I am very happy to announce that Amy, our Marketing Director, has won a MCUL marketing award! There is a 2-day conference ending with a luncheon tomorrow, Thursday the 4th honoring these winners! The first year she entered her projects, she won 1. Second year she won 2. We are all crossing her fingers for 3… Continue reading Congratulations Amy!!
We now have added a You Tube channel for Public Service Credit Union!! Check out our first movie:
I mentioned in the previous post that I hated my utilities bill. The frigidness that the last couple of months has brought has made my heat bill skyrocket dramatically. Even if you aren’t a college student, I’m sure anyone can relate to this problem that utilities bills can consume a very large portion of your… Continue reading Cut Your Utility Bill In Half!
You could be the big winner! Since Amy started the PSCU twitter page, members who follow have been given advantage after advantage. One of these advantages include winning a FREE PSCU blanket!!! The first person who simply retweets our next post will win this warm fleece blankie… (I have one… and as a college student… Continue reading 500th TWEET!
Ok. This has nothing to do with marketing or the credit union, but sometimes that’s ok. I thought everyone should know this. I have been informed that there is talk of a Taco Bell/KFC coming right next door to Public Service Credit Union!!! Now, as an avid Taco Bell consumer, I was overly excited by… Continue reading Taco Bell/KFC!!
I’ve been asked by a couple of employees why we weren’t doing a fundraiser for Haiti, and I wanted to address that to everyone here in this blog. It’s a delicate subject, but I know I can share this with all of you. I, personally, have texted the word “Haiti” to 90999 which gave $10… Continue reading WHY NO COLLECTIONS FOR HAITI?
I know I blogged already today, but Amy and I had to share.. Title says it all… It looks like TCF, after nearly 25 years, will end it’s signature “totally free checking” accounts. If you’re interested in reading the article, here it is. Makes you wonder which bank will be next? There are so many examples… Continue reading TCF Ends Totally Free Checking!
“Do you want to charge it credit or debit?” “uhhh… I can do that??” When I first got my debit card, I was confused whenever a cashier asked me whether I wanted to charge my card using credit or debit. Debit please, I always said, wondering whether those people recognized that it’s actually a check card.… Continue reading Debit vs. Credit Swiping
The other day I received an e-mail from VP Joe Biden…okay it wasn’t REALLY from him, but from his office. I want to share it with you and see if elicits the same response from you as it did from me. This is the e-mail: Yesterday, President Obama announced our proposed Financial Crisis Responsibility Fee… Continue reading WE WANT OUR MONEY BACK!
Have you heard about the new credit card rules rolling out this year? The second phase of the Credit Card Act of 2009 goes into effect on February 22, 2010. Among other changes, the new law intends to ban unfair rate increases and fee traps. Before you get too excited though, you should be aware… Continue reading Credit Card Act 2009