NorthCountry FCU Donates $20,000 to the American Cancer Society
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Christian Community CU Donates $10,000 for Hurricane Disaster Relief Efforts
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Mill City Credit Union Raises $2,300 for Sharing & Caring Hands
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Dakota Credit Union Professionals Provide 100 Stuffed Animals for Kids in Crisis
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Educational Systems FCU Helps Member Improve Credit Score to Buy New Home
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Middleton, Wis. — Oct. 15, 2018 — The Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB) selected UW Credit Union as a recipient of the Business Honor Roll Award for its partnership with the Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District. Created by the WASB in 2012 to recognize local businesses that partner with Wisconsin school districts, the award honors businesses that offer innovative and inspiring learning opportunities and support to students, staff and their local communities.  [...]
Nymeo Federal Credit Union in partnership with the Credit Union Foundation of MD|DC and Frederick County Public Schools launched the fourth Millionaire’s Club in the county at Linganore High School. The Club will provide financial literacy education and teach leadership as well as entrepreneurial skills.  “Nymeo is excited to sponsor and help launch this Millionaire’s Club!” said Vicki Johnston, Nymeo’s President and CEO. “We are happy to provide this [...]
(Somerville, MA) Naveo Credit Union hosted Hops & Homebuyers, a first time homebuyer workshop at Aeronaut Brewing Co., one of their member businesses and neighbors, on Wednesday, September 19. The workshop garnered attention from many non-members, allowing Naveo to meet new people, educate them on what a credit union is and how to prepare them for buying their first home with the help of a local financial institution. This was the second time Naveo hosted Hops & Homebuyers and it proved [...]
Wasilla, Alaska, – The Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines (FHLB Des Moines) awarded $15,000 to the Financial Reality Foundation for the Get REAL Financial Reality Fair project for students and young adults to learn about managing personal finances.  With the help of a public vote, financial institutions Alaska District Engineers FCU, Alaska USA FCU, Credit Union 1, Denali FCU, MAC FCU, Matanuska Valley FCU, Northern Skies FCU, Spirit of Alaska FCU, Tongass FCU, True North FCU,[...]
Heritage Family Credit Union worked with Wonderfeet Kid’s Museum in Rutland, Vermont to open a credit union exhibit at the museum. In addition to the credit union façade, the exhibit features an interactive ATM, money match game, coin sorting game, and teller desk. The exhibit was designed by Yoshi Akiyama, a former head Imagineer for Disney, and built by local craftsman Jim Becker. The display is the result of a four-year partnership between the museum and the credit union with [...]
September 2018 –Your home is your biggest investment. The right mortgage can help you build equity and pay for things that you need for your family. Refinancing might be an effective way to change your monthly payment especially if today’s rates are lower than your current mortgage rate. When thinking about refinancing, you should consider things like credit score, other debit, refinance programs and how long you plan to live in your home. They all play an important role in the[...]
NORCROSS GA – Associated Credit Union is a proud sponsor of Junior Achievement of Georgia. On Monday, September 17, ACU held their storefront ribbon cutting ceremony at the Mike and Lynn Cottrell Junior Achievement Discovery Center at North Georgia. Following the ceremony, fifteen employees of ACU stayed to volunteer for the day with sixth grade students from Dawson County in the JA BizTown simulation. Junior Achievement provides children with an experiential day of learning that[...]
(Woodbury, MN – September 20, 2018) Ideal Credit Union recently hosted two sessions of its award-winning “Money Talks” financial literacy program in July, attracting 42 students from around the metro area. The unique peer-to-peer program, led and taught by high school-age Ideal CU Student Credit Union employees, teaches students the building blocks of personal finance: budgeting, savings and investments, credit, and money management tools. Students in attendance ranged in age[...]
September 2018 – Medicare isn’t “one size fits all”, you have choices. This is the tricky part. What are the different parts of Medicare and how do they work? How much does it cost? Who is eligible? How do you enroll? When can you enroll? How can you gain understanding if you don’t even know what questions to ask? We’ve got you covered. NuMark Credit Union has partnered with a Medicare Agent to provide you with a resource you can use one on your own needs[...]
On the surface, the world of finances looks intimidating, complicated and ever changing. In this episode of Dream Big Money Makeover, financial analyst Natali Morris follows the journey of one Spokane, Washington family as they navigate their way to a stable financial future. Cameron and Erica Johnson are balancing a brewery and a growing family. While working hard, they’re not moving forward financially. Watch as experts from Numerica Credit Union steer them in the right direction with a [...]
Falcon Heights, Minnesota - SPIRE Credit Union has been honored with both the 2018 Youth and Adult Desjardins Financial Education Awards.  The awards, sponsored by the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) and the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), recognize leadership within the credit union movement on behalf of financial literacy. For the fourth consecutive year, SPIRE won the Adult Desjardins Award.  Throughout 2017, SPIRE impacted adults throughout Minnesota, and[...]
BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA – "I didn't know you did that!" That’s a phrase regularly heard in the credit union industry, and it's no surprise—there are a lot of myths out there about credit unions! In an effort to help educate the community, Pelican State CU wrote and released a 28-page eBook detailing 22 credit union myths and the facts that disprove them. There are numerous myths out there, including misconceptions that credit unions: Have fewer[...]


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