Madison Credit Union Blog

News Release – Hyosung Brings ITMs to Three Branches of Dane County Credit Union

DCCU staff with Interactive Teller MachinesHyosung, the leading ATM manufacturer in North America, recently outfitted a local credit union in Madison, Wisconsin with a line of Interactive Teller Machines (ITMs). The installation of these new machines came just in time for the COVID-19 restrictions that were set in place. Continue reading News Release – Hyosung Brings ITMs to Three Branches of Dane County Credit Union

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Personal Finance Basics: 7 Essential Habits for Saving and Investing

Many people get uncomfortable even thinking about managing their money. The topic can feel overwhelming and complicated.

Even if you are someone who gets jittery at the thought of investing and saving, there are some really useful financial basics that you can easily adopt. Embracing good financial habits creates a snowball effect. Continue reading Personal Finance Basics: 7 Essential Habits for Saving and Investing

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Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrated at DCCU – 2020

Hispanic Heritage Month posterEvery September 15 – October 15 the United States recognizes and celebrates the influence and contributions of those descending from Latin America and other Spanish speaking countries. Dane County Credit Union has a long standing and year-round commitment to the support and advancement of our own local Latino community.  Continue reading Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrated at DCCU – 2020

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Getting Approved With Today’s Home Mortgage Rates

Mortgage rates continue to change, but they remain historically low, even with COVID-19 introducing volatility into current home interest rates. If you are considering buying a home, it might be a good time for you to lock in one of today’s historically low home mortgage rates. Yet, uncertain times have also caused lenders to mitigate risk by raising credit requirements and increasing down payment requirements. Continue reading Getting Approved With Today’s Home Mortgage Rates

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How to Save Money Each Month – Best, Easy Ways to Save Money

We have all heard how incredibly important it is to save money. Saving money allows you to safeguard yourself with an emergency fund and secure your financial freedom into retirement. You have most likely heard the old adage “spend less than you earn,” but how are you supposed to spend less when life can be so expensive? We have some money-saving tips that can help. Continue reading How to Save Money Each Month – Best, Easy Ways to Save Money

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Businesses That Make Money Right Away – Strong & Early Cash Flow Ideas

There is no getting around it, cash flow is what fuels any business. In almost any business venture, generating a strong and consistent cash flow is one of the most important pillars for the success of your enterprise. Continue reading Businesses That Make Money Right Away – Strong & Early Cash Flow Ideas

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The Homeowner’s Guide to Home Equity Loans and Lines of Credit

Your home is likely your biggest asset now, and perhaps in the future. For many, this means building equity in their home as they make regular mortgage payments. If you feel your credit is stretched or you’re struggling with multiple monthly payments, the equity in your home can serve as a powerful tool to improve your financial health. With home equity loans and lines of credit, you can get the funding you need to pay off smaller, high-interest debt and save money in the long-term. Continue reading The Homeowner’s Guide to Home Equity Loans and Lines of Credit

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How to Save Money For a House? 8 Savvy Ways

Homeownership is one of the most significant achievements in a person’s life. Most people hope to become homeowners but the high cost of buying property can make some feel hopeless. But, hang on to that hope! Continue reading How to Save Money For a House? 8 Savvy Ways

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