraud, identity theft and more. But most people don’t really understand what the Dark Web is or how it works. Let’s start with a few facts about… Read more »

5 Financial Lessons from the Pandemic

5 Financial Lessons From the Pandemic

If you’re worried about paying your bills during this time, call our partners at GreenPath and talk with one of their financial experts. GreenPath is a complimentary service for SESLOC members — providing access to debt management services, and free one-on-one financial counseling and financial education tools. GreenPath financial counselors can help by creating a plan… Read more »

SESLOC Spotlight — RISE

SESLOC Spotlight: RISE

SESLOC Spotlight highlights local organizations that make the Central Coast the best place to live. Today we’re shining the spotlight on RISE, a valuable resource in our community for those in crisis. Jane Pomeroy, Executive Director, describes how the nonprofit has supported and empowered our community since 1975: RISE Industry: Nonprofit Serving the Central Coast… Read more »

Biz OLB FAQ

Business Online Banking FAQ

Get support for the most frequently asked questions about Business Online Banking: How Do I Get Started With Business Online Banking? Online Banking Basics Adding & Managing Users Adding & Managing Roles Ordering Checks Updating Your Contact Information How Can I Pay My Business Loan or Credit Card? 7 Ways to Pay Your SESLOC Loan… Read more »

SESLOC Spotlight: FPAC

SESLOC Spotlight: Foundation for the Performing Arts Center

SESLOC Spotlight highlights local organizations that make the Central Coast the best place to live. Today we’re shining the spotlight on the Foundation for the Performing Arts Center, a local nonprofit working hard to keep the performing arts accessible to our community — and especially to our youth. Leann Standish, Executive Director, shares how FPAC… Read more »

Family Care Network

SESLOC Spotlight: Family Care Network

SESLOC Spotlight highlights local organizations that make the Central Coast the best place to live. Today we’re shining the spotlight on the Family Care Network. FCNI supports local families and children with programs and resources dedicated to behavioral health, community, education, and housing. Jessi Biagoni, Social Media Coordinator, shares : Family Care Network Industry: Nonprofit… Read more »

Private Party Purchase

What to Know About Private Party Auto Loans

If you’re planning to buy a car directly from a seller, you might be interested to know that SESLOC can finance your purchase — just like if you were buying from a dealership. This arrangement is called a private party sale, and this is what you can expect: Apply for your loan online, at a… Read more »