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The bottom line: First Tech Federal Credit Union is an excellent lender for borrowers who want accessible customer service and a variety of loan amount options. The interest rate range is comparable to that of similar lenders. Loan amounts and interest rates First Tech loan amounts range from $ 500 to $ 50,000. The minimum …

Source: Adobe Stock In Part 2 of this two-part Q&A, Mike Upton, chief digital and technology officer for First Tech Credit Union ($ 14 billion, San Jose, Calif.), Discusses reducing member friction in channels digital, chatbots, First Tech’s branch network strategy, and how his career in banking software brought him back to the credit union …

Join Galway Bay fm this Thursday when we broadcast live from Ballinasloe Credit Union to celebrate International Credit Union Day and the launch of their new debit card and credit union checking account. On October 21, 2021, Ballinasloe Credit Union will join members of credit unions around the world in celebrating International Credit Union Day®, …

Drogheda Credit Union will join members of credit unions around the world in celebrating International Credit Union Day on October 21, 2021, an annual event to commemorate the impact and achievements of the credit union movement. This year marks the 73rd anniversary of this international event. he COVID-19 pandemic continues to challenge the financial well-being …

PHOENIX, AZ – Arizona Treasurer Kimberly Yee and Arizona Credit Unions Oppose Proposal Requiring Financial Institutions to Provide Internal Revenue Service (IRS) with Citizens’ Personal Account Information if Account Exceeds $ 600 in deposits or withdrawals. In a letter, they urged Senator Kyrsten Sinema and Senator Mark Kelly to oppose the consideration of this measure …

The NCUA is a government agency that insures deposits with credit unions so that your money is safe in the event the institution closes. An individual account federally insured by the NCUA is secure up to $ 250,000. A federally insured credit union will have an NCUA sign on the website or building. Read the …

While the financial fallout from COVID-19 may have sent the U.S. economy into pandemic-induced hibernation in 2020, Americans woke up this spring to low interest rates, falling unemployment, new stimulus checks and finally more widely accessible vaccinations. This may explain why consumer confidence, borrowing and spending tend to increase. Meanwhile, stock market gains are encouraging …

Source: Shutterstock. When the pandemic began, credit unions with commercial loans on their books braced for major problems. Fortunately, the kind of problem they feared never happened. Many borrowers have been postponed in the first few months of COVID-19, but the majority of them have not requested an extension and have resumed making regular payments, …

Source: Shutterstock. I’ll say this: it’s wonderful to be an empty nest! I love my boys, but I’m also incredibly grateful that they are grown up and out of the house. I haven’t driven anyone to baseball practice for a long time. I didn’t cook giant meals to feed those giant mouths. I didn’t wait …

There are some things that have not changed about credit unions since their inception. There is the unwavering dedication to the membership, the democratic nature and the focus on people over profit. There is also a legacy of innovation. The very idea of ​​a credit union was innovative at one point. You mean that community …