News & Notes

News & Notes

  • International Credit Union Day

    Sep 21, 2018 | Read More >
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    For nearly two centuries, financial cooperatives have encouraged people from every walk of life to work together to better their own situation and that of their communities. This year, on October 18th, we're celebrating International Credit Union Day's platinum anniversary—70 years of doing good work together. To commemorate the day, we’re holding fun Facebook contests and donating to a food bank near you.

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  • 5 Tips for Safe Online Shopping

    Sep 21, 2018 | Read More >
    blog_onlineAs things get busy over the holidays, many of us rely on online shopping to make life easier. Unfortunately, at this time of year, online scammers are also very active. At RCU, you have zero liability for fraudulent charges, which means if you didn’t authorize it, you don’t pay. But all Members of the credit union have a vested interest in keeping fraud to a minimum because it saves money in the long run.  Here are five tips on how to help keep your information safe.
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  • A Present that Gives Forever: Youth Accounts

    Sep 21, 2018 | Read More >
    blog_youthThis year, give the child or teen in your life a youth account from RCU. Imagine what you could have accomplished if you’d started saving early. Your child can save for his or her first car, college tuition, or even early retirement! RCU offers three different types of accounts—one for kids, another for teens, and yet another for young adults.
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  • Keeping It Local

    Sep 21, 2018 | Read More >
    Blog_localThis holiday season, try to shop locally whenever possible. The personal touch you get with a local retailer feels good at this hectic time of year and it helps to keep tax dollars in the community, supporting infrastructure such as roads, education, and fire services. 
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  • 4 Creative Ways to Stretch Your Holiday Budget

    Sep 21, 2018 | Read More >
    blog_shoppingSometimes we tell ourselves that breaking our budget and using credit cards a little more freely during the holidays is okay because we’ll get back on track in the new year. But wouldn’t it be nice to enter the year with a clean slate and less financial burden? Here are four creative ways to get the most from your money this holiday season.

     

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