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30 10, 2018

And the Golden Pumpkin Goes to…

If you were able to stop by any of our branches on Friday, October 26, you had the pleasure of seeing our associates reliving their childhood and getting into the Halloween spirit by not only dressing up in costume, but also decorating their department. Hopefully it wasn’t too alarming if you were served by Read More

16 10, 2018

How to Choose the Correct Credit Card for You

Choosing the best credit card for your lifestyle can have a considerable impact on your overall financial health.

In an Ohio Credit Union League 2018 consumer survey, 73 percent of respondents stated that they use at least one or two credit cards every month. Of those who regularly utilized credit cards, 39 percent carried up Read More

9 10, 2018

How Much Money Do I Really Need to Buy a House? (Hint, It’s Not 20% Down…)

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    How Much Money Do I Really Need to Buy a House? (Hint, It’s Not 20% Down…)

“I don’t have that much cash,” lamented a credit union member. “There is no way I can put down 20% to buy a house.” So goes a stubborn misconception about down payments. A recent Forbes article noted, “There’s a big down payment myth that a lot of renters believe because they’ve heard it from their parents Read More

2 10, 2018

Anniversary of the Great Recession

Do you remember where you were ten years ago? Do you recall how much money you lost in a single week? Do you recall the origin of the phrases “banksters”, “it’s different this time”, and “too big to fail”? Do you still do business with the big banks who were instrumental in causing the Read More