2018 CUD Dog Calendar – Now Accepting Dog Model Entries!

It’s that time again! This is our 5th year to offer the CUD Dog Calendar Event! Our members and the surrounding community really pour their hearts out with support and photos of their beloved furry friends. Once again the sales from our 2018 CUD Dog Calendar will benefit the Foothills Animal Shelter. You can now submit photos of your favorite furry friends until September 20th, 2017. A couple of tips to submit a successful photo(s): Make sure you read the qualifications below before you send the photo in. Be sure to attach a permission form... Read More

Magic Minute – What would you do with 60 seconds in a warehouse full of gifts?

Every year we participate in the Magic Minute campaign through MasterCard® and CURewards®. It is a cool contest that gives our members a chance of winning a trip for two, all expenses paid, to Chicago and a trip through the reward warehouse! This would be so exciting to see one of our members running through the warehouse with a magic minute to select all kinds of great products. Big screen televisions, iPads, kitchen wares, music, stereos, dishes, yard tools, personal items like purses and who knows all the categories that would be available. The... Read More

Credit – what is it?

Have you ever wondered how your credit is determined and why it is so important? We’ve made it easy. Check this out… Credit Union of Denver’s video is a labor of love by our employees. We put this together to help educate about what credit is, how the score is influenced and why you should be concerned with knowing this information. Check it out and share with your friends and family. When you are ready, feel free to give us a call and set up a consultation to check out your own credit... Read More

Help for Members with Hail Damage & Insurance Checks

Blog Post Friday 5/26/2017 How Will The Credit Union Handle Insurance Checks? When a member has a loan on their home or vehicle, they are required to list Credit Union of Denver on their insurance policy as a Lienholder. If the member suffers damage to that vehicle or home, the insurance company will typically issue a check made out to both the member and credit union.  The reason the check is issued to both parties is because the collateral we have a lien on has been damaged and reduced in... Read More

old Non-EMV cards are no longer able to be used

Old Debit Cards (non EMV) have been turned off Credit Union of Denver (along with the majority of financial institutions in the USA), have replaced old magnetic strip only cards with the new, more secure, EMV Chipped Cards. All EMV debit cards were delivered to members last year, therefore, after an extended period of time to allow members to activate their new cards and after repeated announcements about this action, on May 1st we closed down all existing non-EMV debit cards. If your debit card is not working and you need assistance, please follow these... Read More

People Helping People

Derreck Kayongo People Helping People
Our business is helping people. Originally Published in Credit Union Magazine March 2017 by CUNA As a boy, Derreck Kayongo’s life was turned upside down when dictator Idi Amin took control of his home country of Uganda. During the ED (Filene) Talk, sponsored by the CUNA Councils, Kayongo explained his journey-from a refugee, resulting from the genocide Amin perpetrated, to the founder of the Global Soap Project, a $10 million business active in 90 countries. The project recycles soap from hotel rooms, turns it into fresh soap, and sends it... Read More

Card Skimmers on the Rise!

Credit Card Skimmers, up close view of one.
Know what to look for and how to protect yourself and your account! 1. Inspect The Card Reader And The Area Near The PIN Pad Many banks and merchants realize that skimming is on the rise and will often post a picture of what the real device is supposed to look like so you will see that there is something attached that is not supposed to be there if a skimmer is present. Of course, a card skimmer could put a fake picture over the real picture so this isn’t... Read More

C•U•D Annual Meeting and Board Election

Join us for the Annual Meeting
The call for nominations process for this year’s election resulted in the exact number of candidates as there were openings for the Board of Directors, no candidates for the Supervisory Committee and only one candidate for the Credit Committee. Therefore, the candidates for the Board of Directors and Credit Committee are considered elected by acclamation and no election by the membership will be necessary this year. We would like to thank each candidate for their commitment to serve in these important volunteer positions at the credit union. The following candidates... Read More

Security, Fraud & Scams – the more you know…

Steps for Monitoring Your Identity and Financial Information Monitor financial account statements and immediately report any suspicious or unusual activity to financial institutions. Request a free credit report at AnnualCreditReport.com or by calling 877.322.8228. Consumers are entitled by law to one free credit report per year from each of the three major credit bureaus Equifax®, Experian®, and TransUnion® for a total of three reports every year. Contact information for the credit bureaus can be found on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) website at ftc.gov. Review resources provided on the FTC identity theft website at Identitytheft.gov. The... Read More

Help Louisiana Flood Victims

We will be collecting donations for the victims of the Louisiana Historical Flood. We will put out donation collection bins on the teller line at Alameda and Tivoli starting Monday August 29th and wrap up on September 6th. All proceeds collected will be sent to CUAid.coop along with a check from C∙U∙D for $1,000. You can donate via card, pulled from your account or a cash/check. Call us at 303.239.1150 | 800.279.3288 or email us through cudonline to donate.