CU Happenings – Jan. 4, 2019

McCoy Federal Credit Union sponsors Lancaster Elementary School students for Christmas For many years, McCoy Federal Credit Union has partnered with Lancaster Elementary to make sure children in need have a Christmas. This year, McCoy Federal Credit Union and its employees sponsored 76 children. Through this partnership, McCoy Federal employees sponsor a child or multiple […]

CU Happenings – Dec. 21, 2018

America’s First FCU hammers home message of home for the holidays The team at America’s First Federal Credit Union recently enjoyed getting homes move-in ready for Habitat For Humanity Greater Birmingham. Two homes were built for the organization thanks, in part, to a sponsorship from America’s First FCU, as well as the sweat equity of […]

Making Retirement Planning a Year-Round Commitment

The “Whole Story” of Retirement: Making Retirement Planning a Year-Round Commitment By now, you’ve probably heard the shocking numbers behind the retirement crisis. One-third of Americans have $1,000 or less saved for retirement1, and nearly one in two Americans anticipate they will not have enough money to retire2.  Luckily, retirement education and planning are now […]

SECUF takes action to assist CU staff

Several LSCU staff members, including Juli Lewis, director of the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation, have made trips to the areas hit the hardest to take supplies, assist in getting the credit unions repaired, and able to assist members as quickly as possible. “I can’t even describe the devastation, even after watching the news and seeing […]

CU Happenings – Sept. 14, 2018

Pen Air FCU Partners with Purple Heart Homes to assist veterans in need On Tuesday, September 11, in recognition of National Day of Service, Pen Air Federal Credit Union (Pen Air) partnered with Purple Heart Homes’ program Operation Veteran Home Renovation to help Jimmie Perkins, a local veteran, with much needed home repairs. Perkins’ home […]