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16 05, 2017

Honoring those that serve this coming Memorial Day Weekend

How will you and your family honor our fallen Veterans this Memorial Day? The Dayton area has a community that is rich with military history from the 150 year old Dayton VA Medical Center and Wright-Patterson Airforce Base to the late building 26 of National Cash Register’s (NCR) campus; where code breaking machines were Read More

25 04, 2017

Credit Union Consolidation – Merger of Triangle Credit Union

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    Credit Union Consolidation – Merger of Triangle Credit Union

Credit unions throughout the country are disappearing. There are now 5,800 credit unions in the U.S. and that number is decreasing at the rate of one per day. Consolidation of community banks is occurring at the same rate as credit unions.

Smaller institutions frequently don’t have the capital, management expertise, technology and/or overall resources to Read More

28 03, 2017

I love my job!

I love my job! As a Business Development Officer for Day Air I get to meet many community leaders, educate the public on the importance of financial management, be involved with several community service organizations and I am engaged with several Chambers of Commerce.

But, by far, I get the most satisfaction out of instructing Read More

7 03, 2017

Serving the Centerville Community

Working at Day Air Credit Union’s Centerville branch and getting to know and help the members here has been a great pleasure since I became the branch manager last year.

One of the best things about working for Day Air is that we’re large enough to offer the best financial products and services in the Read More

22 11, 2016

Why Not “Small Business Every Day”?

“It’s rare,” my best friend said, as we sat in a unique Akron establishment. He was referring to the friendship we have shared that has somehow survived the test of time. There are three of us, actually, and our friendship has endured, which is absolutely rare–and good. As we’ve scattered across the country over Read More

1 11, 2016

Be Generous but Smart with Your Financial Giving

The autumn leaves have just started turning and the holiday season solicitations from charities are rolling in. They arrive by mail, email, and social media. There’s certainly no shortage of worthy causes that we can give to here in our community.

Ohioans embrace the spirit of giving during the holidays. Fifty-five percent of Ohio consumers Read More

18 10, 2016

How we impact our members’ lives

Day Air Credit Union’s mission is to enhance our members’ financial well-being. At our York Commons Branch, we live that mission every day.  What I enjoy the most about working for Day Air Credit Union is having the opportunity to impact our members’ lives in a positive manner.  Our associates counsel our members on Read More

16 08, 2016

Helping College Students to “Learn, Lead, Serve”

August means “back to school” time for most families, including mine! The start of school fuels so many different emotions: excitement, anticipation, nervousness, fear, etc. These emotions are not only what the students experience but also what the parents feel.  Whether you are sending your child off to first grade or their first year Read More

12 07, 2016

Mid-year financial check up

Mid July: time to check-in on your goals for the year!

In business, we are checking in on our goals monthly, weekly, even the more focused of us do it daily. How about your personal goals?

Did you make a plan for the year? Did you make a SMART goal?

I plan to take a trip to Read More

5 07, 2016

Interest Rates – the new normal

Borrowers love low interest rates and savers love higher rates. So many people who responsibly saved money remember fondly those days when savings accounts and certificates yielded 5% or better. The interest rate environment changed a great deal since those days. The Federal Reserve Bank managed short term rates down to zero (they called Read More