Shared Branches

What are they and why it’s important to know… The main branch for Credit Union of Denver is located in Lakewood, Colorado, but we have members all over the United States. It is important to us that the members living thousands of miles away find the credit union to be just as convenient as those members living in Lakewood. In an effort to be as convenient as possible for our members, Credit Union of Denver chooses to participate in the Shared Branch Network (CO-OP Network). Belonging to this network provides... Read More

Start Snapping Pics Now

‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ Start Snapping Pictures now! This is our 7th year to offer the C•U•D Pet Calendar! Our members and the surrounding community have really poured their hearts out with support and photos of their loved furry friends. Once again, 100% of the sales from our calendar will go directly to the Foothills Animal Shelter. We will start accepting photos of your favorite dog(s)/cat(s) between August 12th and September 9th, 2019. Be sure to check our website for further details in the future. Requirements for submitting your photos – Photo subjects can... Read More

Going Shopping?

Ask yourself these questions before making a purchase. Have you ever gone into a store for one item and find yourself leaving with a cart full of items? It used to happen to me every time I visited a certain store. I would get home and eventually feel guilty about how much money I spent unnecessarily. To fix this impulse, I’ve started asking myself these four questions before swiping my card. How many hours of work will this cost me? When shopping, I used to only view the price in... Read More

2019 Scholarship Winners

Our 2019 C•U•D Scholarship winners have been selected! Thank you to all those that applied, it was certainly not an easy decision.       Congratulations to Claire, Emily, Bryce and Jonathan! Claire is going to University of Colorado Boulder, Emily is going to University of Wyoming, Bryce is going to University of Southern California and Jonathan is going to Metropolitan State University. You are our winners of the four 2019 Scholarships offered annually by Credit Union of Denver! Good luck with all your endeavors, we hope you will be... Read More

Tips on Hiking with Dogs

Want to go for a hike on a Colorado trail with your dog? Colorado summers boast the best weather, and it’s only natural you’d want to explore the great outdoors with your favorite four-legged friend. Instead of the same old walking route, consider taking them on a hike where they, too, can enjoy the sights, sounds, and smells of nature. If this is your first time venturing on a trail with Rex, give our list of hiking tips below a look: Check first to make sure that your planned hiking... Read More

Forbes: We Made the List!

America’s Best Credit Unions In Each State There are more than 5,000 credit unions with 117 million members across the U.S. Members-only credit unions typically have lower fees and offer better interest rates than traditional banks, and the nonprofit model also puts the customer first, resulting in higher levels of satisfaction. But to get to the bottom of whose customers have the highest opinion of them, Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista to produce our second annual look at the Best Credit Unions In Each State. More than 25,000... Read More

Holiday Account

Time to Open a Holiday Account!   This year is flying by! Christmas will be here before you know it. If you promised yourself that you would be better prepared for the next holiday season, we can help with that goal. Credit Union of Denver offers a Holiday Account and right now is a perfect time to open one. This account is essentially a certificate of deposit (CD) within your current account that you can deposit into during the year to help relieve some of the financial stress the holiday... Read More

First Vehicle Purchase

Are you ready to purchase your first vehicle? The problem with vehicles is that they don’t last forever. Maybe up until now, you’ve been driving a hand me down car and it’s on the verge of dying. Unless you live in a city and plan to rely on public transportation, you’re probably going to need a new set of wheels. In order to do that, you’ll have some decisions to make. Getting a new car can be stressful, especially if you’ve never gotten a loan before. Since this is a... Read More

Another Free Member Benefit!

Credit Union of Denver has added another FREE benefit for our members! Credit Score & More This optional free benefit is available from within cudonline and our mobile banking app. 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 rental properties and insurance agencies to give you access or rates based on your credit worthiness. Managing your credit is an important part of your financial well-being. It will guide your financial picture on how... Read More