Gene Day

Become involved in the community and help us It was Eugene Szymczak’s (former CEO and President of Educators) specific request that his passing not be marked with a formal service but by giving back to the community. On Saturday, May 20, Educators will be celebrating his life with a non-profit expo at Gateway Technical College in Racine. We invite you … Read more »

How to Get Your Spring Break On

Despite having a semi-tame winter here in Wisconsin, many people plan to take warm vacations over spring break to soak in the sun someplace other than the Midwest. Vacation, although supposed to be relaxing and stress-free, can be a nerve-wracking and tense topic if you are living on a tight, paycheck-to-paycheck budget. Luckily, Educators Credit Union has many tools and … Read more »

March Member Focus

What’s in the News? Educators named “Best of Milwaukee,” Pleasant Prairie is now open, Earn $80 for our 80th Year. Click here for March’s Member Focus newsletter.

2017 Shred Days

Shred Days at ECU! ECU’s shred days are returning for 2017! Here you can find a list of the branches, times and dates our shred days will take place. Remember to keep a few things in mind: You can shred up to 100 pounds or 5 boxes of paper for free. We can accept paper only — no boxes, plastic … Read more »

February News

What’s in the News? Pleasant Prairie coming soon, Educators Scholarship, Download the Ctrl app and enter our iPad drawing!! Click here for February’s Member Focus newsletter.

January News

What’s in the News? Remembering Gene, we’re celebrating 80 years, Educators Scholarship, TurboTax, and more! Click here for January’s Member Focus newsletter.

Deciding When to Retire: When Timing becomes Critical

Deciding when to retire may not be one decision but a series of decisions and calculations. For example, you’ll need to estimate not only your anticipated expenses, but also what sources of retirement income you’ll have and how long you’ll need your retirement savings to last. You’ll need to take into account your life expectancy and health as well as … Read more »

VISA Mandate

To comply with a recent VISA rule change, you will be receiving two sample email alerts from Educators when you perform Credit or Debit Card transactions.  The real-time alerts are a great tool to help you detect and prevent fraud.  If you like the alerts, you can download the Ctrl app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play … Read more »

Ctrl Contest

The Ctrl app from Educators is an excellent way to protect your Educators debit and credit cards from fraud and unauthorized transactions. As a Ctrl app user, you have the ability to: Manage alert preferences for all of your Educators debit and/or credit cards Turn your card on and off with one touch Enable location controls so the card only … Read more »

Top 5 mistakes millennials make with student loans

Educators has a partnership with GreenPath Financial Wellness, a non-profit credit counseling organization to provide advice to members on budgeting and personal finance. This article from GreenPath’s monthly newsletter Pathways talks about the 5 mistakes that people make regarding their student loan repayment. By Nick Demeester GreenPath Student Loan Counseling Manager If you are a recent graduate or young professional, or … Read more »