Eighty years ago today…

Eighty years ago today on March 7th, 1937, a group of teachers in Racine pooled their resources together and a five-dollar deposit was made to form the Racine Teachers Credit Union. Before we had any branches, our first offices were in the homes of our first two presidents Erwin Wall and Russell Jiles. We opened our first “non-home” office on … 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. Share this:  

$80 for 80!

This year is Educators Credit Union’s 80th anniversary! Educators opened in March of 1937 in Racine, Wisconsin as the Racine Teachers Credit Union, a not-for-profit financial cooperative. Although Educators has been a part of the community for 80 years, our mission hasn’t changed: we aim to passionately help people by educating, advising and earning their loyalty. In celebration of Educators’ … Read more »

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 »

Mo’ Debt, Mo’ Problems

Preparing for college can seem like pushing Jell-O uphill. Tuition, room and board, books, necessities for your dorm room- the list can go on and on, and truly, it never ends. Coming from someone who has already gone through the college process, you want to do everything you possibly can to knock down the cost of getting a higher education. … 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. Share this: