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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

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

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

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

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

11 10, 2016

Safeguarding Your Digital Files is a Must

Day Air Credit Union is committed to keeping your member information safe and secure. We also help you take important steps to protect your sensitive files from theft or loss. For example, we supported the recent Shredding Day to help Kettering residents safely and securely shred their sensitive documents, including old tax forms, medical Read More

4 10, 2016

Starting Early With a Strong Financial Foundation

Having worked at Day Air and a couple of other financial institutions, I have always enjoyed helping people and educating them with many aspects of their financial lives. In working with teenagers opening youth accounts and even with young adults in their early twenties who are opening their first bank account, I have noticed Read More

27 09, 2016

Always Improving For You

If you have visited our Wilmington Pike branch location at any time since May you have no doubt seen that we’ve been in the midst of an extensive remodel project. “How much longer will it take?” you might ask. Well, after months of “pardon our dust,” I’m excited to say that this project will Read More