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April 1: Hold Casual Dress Day, Raise Funds for Financial Ed


The National Credit Union Foundation (the Foundation) is inviting credit union organizations to hold a “Financial Fitness Day” fundraiser on April 1, 2015 to kick off National Financial Literacy Month and National Credit Union Youth Month™. This initiative will raise funds for the Foundation and state credit union foundations in support of their financial education initiatives.

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Arsenal Credit Union Makes a Difference Year-Round


The holidays are the season of giving, and this year employees and members of Arsenal Credit Union (Arnold) helped those less fortunate in the community by donating new hats, gloves, mittens and toys.

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Kansas City Credit Union Hosts Biz Kid$ Viewing Party


Kansas City Credit Union, in partnership with the National Credit Union Foundation, LINC (Local Investment Commission) and the Kansas City Public School District, recently hosted a “Biz Kid$ Viewing Party”, which focused on financial literacy – in hopes of building students' economic educational skills.  Biz Kid$ is a credit union funded public television series that teaches kids abou

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United Labor Credit Union Hosts Another Successful Retiree Forum


United Labor Credit Union’s (Kansas City) held its 6th Annual Union Retiree Financial Forum, on Thursday, March 20, 2014.

This event was open to credit union members in the Kansas City area.

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Electro Savings CU Focuses on Helping Members Succeed


Electro Savings Credit Union (St. Louis) is investing in its credit union members by having over one-third of its staff, 27 employees including President & CEO Stan Moeckli become Certified Financial Counselors.

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Missouri Ahead of Nationwide Focus on Financial Literacy


The Financial Literacy and Education Commission is calling to make financial literacy a nationwide focus. Leaders from the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and 19 other federal agencies make up the commission, which met in late October. The primary focus of the meeting was to address the financial costs of c

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United Labor CU Hosts Free Financial Education Workshop


United Labor Credit Union (Kansas City) is pleased to host “Giving Credit Where Credit is Due,” a free and interactive credit-building and repair workshop Thursday, October 24, 2013, at 6:30 p.m., in Gladden Hall of the Visions Building located at 6320 Manchester Ave. in Kansas City (the IAFF Local 42 Union hall).

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Neighbors CU Hosts Credit Report Seminars


On August 13, 15 and 22, 2013 Neighbors Credit Union (St. Louis) hosted their free annual credit report seminars.

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Arsenal CU Teams Up with MERS/Goodwill


When Arsenal Credit Union (Arnold, Mo.) received a request for information on personal money management from a local MERS/Goodwill official who works at the Autism Employment Center in Brentwood, Mo., it did more than just provide print materials for the center’s clients. It offered to teach classes at the center to advance the mission of helping people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) begin or continue their transition to self-sufficiency.

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1st Financial Federal To Host Women and Investing Seminar


1st Financial Federal Credit Union is hosting a complimentary Women and Investing seminar on Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. at the 1st Financial Hazelwood branch, located at 5916 North Lindbergh.

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