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!  

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

6 Ways to Stay Fit On the Cheap

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Beach Bod on Clearance: 6 Ways to Stay Fit On the Cheap With summer just around the corner many of us are looking to get fit but we don’t want to break the bank.  Want to feel the burn without feeling the pinch? Community classes, seasonal discounts, and cheap memberships can keep you both fit and financially healthy. The American Heart Association recommends at least 30 minutes of physical activity five days a week to maintain cardiovascular health and to help prevent heart disease and stroke, two of the top five... Read More

2017 Scholarship Winners!

Credit Union of Denver $2,500 Scholarship Winners Congratulations to our winners, Brittany Wright, Bailey Nelson, Marco Lopez, Shayne Marcely! We received a tremendous amount of applications for the Scholarships. Thank you to all who applied. It was awesome to read how active and engaged our members are. The future looks bright!

Money Rules

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Jean Chatzky’s wrote a book, Money Rules: The Simple Path to Lifelong Security. Because we can’t provide each member with a copy of this book, we plan to share a few financial tips from Money Rules in hopes of better educating our members. With this blog series, we hope to guide you, our member, on a path to financial security. Where does your money come from? The money you spend, save, invest, or even give away, comes from somewhere and more than likely, that means you’ve earned it. In this post, we... Read More

Shred Event Wrap Up!

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Last Saturday’s Shred Event was a huge success! We filled two trucks with 13,000 lbs of shred and saw well over 300 cars! Thank you to our members for coming out and shredding with us. Thank you to our hearty employees who braved the snowy elements to serve our community!