All articles tagged: “Credit Unions”

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How BlueOx Credit Union Supports and Strengthens Southern Michigan Communities

BlueOx Credit Union & Financial Literacy in Michigan

In a Nutshell: Financial literacy is lacking in the U.S. The subject is not a requirement for most children’s... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 5/6/19

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Community 1st Credit Union Uses Youth-Focused Clubs to Deliver Impactful Financial Education to the Next Generation of Iowans

Community 1st Credit Union: Financial Education for Iowa Youth

In a Nutshell: Community 1st Credit Union is delivering effective financial education to the youth in the Iowa... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 4/8/19

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Guadalupe Credit Union Focuses Its Financial Literacy Efforts on High School Students and the New Mexico Communities It Serves

Guadalupe CU Prepares Students for Financial Choices

In a Nutshell: Guadalupe Credit Union in New Mexico is working hard to bring financial literacy to students through... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 3/7/19

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Save to Win™ Offers a Gamified Financial Experience to Incentivize Credit Union Members to Grow Their Savings

Save to Win™ Incentivizes Credit Union Members to Grow Savings

In a Nutshell: Save to Win combines the excitement of the lottery with the benefits of saving money. Users earn... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 12/21/18

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Summit Credit Union Commended for Bringing Impactful Financial Wellness Programs to Madison and Milwaukee Communities

Summit Credit Union Commended for Impactful Financial Education

In a Nutshell: Summit Credit Union stands out in the Madison and Milwaukee regions by offering several in-depth... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 11/8/18

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First Source Federal Credit Union Serves Members and Communities in Upstate New York Through Financial Literacy Programs and Resources

First Source Serves Communities with Financial Education Resources

In a Nutshell: Credit unions often have reputations for being member-oriented, and First Source Federal Credit... read more »

Jon McDonald

By: Jon McDonald • 11/2/18

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SECU Bolsters Financial Education in Maryland Through Reality Fairs and Community Programs

SECU Boosts Financial Literacy in Maryland Through Reality Fairs

In a Nutshell: SECU, Maryland’s largest credit union, embodies the credit union difference by giving back to the... read more »

Matt Walker

By: Matt Walker • 10/16/18

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Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union and CUNFL’s Berenstain Bears® Financial Literacy Program Bring Money Education to Life for the Next Generation

CUNFL’s Berenstain Bears® Financial Literacy Program Educates Kids

In a Nutshell: Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union (FMFCU) has teamed up with Berenstain Enterprises to develop The... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/4/18

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Arizona Federal Credit Union Offers Better Banking Through a Hands-On Approach to Fostering Financial Wellness

Arizona Federal Offers a Hands-On Approach to Financial Health

In a Nutshell: With a member-first philosophy, credit unions are known for investing in the financial health of... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/28/18

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Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union’s Education Team Promotes Financial Literacy in Students and Adults Throughout Texas

RBFCU Fosters Financial Literacy in Students and Adults

In a Nutshell: Most credit unions recognize the importance of financial literacy among members and their... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/21/18

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GTE Financial’s Outreach, Educational Programs, and Products Promote Prosperity for Members and Their Communities

GTE Financial Promotes Prosperity for Its Members

In a Nutshell: For someone lacking in the basic skills associated with financial literacy, applying for a home loan... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/4/18

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Wright-Patt Credit Union Offers Members Education, Counseling, and Specialized Products to Foster Their Financial Success

Wright-Patt Credit Union Prioritizes Members’ Financial Success

In a Nutshell: Commitment to the well-being of members is one quality that sets credit unions apart from banks. But... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/27/18

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Citizens Equity First Credit Union Makes Financial Education Accessible with Activities, Resources, and Youth Accounts

CEFCU Makes Financial Education Accessible to Young Members

In a Nutshell: People who develop money skills at a young age can avoid costly mistakes later in life. Luckily,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/10/18

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Tropical Financial Credit Union Prioritizes Education to Demonstrate the Value of Local Institutions Over Big Banks

Tropical Financial Prioritizes Education to Demonstrate Value

In a Nutshell: The mission statement of most banks you walk into likely isn’t “educate first, sell second” — but... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/28/18

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SELCO Remains Committed to Spreading Financial Literacy Throughout the Oregon Communities It Serves

SELCO Remains Committed to Spreading Financial Literacy

In a Nutshell: While education is widely considered key to someone’s future success, financial literacy is an often... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 8/1/18

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Hughes Federal Credit Union Provides Free Financial Education and Support for the Betterment of the Tucson Community

Hughes Provides Resources to Help Make Tucson a Better Place

In a Nutshell: In 1952, a credit union was founded to serve the employees of Hughes Aircraft Company. Today, Hughes... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/27/18

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How Redstone Federal Credit Union Meets the Banking and Financial Literacy Needs of Underserved Tennessee Valley Residents

How Redstone Federal Credit Union Serves the Tennessee Valley

In a Nutshell: As big banks continue to raise fees and cut back on services, more Americans are turning to credit... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/24/18

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Mission Federal Credit Union’s Outreach and Educational Resources Foster Financial and Community Health for San Diegans

Mission Federal CU Fosters Financial and Community Health

In a Nutshell: Credit unions are known for being community-centered institutions, and San Diego-based Mission... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/9/18

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Alternatives Federal Credit Union’s Educational Resources and Specialized Products Financially Empower Members and Communities

Alternatives FCU Financially Empowers Members & Communities

In a Nutshell: Ithaca, New York-based Alternatives Federal Credit Union has always tried to do things a bit... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/2/18

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Churches Mutual Credit Union Helps Meet the Unique Needs of Clergy and Church Employees in the UK

CMCU Meets the Needs of UK Clergy and Church Employees

In a Nutshell: Credit unions in the UK are seeking to provide a banking alternative for underserved communities,... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 6/15/18

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Neighborhood Credit Union’s Educational Resources and Unique Products Keep Members on a Positive Financial Path

Neighborhood CU Keeps Members on a Path to Financial Well-Being

In a Nutshell: Because they are member-owned, credit unions are known for hands-on service, competitive products,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/30/18

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Sharonview Federal Credit Union Fosters Member Financial Literacy Through Educational Resources and Community Involvement

How Sharonview Caters to Its Members’ Financial Literacy Needs

In a Nutshell: As member-owned institutions, credit unions put considerable effort into taking on active roles in... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/26/18

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Better Products and Services Through Competition: Police Credit Union Gives Its Members a Welcome Alternative to Australia’s Big Four

Police Credit Union: Better Products and Services Through Competition

In a Nutshell: It’s easy to feel like you don’t have many options when it comes to financial services. The Big Four... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 3/22/18

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Bellco Credit Union Members Benefit from Unique Partnerships to Receive Free Financial Education

Bellco CU Members Benefit from Free Financial Education

In a Nutshell: When you consider that the principles of debt, credit, consumer finance, and money management touch... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/7/18

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How Coastal Credit Union’s id Ally℠ Service Helps Members Recover from Identity Theft

How Coastal CU Helps Members Recover from ID Theft

In a Nutshell: An increasing number of data breaches and the exposure of sensitive personal information have led to... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/28/18