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12 12, 2017

Kettering Holiday Giving

We at Day Air Credit Union believe that community is a part of our very essence and we demonstrate that throughout the year with community sponsorships and donations.

Of course, for all of us, our hearts are opened just a little wider during the Christmas and holiday season and we want to share a couple Read More

7 11, 2017

This Veteran’s Day, Do More Than Just Saying “Thank You”

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    This Veteran’s Day, Do More Than Just Saying “Thank You”

While looking out of my office window thinking of topics to write my blog, my attention is captivated by the huge American flag blowing in the breeze in front of the main entrance to the Dayton VA hospital. The flag serves as a reminder of what our service men and women have fought for, Read More

31 10, 2017

The Season of Giving

The “Season of Giving” is approaching fast. This six week period between Thanksgiving and New Year’s is the busiest time of year for charities and donations.

Americans gave almost $400 billion dollars in donations of money, toys, food and clothing last year alone.  To make the most of your donation consider these tips:

Choose wisely: Read More

12 10, 2017

Why the American Dream Should Still Include Homeownership

“Does the American Dream no longer include homeownership?”

That was the headline of a July CNN Money post about a Pew Research study suggesting that home ownership “has become more elusive” since the financial crisis of 2008. Pew’s study found more households are headed by renters today than at any time since 1965. In kind, Read More

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