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Meet Wisconsin's Credit Union Magazine Rock Stars for 2018

Sep 28, 2018
Our state had the most honorees in this year's roundup! If you don't see a rock star you know in the list, nominate them now for 2019!

Credit unions were strong supporters of S.2155 - and now, consumers benefit

Sep 21, 2018
As of Sept. 21, everyone qualifies for free credit freezes as a result of the Federal Economic Growth Act (S.2155).

Saver's Sweepstakes begins in Wisconsin

Sep 07, 2018
The first Saver's Sweepstakes accounts in Wisconsin are opening in September. The program not only creates excitement among members about their credit union while increasing their savings, but also establishes a long-term visibility and growth opportunity for credit unions.

Gas Station TV touts the benefits of credit unions in October

Sep 07, 2018
Coming to a pump near you, be on the lookout during International Credit Union Week for a video ad that will air almost 2 million times in Wisconsin!

Report your success with the Advocacy Toolkit

Sep 05, 2018
Which activities on our checklist will your credit union complete by September 30 to strengthen relationships with lawmakers? We've set up a handy form to share your success.

Credit unions’ Saver’s Sweepstakes to help consumers improve financial security

Aug 31, 2018
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This new saving incentive program offers consumers chances to win cash for increasing their savings balances. Members of participating credit unions will begin opening prize-linked savings accounts in September.

Saver's Sweepstakes: WI credit unions offering members $100K in cash prizes

Jul 23, 2018
Besides capitalizing on the tremendous media attention that prize-linked savings offers, the participating credit unions are using the cash prize incentive to help members build up their emergency funds.

Advocacy toolkit: build relationships now ahead of elections

Jul 16, 2018
The stage is being set for attacks on credit unions in the next legislative session. Interact with lawmakers when they're in-district this summer and before the elections to ensure they can separate fact from fiction concerning credit unions.

Sign up this summer: prize-linked savings kicks off this fall

Jun 18, 2018
Sign up asap to allow for certain steps that get you on board this statewide program and allow your members chances to win cash prizes, beginning in October!

Congratulations, DE Scholarship recipient

Jun 05, 2018
The winner will take part in credit unions' premier philosophy immersion experience