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  • RCU introduces the Visa Signature Credit Card!

    Jun 09, 2017 | Full story
    Visa Signature
    As your credit union, we’re committed to offering financial options and solutions that meet your needs. That’s why we’re excited to introduce RCU’s new Visa Signature card—a new option in our family of credit cards.
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    • Whats New at RCU
  • Election of RCU Officials

    Jun 06, 2017 | Full story
    Image of Gavel
    RCU recently held an election of Officials at our Annual Membership Meeting. These dedicated Members volunteer their time to provide leadership on your Credit Union’s Board and Supervisory Committee.
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    • Official Business
  • Traveling Soon? Let RCU Know!

    Jun 05, 2017 | Full story
    Travel Notes
    To protect Members from potential fraud, RCU regularly monitors credit and debit card use for unusual activity, such as out-of-state or overseas transactions. Ensure 24/7 access to your cards by letting us know where and when you'll be traveling. It’s easy!

    CATEGORIES:
    • Your Security
  • Complimentary Seminar on 05/06 – Navigating the real estate market

    Apr 19, 2017 | Full story
    Complimentary Seminar

    Looking to buy or sell a home? Join us for an informative discussion on staying current in our changing real estate market.

    Joe Henderson, our partner Realtor from Heritage Realty, and Carrie Bruce, Mortgage Loan Officer from Redwood Credit Union, will discuss today’s market, the home buying and selling process, selecting a realtor, and more!

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    • Events
  • Your Security: Top 5 Ways to Protect Yourself from Fraud and Scams

    Mar 24, 2017 | Full story
    Mobile: Security Tips
    We’re committed to the security of your account, and with text fraud and scams on the rise, we wanted to take this opportunity to remind you of some top actions you can take to protect your accounts.
    CATEGORIES:
    • Your Security
  • More Convenient Banking: A Message From the President & CEO

    Mar 21, 2017 | Full story
    Brett Martinez
    Banking shouldn’t be difficult—you should be able to access and manage your money wherever you are. As your credit union, we’re focused on making banking simpler, easier and always secure—that’s why effective immediately, we’re expanding the number of free ATMs available to Members by reimbursing up to four non-RCU ATM fees!
    CATEGORIES:
    • CEO Message
  • Every Day is Earth Day at RCU | April 22, 2017

    Mar 21, 2017 | Full story
    Hand holding dirt with a sprout

    Happy Earth Day! At Redwood Credit Union, we’re committed to earth-friendly business practices and being good stewards of the environment. Read on to discover how you can be green, too.
    CATEGORIES:
    • Redwood Review
  • What's New at RCU: Petaluma Branch Remodel

    Mar 20, 2017 | Full story
    Petaluma branch remodel
    Redwood Credit Union is excited to announce the completion of our Petaluma branch remodel! Improvements include self-service technology for mobile and online transactions; comfortable consulting spaces for getting loans, opening accounts, and receiving financial guidance from our knowledgeable professionals; and a fun kids’ corner.
    CATEGORIES:
    • Whats New at RCU
  • Timely Tip: What Should I Do With My Tax Refund?

    Mar 20, 2017 | Full story
    Tax Time Icon
    A tax refund can be a welcome financial windfall. Consider these unique ways to take advantage of the extra money in your pocket.
    CATEGORIES:
    • Financial Tips
  • RCU Celebrates Credit Union Youth Month!

    Mar 17, 2017 | Full story
    Give a Hoot about Saving

    April is Credit Union Youth Month, and Redwood Credit Union is encouraging youth to Give a Hoot About Saving!
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    • Contests And Promotions
  • A Positive Outlook: A Message from the President & CEO

    Dec 08, 2016 | Full story
    Brett Martinez
    Happy New Year! We have great things in store for the coming year, but first I want to take a moment to reflect on the past year, and I’m happy to share we had very positive results.
    CATEGORIES:
    • CEO Message
  • Make 2017 Your Year!

    Dec 07, 2016 | Full story
    Couple having fun. January is a new beginning.
    January is a new beginning.
    Not only does it mark the start of a brand new year full of possibility, it also provides you the opportunity to take stock of your financial health and put your resolutions into practice. Make this your year by getting more from your credit union so you can get more from life.

    Here are some ways RCU can help you with financial wellness this year!

    CATEGORIES:
    • Member Messages
  • What's New at RCU: Mill Valley Branch and Online Financial Wellness Center!

    Dec 07, 2016 | Full story
    Mill Valley
    Redwood Credit Union is excited to announce the opening of our new Mill Valley branch and online Financial Wellness Center!
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    • Whats New at RCU
  • Q: What's the Benefit of Knowing My Credit Score?

    Dec 07, 2016 | Full story
    Credit Score
    Your credit score is important because it can determine your interest rate on future purchases and financing. It can also influence your ability to rent or own a home. Fortunately, Members who have loans or credit cards with RCU now have the benefit of viewing their FICO® Score in online banking!
    CATEGORIES:
    • Financial Tips
  • Your Security: Documents You Should Shred

    Dec 07, 2016 | Full story
    Shredding documents to protect yourself.
    Shredding certain documents that include your personal information is a great way to protect yourself against identity theft. Read on to discover why.
    CATEGORIES:
    • Your Security
  • Celebrate Small Business Saturday, November 26!

    Nov 23, 2016 | Full story
    Celebrate Small Business Saturday, November 26!
    Small Business Saturday is a great time to show your support for small businesses in our community.

    Shopping at independent retailers not only keeps your tax dollars local, it also helps create jobs, keep the retail landscape diverse, and support the people within our communities.
    CATEGORIES:
    • Community
  • Warm Holiday Wishes from RCU

    Nov 22, 2016 | Full story
    Thank you from RCU!With Thanksgiving upon us, it's an ideal time to thank you for being a valued Member and share our appreciation of your trust and participation in Redwood Credit Union.
    CATEGORIES:
    • Member Messages
  • Give the Gift of Savings: A Youth Account

    Nov 03, 2016 | Full story
    Image of a Member opening a Youth account.
    Put your child or teen on the path to financial wellness by giving them the gift of an RCU youth account!
    CATEGORIES:
    • Financial Tips
  • Your Security: How to donate safely during the holidays

    Oct 27, 2016 | Full story
    Image of women with laptop and credit card
    During the holiday season, many are inspired to give to those in need. Before you give, we recommend you follow these simple steps to ensure your donation is safe and secure.
    CATEGORIES:
    • Financial Tips
    • Blog
  • A Big Thank You!

    Sep 30, 2016 | Full story

    A Message from President & CEO Brett Martinez

    Brett MartinezOn behalf of all the staff, and your volunteer Board and Supervisory Committee at Redwood Credit Union, I want to say a big “Thank you!” for your support and participation in your financial cooperative. Because of you—our loyal Member-Owners—RCU is stronger than ever, and continuing to reach amazing new heights every day.

    CATEGORIES:
    • Redwood Review
    • CEO Message