3 Steps to Avoid a Post-Christmas Financial Hangover

In the classic Christmas movie Christmas with the Kranks, Luther Krank did everything he could to skip Christmas. To his dismay, his plans fall through and, along with his wife, he’s left scrambling at the last possible moment for gifts, decorations, food and party must-haves in order to pull together a Christmas miracle. As comical and light-hearted as the film is, … Read more »

80 for 80 Years: Part Thirteen (Items 66-70)

It’s been a busy 2017! In celebration of our 80th anniversary, we’ve put together a blog series highlighting 80 different products, services, events, giveaways and sponsorships that took place in 2017. If you missed the first 65 items, head to our blog page to read them! 66. Home Shows – Educators attends area home shows at different events and venues to provide information … Read more »

Outsmart Black Friday

Black Friday is right around the corner, which means there are only a few days left to plan your shopping strategy. It’s crucial to be prepared on this hectic shopping day so that you can find exactly what you’re looking for the best price. Luckily, nerdwallet.com has researched and found the best Black Friday deals for 2017, so that you … Read more »

Happy Loyalty Pay Back Reward!

Tis the season to Educators’ Loyalty Pay Back Reward! You invest in Educators Credit Union. Now it’s our turn to invest in you! Because you are a loyal Educators member, we’re putting money back into your account with the Loyalty Pay Back Reward. Last year, we returned more than $2.1 million with Loyalty Pay Back to our members. This is … Read more »

80 for 80 Years: Part Seven (Items 31-35)

We’ve had a busy 2017!  In celebration of our 80th anniversary, we’ve put together a blog series highlighting 80 different products, services, events, giveaways and sponsorships that took place in 2017. If you missed our blog posts with the first 30 items, head back over to our blog page to read them! 31. Business Accounts/Loans – Educators’ business checking is built to help … Read more »

International Credit Union Day: A Brief History

This week, Educators Credit Union, along with other credit unions worldwide, is celebrating International Credit Union Day. The third Thursday of October has been dedicated to honoring credit unions and all of their members since its inception in 1948. It highlights the active role credit unions play in the financial wellness of communities across the globe and also reflects on … Read more »

Educators’ Fall Instagram Contest

Nothing beats fall in Wisconsin, and here at Educators Credit Union we sure are excited for it. Although the weather is still pretty toasty, we’re kicking off the first official day of autumn by starting a new photo contest on Instagram. This contest runs from today, Sept. 22 until Oct. 31. All you have to do to enter is post … Read more »

Educators Credit Union’s Fourth of July Float

For the very first time, Educators Credit Union had a float in the Racine 4th of July parade. But don’t worry, just in case you missed it, we got you covered.   The float was designed by Educators employees Michael Mancuso and Alexis Lodhari. In honor of our 80th anniversary, the float had a large birthday cake with “80th” on … Read more »

4th of July Events in Southeastern Wisconsin

We want to keep you updated on some of the events in our area to celebrate the Fourth of July. Here is a list of all the parades, festivals and fireworks near each of our branches so you can celebrate America’s freedom in as many ways as possible!  Kenosha 7/2 – Kenosha Civic Veteran’s Parade at 1 p.m. beginning at … Read more »