Today is Bilbo Baggins' birthday, aka international Hobbit day. Whether you're a fan of J.R.R. Tolkein or not, here's a few quotes that can inspire your business goals. 

"It's the job that's never started as takes longest to finish."


"Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens."


"All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us."


"Short cuts make long delays."


"The wide world is all about you: you can fence yourselves in, but you cannot forever fence it out."

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Plus we'll give you $100 Cash Back** and rates as low as 2.67% APR*** when you refinance with Beacon! 

If you refinance your non-Beacon auto loan with us today we’ll give you 90 days with no payments*...plus…as a thank you for bringing your loan to Beacon we’ll also give you $100 Cash Back**.  With rates as low as 2.67% APR***, you can save money, get some breathing room on your payments and put some cash in your pocket.

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*90 Days No-Payment programs adjust the end date of the loan term to reflect the postponed payments and may affect changes to final interest paid.
**Rebate, if applicable, is given back at time of financing and is equal to $100. Rebate offers limited to vehicle loans equal to or greater than $10,000. If the vehicle loan is paid off within 12 months the rebate must be repaid.  Current Beacon Credit  Union loans are not eligible for rebate offer. Cash rebate offer cannot be combined with other Beacon specials.
***APR = Average Percentage Rate. Rates are subject to change at any time and are based on creditworthiness, so your rate may differ. Terms are subject to credit qualifications and some limits may apply.

mobile loginIt’s finally here! The Beacon Mobile App… Access your accounts, pay bills and so much more right from your smart phone.

Here's some handy information about your Beacon Mobile Banking App...

Click this link to go to the secure app download page!

Avoid searching the app in your usual smart phone resources. We made the link available from the home page of our website (and above) so that you can safely download the app.

Make sure you're enrolled in Beacon Online Banking before you try to access the Beacon Mobile App.

Beacon Online Banking and the Beacon Mobile App work together to bring you accurate account information when you're conducting transfers, paying bills and checking your accounts. 

Enjoy account access at your fingertips!

Whenever and wherever you are transfer funds, pay bills, set visa and debit card controls and so much more all from the convenience of your smart phone.

1. The last time an Olympic winner received an actual gold medal (made from real gold) was in 1912. Today’s gold medals are 93% silver and 6% copper.

2. For a short time period starting in 1912, art, literature, architecture, music and sculpture were juried competitions awarded gold, silver and bronze medals for their sports themed entries.

3. The first American woman to win in the Olympics never knew that’s what she was competing in. Margaret Abbott, from Chicago, entered a golf tournament that she saw advertised while she was studying art in Paris. She shot a 47 on a nine hole course and took the home the Porcelain bowl award from the 1900 Paris games. She died in 1955 without ever realizing she had won an event in the Olympic games or that she was the first American woman to do so.

4. Participants use 5 to 7 pairs of shoes in a decathlon for their sprinting, running, jumping and throwing events.

5. 6 Olympians have appeared in James Bond films, including Harold Sakata who played Oddjob in Goldfinger.


References
http://www.history.com/news/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-summer-olympics
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1900_Summer_Olympics#Golf
http://www.cbc.ca/kidscbcolympics/blog/12-cool-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-olympic-games