Positivity in the News

Dear members, Here are a few things that might be helpful while navigating all the changes we are all experiencing. We’re calling it “Positivity in the News”. (as of March 20, 2020) The IRS has extended the tax deadline from April 15 to July 15 to give all taxpayers and businesses additional time to file and make payments without interest or penalties.   Over two dozen school districts and counting across Colorado are offering free “grab ‘n’ go” meals for the many children under 18 who depend on free meals... Read More

COVID-19 update from President/CEO

Beginning March 23, our lobbies will be temporarily closed due to COVID-19 safety precautions. We will be serving our members through our Alameda Branch drive-up, Call Center, online/mobile banking and ATMs.  In-person visits at our Alameda Branch are by appointment only by calling 303-239-1150. March 21, 2020 Dear Members, As we continue to monitor the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, the health and safety of our members and employees remains our top concern.  Therefore, on Monday, March 23rd, we are temporarily closing our Alameda Branch lobby and our Federal Center Branch, while... Read More

Federally Insured at C·U·D

Is my money safe & insured at Credit Union of Denver? Yes! Your accounts are federally insured at Credit Union of Denver. The NCUA, or National Credit Union Administration is the independent agency that administers the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF). Like the FDIC’s Deposit Insurance Fund, the NCUSIF is a federal insurance fund backed by the full faith and credit of the United States government. Not one penny of insured savings has ever been lost by a member of a federally insured credit union.  The NCUSIF covers all... Read More

Access Your C•U•D Account Remotely

Starting March 23, our lobbies will be temporarily closed due to COVID-19 safety precautions. We’re here to serve you at our drive-up and with in-person visits by appointment only.  We are monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, always keeping the well-being of our employees and members as our top priority. We are staying on top of the latest information through official channels like the Center for Disease Control (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO) and Colorado’s Health & Human Services. In addition, we are managing our facilities with extra caution through recommended... Read More

2020 Annual Election Voting

The Credit Union of Denver recently held a call for nominations for our Board of Directors, Supervisory Committee and Credit Committee. Based on the number of qualified applications we received, a vote is required to fill the 3 Board of Directors positions. As a Credit Union of Denver member, at least 18 years of age and the primary member of an account, you have the right to vote! Board of Directors: There are three, 3-year terms available Supervisory Committee: Elected by acclamation (no vote necessary) Credit Committee: Elected by acclamation... Read More

The Benefits of Opening a Credit Union Checking Account

Most people have an idea of what a checking account can do for them. You can use it to make purchases and pay your bills. However, not all checking accounts are created equal. The same can be said for banks and credit unions. People may have an idea of what a traditional bank can do for them, but credit unions offer the same convenience and easy banking options, often with better benefits and rates. There are definite benefits of opening up a Credit Union of Denver Rewards Checking Account. But... Read More

Coloring Contest – Giant Stocking Winners

Each year, Credit Union of Denver tries to make the holidays a time of fun and festive activities for our young members. Our annual coloring contest is just one of these fun events. We provide the opportunity to win one of the two 5 foot, super soft plush stockings, (they are usually taller than our winners) that are filled with all kinds of toys, blankets, stuffed animals, creative items and activities. All children were able to enter by submitting one of our coloring sheets. We selected, through a random drawing,... Read More

Holidays are Rich with Teachable Moments

Share life lessons every chance you can Wise parents know that you’re teaching your kids even when you’re not teaching your kids. For example, you don’t begin to teach your daughter to drive the day she receives her temporary driving permit. She’s been learning how to drive, watching you, every time she ridden in your car for the last 16 years. Teaching your kids good life skills, particularly managing money, works the same way. Show them how to spend wisely, save, and determine if a product is worth the price. During... Read More

Credit Score & More!

Credit Union of Denver has another FREE benefit! Credit Score & More Your credit score is more than just a number – it’s a way for lenders to determine whether you are eligible for a loan, for apartment complexes and insurance agencies to give you rates or access based on your credit worthiness. Managing your credit is an important part of managing your financial well being. It will guide your financial picture on how much interest you pay, which affects your payments, which effects your budget, etc. It’s important Smart... Read More