Support financial literacy and enter to win!

Help the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation increase financial education resources for our Alabama and Florida credit unions by participating in our first SECUF raffle.  Sponsored by PSCU, one winner will receive a $5,000 VISA gift card on International Credit Union Day. Email SECUF Director Juli Lewis to receive a supply of tickets and marketing materials […]

1st Annual “Corn to be Wild” Cornhole Tournament

Is your Credit Union, Chapter or Young Professional Group looking for a unique way to stand out at community events, picnics, lunch –n- learns, open houses or on college campuses?  For a very limited time, the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation is offering an opportunity to support the Foundation AND take home a great marketing tool. […]

LSCU & Affiliates Contributes $15,000 to OneOrlando Fund Following Shootings

The League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates (LSCU) contributed $15,000 to the OneOrlando Fund. The trade association for credit unions in Alabama and Florida hosted its annual Southeast Credit Union Conference & Expo (SCUCE) in Orlando, Fla., just days after the shooting at the Pulse nightclub. Orlando is a major credit union city in […]

Treasury, NCUA partner to increase opportunities for low-income credit unions

The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and the U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund, Monday, signed an agreement that will streamline the application process for low-income credit unions to become certified as Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI). Credit unions that obtain CDFI certification can access training and competitive award programs provided by the […]

Finish your shopping and help the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation

As you finish up last minute shopping and end of the year shopping, be sure to choose the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation as your charity of choice on AmazonSmile and a percentage of each purchase will be automatically donated. Your support helps aid SECUF’s efforts in financial education, disaster recovery, and scholarships. Amazon.com has set […]

A global financial literacy test finds that just 57 percent of adults in U.S. are financially literate

According to the first-ever S&P Global FinLit Survey, a detailed and comprehensive analysis of worldwide financial literacy by the World Bank, Gallup, and George Washington University, just one-third of the world’s population is financially literate. On a country-by-country basis, Norway, Denmark, and Sweden tied for first place, with 71 percent of their population ranking as […]