#12237: WeCU Brings the Meeting to You!

Educators Credit Union members can now bring our expert staff to their desktop* with WeCU video banking! WeCU is a secure video meeting platform. Members can use it to meet with a member finance representative at one of our 24 local branches Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. Our member … Read more »

#12035: Tips to Avoid Texting Scams

Over the weekend, I was catching up with a friend. He got a text during our conversation and stopped to look at it. It was someone requesting a charitable donation to help those hurt by COVID-19. When my friend read the text to me, there were two things that stood out immediately: the text had a pretty noticeable grammar mistake … Read more »

#12033: Are You Tracking Your Credit Score?

One of the most important things when it comes to finances is your credit score. It determines whether a financial will lend money to you and what rate you’ll get on a loan. Sometimes, it can even be used by landlords checking on new tenants or employers looking at applicants. If you want a great credit score, you’ve likely heard … Read more »

#12031: Tracking Joint Budgets

It’s hard enough keeping track of your own expenses. So you shouldn’t be surprised that managing money as a team effort can test your patience, especially if your partner has a different method of keeping financial records—or worse, no method at all. In some ways it’s easier for you today than it was for your parents or grandparents, who could … Read more »

#12026: Five Ways to Thank a Nurse on Nurses Day

Today is National Nurses Day! Obviously, we’re all going through a difficult time right now, and nurses are a crucial part of getting us out of it. Because they’re working so hard and putting themselves on the line, now’s the time to let them know that they’re appreciated. To help you show your gratitude, we’ve come up with five ways … Read more »

#12021: Thanking the Teachers of Our Past

If there’s one thing a lot of people have in common, it’s that teachers have had a significant impact on our lives in some way. In honor of National Teacher Day (May 5, 2020), some of the Educators Credit Union team is looking back at the teachers who’ve made a difference in our lives. Brad – A lot of teachers … Read more »

#12016: Beware of COVID-19 Fraud

Your CARES Act payments are finally on their way! Maybe you’re part of the group lucky enough to have gotten their first payment already. With a large sum of money unfortunately comes a group of people trying to scam you out of it. We want to help you protect your money and use it to support you! Below are ways … Read more »

#12012: 2020 May Member Focus

There’s a lot to of great information in the newest Member Focus! Learn details about a special chance to earn more Saver’s Sweepstakes entries, how to access your account while lobbies are closed, and more!

#12003: Working on Money with Students at Home

As we’re all spending a lot more time at home, a lot of parents have found themselves asking how they can help their students keep learning while they’re out of school. Well Educators Credit Union can help! We have easy-to-use online programs designed to help any age learn more about money. These tools can guide students through the importance of … Read more »