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HomeFREE Checking is the best account on the Central Coast. Get everything you expect from free checking, like no minimum balance and no monthly fees, plus get more. It comes with services and programs worth hundreds of dollars per year at no additional cost.

From Your CEO — Winter 2021

You have probably heard the saying “fresh start for a new year.” Never have we all collectively been more excited for a new year than in 2021! In the last quarter, we surpassed a monumental milestone of $1 billion in assets. Our growth is especially significant at a time when financial institution mergers and acquisitions… Read more »

Your 2021 Financial Checklist

Your 2021 Financial Wellness Action Plan

If your New Year’s resolution is to renew your focus on financial wellness, this 7-step financial action plan will give you the tools you need to succeed. The best part? It’s easy! 1. Check Your Credit Report Credit report errors are more common than you might think, and errors negatively impact your credit score. A… Read more »

Synthetic Identity Theft

Synthetic Identity Theft

The holidays are upon us, and so is the increase in risk for identity theft. Fictional characters are a big part of the season, but sadly they’ve also become a big part of identity thieves’ tool kits as well. According to a Federal Trade Commission Report, over the last five years, Synthetic Identity Fraud has… Read more »

Holiday Shopping

Online Holiday Shopping — Buyer Beware!

The rise of online shopping during the pandemic has led to a proportional increase in online fraud and scams. As the Holiday season approaches, we want to make sure you are armed with the knowledge and the skills to protect yourself. With a little awareness, you can avoid online shopping fraud as the busiest time… Read more »

3 Reasons to Go Contactless With Mobile Deposits

You may be aware that mobile check deposits are secure and convenient — but are you aware of these other handy benefits? It’s Completely Contactless You can make deposits from the comfort of your couch or on the go, saving you a trip to the branch — all you need is an Apple or Android… Read more »

SESLOC Rewards for the Perfect Gift

10 SESLOC Rewards for the Perfect Gift

The holidays are coming up fast — did you know you can redeem your SESLOC HomeFREE Checking™ debit card and Visa Signature® Rewards card points for merchandise and gift cards? Check out the top 10 SESLOC Rewards for the perfect gift. Not registered? Head over to SESLOC Rewards to register your HomeFREE Checking debit card… Read more »

Pumpkin Pie

10 SESLOC Rewards to Bring Home for the Holidays

Thanksgiving might look a little different this year due to COVID, but a small celebration at home can be just as festive and meaningful. Did you know you can redeem your SESLOC HomeFREE Checking™ debit card and Visa Signature® Rewards card points for merchandise to elevate your celebration? Check out the top 10 SESLOC Rewards… Read more »

From Your CEO — Fall 2020

If we had 20/20 perfect vision, we might have skipped to the year 2021. Never have we seen more disruption to life on a daily basis and to how we socialize. It is the ultimate irony that in 2019 we couldn’t allow you to cover your face or head while conducting business in the branch…. Read more »

Coastal Distancing

10 SESLOC Rewards for Coastal Distancing

Summer might be over, but outdoor activities are year-round on the Central Coast. Did you know you can redeem your SESLOC debit and Visa® Signature Rewards card points points for tools and toys to enjoy outside? Check out the top 10 SESLOC Rewards that you can claim to enhance your Coastal Distancing experience: Not registered? Head… Read more »

Embrace Contactless Payments

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 and Visa Credit Card or Visa Signature® Rewards Card are compatible with Apple Pay, Google Pay, and Samsung Pay,  which makes it easy to embrace contactless payments — all while earning… Read more »