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Decatur Earthmover Credit Union Lauded for Supporting Local Causes and Promoting Financial Literacy in Illinois Communities

Decatur Earthmover Credit Union Lauded for Supporting Local Causes and Promoting Financial Literacy in Illinois Communities

In a Nutshell: For more than 60 years, Decatur Earthmover Credit Union has been positively impacting communities in the Decatur, Illinois, region. The credit union encourages employees to volunteer in the community by granting them 16 hours per year to volunteer during business hours. It also supports a number of nonprofits through monetary donations and organized volunteer efforts, and selects a charity of the year to focus on each year. Additionally, the credit union spearheads a... read more »

Campco Federal Credit Union Builds Trust by Bringing Kindness and Convenience to Communities in Rural Wyoming

Campco Federal Credit Union Builds Trust by Bringing Kindness and Convenience to Communities in Rural Wyoming

In a Nutshell: Campco Federal Credit Union started out serving teachers in Campbell County, Wyoming, and later expanded to serve the entire community. But the institution never lost sight of its educational roots. Today, the credit union provides financial literacy workshops, offers classes for both youth and adults, and participates in dozens of community events each year. The institution’s mission is to put its community first, which is reflected in its thriving member base. For... read more »

Service One Credit Union Provides Support for Kentucky Communities That Goes Well Beyond Financial Services

Service One Credit Union Provides Support for Kentucky Communities That Goes Well Beyond Financial Services

In a Nutshell: Service One Credit Union provides the people in the Bowling Green, Glasgow, and South Central Kentucky, areas with competitive interest rates and quality savings and loan products. The institution also focuses heavily on community outreach, including financial literacy programs for young children and adults. And Service One Credit Union sponsors grants and scholarships that help local teachers and students achieve their educational goals. For its dedication to members,... read more »

Glacier Hills Credit Union Helps Members in Its Wisconsin Communities Own their Financial Journeys Through Checkups and Educational Resources

Glacier Hills Credit Union Helps Members in Its Wisconsin Communities Own their Financial Journeys Through Checkups and Educational Resources

In a Nutshell: Glacier Hills Credit Union encourages members to own their journey, and the Wisconsin-based institution provides plenty of resources to help them along the way. Members have access to tax professionals and financial planners who can help create concise fiscal plans. Free financial checkups allow members to meet with loan officers to find ways to improve their credit scores. Glacier Hills also works with area high schools to develop curriculum and promote financial... read more »

East Idaho Credit Union Earns Recognition for Taking a Personal Approach to Service That Helps Members and Communities

East Idaho Credit Union Earns Recognition for Taking a Personal Approach to Service That Helps Members and Communities

In a Nutshell: East Idaho Credit Union (EICU) has cared for the people in the Idaho communities it serves for generations. EICU employees counsel members personally, raise funds for local charities, and encourage area schoolchildren to support their less-fortunate peers. The institution is on a mission to invest in local people and foster employee communication, teamwork, and volunteerism. That dedication to its members and Idaho residents has earned EICU our Editor's Choice™ Award... read more »

Consumers Credit Union Recognized for Its Free Rewards Checking Account that Delivers High Yields to Members

Consumers Credit Union Recognized for Its Free Rewards Checking Account that Delivers High Yields to Members

In a Nutshell: Credit unions are known for putting the interests of their members above profits by reinvesting in improved products and services, but Consumers Credit Union in Illinois stands out from the pack for its Rewards Checking account. The account delivers an APY of up to 5.09%, making it one of the most competitive in the nation. And Consumers Credit Union membership is not limited to people living in the vicinity of its northeast Illinois locations. For just a one-time $5... read more »

University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union Earns Recognition for Providing Financial Education and Support to Communities

University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union Earns Recognition for Providing Financial Education and Support to Communities

In a Nutshell: In the vibrant university town of Lincoln, the University of Nebraska Federal Credit Union (NUFCU) dedicates itself to saving members time and money while supporting community outreach and philanthropic programs. NUFCU hosts financial education seminars at the university and in its own community development space and has earned recognition as one of the best financial institutions in the state. The credit union also contributes to a variety of charities and assists... read more »

Indiana Members Credit Union Earns Recognition for its Financial Literacy Program and Charitable Foundation that Benefit Communities in the State

Indiana Members Credit Union Earns Recognition for its Financial Literacy Program and Charitable Foundation that Benefit Communities in the State

In a Nutshell: Indiana Members Credit Union (IMCU) understands how overwhelming it can be for students to start managing their own money. That’s why the credit union works to improve financial literacy in Central Indiana through one-on-one counseling, ongoing group events, and a new seminar series led by certified branch managers and account service representatives. Through the Indiana Members Foundation, the credit union also donates time and money, in partnership with nonprofits... read more »

Sound Credit Union and Its Community-Oriented Approach Supports Local Organizations and Financial Education Initiatives in Washington

Sound Credit Union and Its Community-Oriented Approach Supports Local Organizations and Financial Education Initiatives in Washington

In a Nutshell: Sound Credit Union has demonstrated its strong commitment to the communities it serves by focusing on ways to support individuals through all waves of life. The credit union shows its support, in part, by donating to local organizations and encouraging volunteerism among its employees. It also promotes financial education efforts in schools and in the areas it serves through a variety of educational initiatives. We are recognizing Sound Credit Union’s dedication to its... read more »

Northern Credit Union is Recognized for its Youth Financial Education Programs and Community Involvement in Upstate New York

Northern Credit Union is Recognized for its Youth Financial Education Programs and Community Involvement in Upstate New York

In a Nutshell: Northern Credit Union is a shining example of a financial institution that is committed to the communities it serves. Not only does it partner with local organizations to offer services to those in need, but Northern Credit Union also provides financial tools and products to help community members and their families. The credit union teaches children and young adults healthy financial practices through programs, incentives, and educational resources. For its strategies... read more »