Reasons to Review Statements

Important Reasons to Review Your Monthly Statements   We realize that many members don’t “balance” their checkbooks any more. It seems to be a lost art since online banking has become the new way to review your account activity. However, there is still value to reviewing your monthly statement even if you do login to online banking every day. Below is a list of reasons and items to look for when reviewing your monthly statement. Reasons to review statements Review account history for fraudulent or unauthorized transactions. You only have... Read More

Why Automotive Avenues?

Credit Union of Denver has a long valuable working relationship with Automotive Avenues, which began in 1987. Our relationship with Auto Aves is based on Member Service. We feel confident sending our members to Auto Aves for their car purchases because we know our members will be well cared for. Why is Auto Aves good for our members? Auto Aves is an Auto Broker! – When you choose Auto Aves, you’re opting for a one-stop car shop where you can access thousands of new vehicles through their dealer network partners... Read More

Top 5 Reasons to have a Checking Account with Credit Union of Denver

It would be difficult to find a checking account better than the Reward Checking Accounts we offer at Credit Union of Denver. If you don’t have one yet, you are definitely missing out! We realize it is difficult to change your checking account when you already have one established. We assembled a team of employees who worked to find a way we could manage the switch to a new checking account for you. Unfortunately there is no way around your participation so our team changed their direction and came up... Read More

5 Ways Finances Are Like a Newborn

1. No Instructions When the nurse handed me my newborn baby, she did not include an instruction manual. The same can be said for your first paycheck. The number one question I hear when I teach financial wellness is “Why didn’t anyone teach me this in school?” Unfortunately, personal finance is often omitted in school curriculums around the country. Most people start learning about finances after they’ve received their first paycheck — often learning through mistakes. The credit union offers a number of products to help maintain positive finances. It... Read More

Be Aware…Crooks are Spoofing Credit Union of Denver!

ATTENTION!! Crooks are spoofing our 303.234.1700 telephone number and may be calling you about transactions on your debit card.   Please do not give out any information on your card or account.  They may ask for your 3 digit code (CVV) on the back of your card.  Do not give them your CVV code number! Our fraud detection company, who may call to verify specific transactions for fraud, will not be asking for your PIN or CVV code on the back of the card. If the crooks get a hold of... Read More

Traveling with Your Checking Account

Take the Credit Union with You When You Travel Spring break is always a popular time to travel, but the credit union has noticed that traveling, in general, is popular all year round with our members. Some members spend months planning their next vacation while other credit union members take off spontaneously. No matter how much time you spend planning for your next adventure, make sure you take a few minutes to get your account ready for travel as well. Tell us you’re traveling One of the easiest, but most important... Read More

Announcing the 2019 Credit Union of Denver Scholarship Program

We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to succeed; unfortunately college can be expensive! One way Credit Union of Denver has been serving our community is through our annual Scholarship opportunity. We have been awarding scholarships to our younger members for many years and this year is no exception. C∙U∙D will be awarding four (4) $2,500 scholarships in 2019! Applicants will need to follow the steps on the application process and submit their paperwork to the Scholarship Committee by the close of business on Friday, June 7, 2019. After... Read More

Understanding Card Fraud

How Does Card Fraud Happen Card Fraud is the unauthorized use of a credit or debit card to fraudulently obtain money or goods. Credit or debit card numbers can be stolen from many places, such as unsecured websites, identity theft, merchant breaches/compromises or ATM and gas pump skimmers. The number of credit and debit cards exposed by hacking and/or compromise efforts at ATMs and merchants has jumped 70% in 2018 according to Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO). When a credit or debit card experiences fraud, the credit union will take the... Read More

Account Security Form

Update Your Account Security Account security is one of our highest priorities and we are always working toward new ways to protect member’s accounts, while still making sure the access to their account information is convenient. So much account business is conducted by phone, email or online these days. We have created an Account Security form to help make the verification process easier to properly identify you. When you call into our Call Center for assistance or visit our teller line, you will be asked two or three of these... Read More

Get paid to shop…really!

Breaking News Regarding CUDeals! Members have been using their debit cards for their normal spending habits to earn cash back with CUDeals. And now these cash back rewards are also available when using your Secured or Platinum cards as long as you have a checking account with Credit Union of Denver! If you have a Secured or Platinum credit card with the credit union, you know that you earn one reward point for every dollar spent on the card. Now you can also use the card for CUDeals so you... Read More