Protect Yourself

Protecting Your Identity It has never been more important than right now to protect your identity. Theft of your personal information almost seems inevitable now, but there are steps you can take today to protect yourself. Monitor All Your Accounts Only you know what transactions are unauthorized. You can monitor your credit union accounts and credit cards through online banking, mobile banking, eStatements or your monthly statement. Set up Card Alerts so that you will be informed of all activity on your debit and credit cards to limit fraud attempts.... Read More

Share the Wealth

Refer Your Friends and Family! Now that you are taking advantage of all the great benefits Credit Union of Denver has to offer, it is time to share the wealth! Refer your friends or family to the credit union and YOU will receive $25.00 and THEY will receive $25.00 once the requirements have been met. Your friend or family member would need to open a savings and checking account with a debit card. The new member would need to have 6 debit card or check transactions within the first 60... Read More

Electronic (ACH) Payment – Same Day Posting!

Important Notice of Same Day Debit processing A change in the rules governing Automated Clearing House (ACH) debits will be in effect as of September 15, 2017. This means that most types of electronic payments for debits will be eligible to process the same business day as it was originated.  So, if you initiate an electronic debit payment, you may see it clear your account sooner than you were expecting.  Make sure that you have funds available when you set up payments online or over the phone so that you... Read More

Get Your Overdraft Options in Order!

Running Low on Funds? Everyone has had that day when a purchase needs to be made, but the funds available in the checking account are extra low or nonexistent. It is important to make sure your overdraft options are in the proper order to minimize the fees your checking account could be charged in this situation. #1. Savings or Money Market Your Prime Share Savings account or Money Market is the first defense against a negative Checking account balance. It is important to note that you can use Prime Share Savings or... Read More

6 Keyboard Shortcuts for Faster Web Browsing

No mouse? No problem! Save time navigating the Internet with these quick tricks. SCROLL DOWN A PAGE – Shift + Space Bar Don’t be a slave to the scroll wheel. The next time you reach the bottom of the screen while reading, hit the Space Bar to jump one screen length down. Hit it by accident? Shift+Space Bar gets you back to where you were. GO BACK TO THE PREVIOUS WEBSITE YOU WERE BROWSING – Alt+Back Arrow Alt+Back Arrow is your mouse-free way of going back in time with most... Read More

2017 Back To School – Tips and more…

It’s that time of year. Kids of all ages are heading back to the classroom. Whether you have an elementary school student or a young adult going off to college, you are in planning and budget mode for the extra expenses that come this time of year. Parents, use the following ideas to help you sing for joy at the thought of kids heading back to school and not the blues due to an inevitable divot in the budget. According to the National Retail Federation, families are spending 55% more... Read More

Magic Minute – What would you do with 60 seconds?

Credit Union Magic Minute! Our members have a chance to win an all-inclusive, 3 day/2 night trip to Chicago for two, as well as a 60-second mad dash through the fully-stocked CURewards® warehouse – just for using your CURewards Credit Union of Denver Platinum MasterCard®. All you have to do to be eligible is register on the CURewards website and keep your credit card engaged at least three times a week. You’ve seen it on TV, right? Someone racing down aisles like a person possessed, grabbing items right and left.... Read More

Annual Member Appreciation Day & Youth Event

Join us for our annual Member Appreciation Day and Youth Event! Saturday, June 17th from 9:00am – 12:30pm at our Lakewood branch. We will have games, face painting, a bounce castle, hot dogs, bottled water and chips. Automotive Avenues will have 5 cars on display for you to check out. Costco will be here with discounts on memberships and some giveaways. We will have a drawing for Elitch Gardens tickets and information on many more topics.  It will be a fun time for all! We will have extra member service team members on staff to open youth accounts. Our youth account... Read More

We’re now on Facebook!

Credit Union of Denver is now on Facebook. As of May 1st, we have initiated our Facebook page! We are excited to have another communication channel to connect with our members and provide educational information along with the occasional fun fact! We would love it if you would “like us” and share any articles/posts we publish, that you find beneficial, with your friends and family. We want to establish our FB page as the “go to place” for personal finance information. Any testimonials you would like to share through FB would... Read More

eStatement $500 Winner!

We had a drawing, for anyone who signed up for eStatements from April 1 – May 31, for a chance to win $500! We had 600 members sign up and convert to eStatements. Way to go green everyone! We had a random drawing on June 1st, and our winner was Ms. Trista D. of Lakewood! Congratulations Trista!