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Federal Credit Union Act Celebrates 85 Years

Source: MyCreditUnion.gov The Federal Credit Union Act was enacted during the depths of the Great Depression, in 1934. The law enabled credit unions to be organized throughout the United States under charters approved by the federal government. The purpose of the federal law was to make credit available to Americans and promote thrift through a […] Continue…

Member Appreciation Days

Member Appreciation Day 2019

Mark your calendar for Member Appreciation Days 2019! Cool off this summer with a refreshing loaded tea from Whynot Nutrition! Loaded teas are both delicious and healthy, with less than 25 calories, 5 carbs, and 0 sugar. They’re also LOADED with vitamins and caffeine to give you the perfect boost of energy. A caffeine-free option will also be available that […] Continue…

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Ways to Protect Your Identity

Falling victim to identity theft can severely affect your credit report, making it difficult for you to get a loan, buy a house or land a job. Fortunately, there are many precautions you can take to ensure the protection of your identity. Here are some things you can do to protect your personal information: Store […] Continue…

Boosting your credit score

Infographic: Boosting Your Credit Score

Your credit score can affect everything from the interest rate on your loans, to landing an apartment. Your credit score is based on the information found in your credit report. Review the infographic below to see how long information stays on your credit report. Continue…

Charles Elliott, Mississippi Credit Union Association President/CEO (Left) with Members Exchange Credit Union Branch Manager in Training, Drew Allen (Right)

Members Exchange CU Recognized for Advocacy Efforts

Biloxi, Miss. (5/17/19) – – Members Exchange Credit Union, headquartered in Ridgeland, Miss., has been honored as one of only 21 credit unions in Mississippi that earned an Advocacy Award, which recognizes credit unions for efforts to protect, strengthen, and expand credit unions.  Members Exchange CU was recognized for their achievement at the Mississippi Credit […] Continue…

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Love to Save Money? Then You’ll Love My CU Rewards!

Members Exchange Members Get Exclusive Discounts from Love My Credit Union Rewards Everyone loves to save, especially on products and services you use every day. That’s what Love My Credit Union Rewards is all about.  Members have saved nearly $2 billion in discounts from valued partners through Love My Credit Union Rewards. You can save […] Continue…

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MECU Community Service Scholarship Recipients

Members Exchange awarded two $500 Community Service Scholarships to Corinne Dickens and Grayson Amis from Germantown High School. David Broadaway (AVP Business & Specialized Lending) and Angela Mitchell (AVP Marketing) presented the scholarship checks and certificates to Dickens and Amis at the GHS Awards Ceremony on May 7. Both Dickens and Amis plan to continue […] Continue…

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NCUA Offers Older Americans Resources to Prevent Themselves Against Financial Abuse

In recognition of Older Americans Month, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) is focusing on emphasizing its online resources to protect senior citizens against financial fraud and exploitation. According to NCUA Board Chairmain Rodney E. Hood, the NCUA’s goal is to promote available resources to older credit union members so they can educate themselves and ultimately […] Continue…