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Since USAA transferred Credit Monitoring to Experian we have been recieving almost daily solicitations for new credit cards. I remember the days when you would leave the base and every other shop was a pawn broker, payday loan office or used car dealer. I trusted USAA to deal with companies that wil...
USAA customer security SUCKS. They decline charges under for pure harrassment, just because they can. If the past few days I tried to use my credit card for: GoDaddy.com (website for private business) for 155.76...DECLINEDGroupon.com (purchase gifts) for 32.00.....DECLINEDExtraspacestorage.com(my st...
I've been a USAA member for nearly 50 years. It seems to be a waste of time to use the "Reach out to Wayne" link appearing in recent communications from USAA CEO, Wayne Peackock. Not only did I not get a response, but I didn't even get an automated "copy" or "roger that" acknowledgment that the mess...
I need to know what products USAA has available for those who wants to put his money to grow.!
Just curious if anybody knows who abandoned the helm and left Seaman Schmuckatelli in charge? First hit was this past summer when investment accounts were transferred to a third party with no notice to members or even the folks who answer the phones at USAA. Unbeliveable, really. So I moved all my i...
I applied for a credit card with USAA and was denied. The reasons given, and parameters used, need to reviewed.My credit score is from high 700 to mid 800. There is NO record of a late payment of any kind. I FULLY pay all revolving credit cards monthly. There is not one blemish on my credit history....
During this health and financial crisis, I couldn't find any updates on USAA's ability to provide their customers (service members and their family) debt consilidation loans, the last converstaion I saw on the USAA community website was from 2016. The answer being, USAA does not provide such assista...
We joined USAA in 1991 when we were in Puerto Rico. My insurance agency wouldn’t insure our car there, so we joined USAA and purchased car insurance with them. Towards the end of my tour, we ordered a new car from the on base overseas car buying program. In 10 minutes, I was able to call, get preapp...
I have 8 years left intell I retire from the AF. My wife and I are planing on opening a small busnees, spacificly a hardwere store. I have been doing some research and it looks like it will take at least a $250,000 loan to get started. what are some steps that i can take now to prepair for this? wha...
I have been with USAA for more than 25 years. It used to be a wonderful company, now its just like any other.Because of Covid 19 i have had to use my saving account to supplement my income and help family members out.USAA charged me fees for excessive use of my savings, $10.00 each transaction.I cal...

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