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7 02, 2017

February 17 Deadline Approaching for Day Air’s Scholarship!

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    February 17 Deadline Approaching for Day Air’s Scholarship!

Part of Day Air Credit Union’s long-standing service to the Dayton community is our college scholarship program. This program supports the educational goals of students who share our commitment to excellence and community service.

Each year we recognize two student members who are high achievers by awarding each of them $1,000 for outstanding academic, extra-curricular Read More

31 01, 2017

Are You Keeping Up With the “Speed of Now”?

In high school I took a class called “Practical English” which, ironically, was neither practical nor related to the English language. It consisted of various things adults had to do in the real world and, as we were told, things that we would have to do once we entered adulthood.  Being an analytical type, Read More

29 12, 2016

Day Air Associates Show Compassion and Caring to our Community

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    Day Air Associates Show Compassion and Caring to our Community

Looking back at the holiday season just ending, we saw compassion — one of the primary values and beliefs of Day Air Credit Union — on full display. Our associates gave not only monetarily but with their time, effort and talents.

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The University of Dayton Branch associates collected hats, gloves and scarves for Read More

20 12, 2016

Start Planning Your Financial Goals for 2017!

As we approach the end of 2016 and get ready to enter the New Year, it’s a great time to make some resolutions concerning money management and financial health.

Review

If you have a desire to make 2017 better financially than last year, a great place to start is to review what worked and what didn’t Read More

6 12, 2016

Security for Holiday Shoppers

During the holiday season shoppers everywhere need to be especially wary of potential scams that arise at this time of year.

An article from Engage Customer gives out some holiday scamming statistics:

1/8th of customers would give up their passwords for discounts when shopping online
14% of online shoppers admit to sharing their passwords with Read More

29 11, 2016

4 Holiday Gifts at Your Credit Union

Finding that perfect gift for those special people in your life can be challenging. Not to mention the stress of the long lines, crowded stores, and that long to-do list during this time of year.  I have found the best place to get gifts for my loved ones is my local credit union.  They Read More

15 11, 2016

Are Store Credit Cards Really a Good Idea?

So, you hit the stores for some holiday shopping and, sure enough, when you’re checking out at the register the sales associate offers you a discount – 5%, 10%, 15% — on your purchase in return for opening a store credit card. The same thing happens online. For example, you’re ready to check out Read More

8 11, 2016

Veterans Day – A Brief History

As we observe Veterans Day this Friday, November 11, it’s worth a look back to see how this holiday came about and what makes this day so special.

The first Veterans Day was celebrated on November 11, 1919; however it was called Armistice Day. The holiday originated as a way to celebrate the end of Read More

25 10, 2016

A Culture of People or Profits? A Scandal Revisited

“Culture” is one of those business jargon words making the rounds a lot these days. An organization’s culture is something akin to its moral code. It is created at the top and filters down until it permeates the environment and dictates how people are treated within that environment.

Our President and CEO, Bill Burke, shared 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