There is no greater way to throw a nice, balanced lifestyle off course than with a sudden, unexpected expense. And a LARGE expense at that. Maybe it’s unexpected medical costs, or your furnace dying in the middle of winter. In my current situation, it’s a new vehicle purchase. Continue reading How Did I Get Here? – Eric’s Car Buying Adventure Pt 1
Happy Father’s Day to all the wonderful dads out there! We asked our staff to tell us what is so “Wisconsin” about their dads or what’s the best financial advice they got from their Dad. Continue reading How “Wisconsin” is your Dad?
One thing that makes our community special is how people come together for the common cause of making Madison a better place to live. As a credit union in Madison we have come up with a way to help YOU get involved in giving back to our awesome community. Continue reading DCCU Cares about Friends of the State Street Family
In the late 1960s, automated teller machines (commonly referred to as ATMs) revolutionized banking by allowing consumers round-the-clock access to their financial accounts. Thirty years later, banks and credit unions made banking even easier by offering the ability to connect to their financial institutions over the Internet with online banking. And here we are again, in 2015, in the midst of another technological turning point in banking: mobile banking. Continue reading Even More Convenient than Online Banking? Hello, Mobile Banking!
Credit unions and banks: Two financial institutions offering similar services with common goals, right?
While banks and credit unions both take deposits and make loans, they have little else in common. Continue reading A Madison Credit Union Is Just Like A Bank, Right?!?!
If you have a newly minted college graduate in your life, chances are you’re brainstorming ideas for the perfect gift. It’s easy to focus on something for the new apartment or new job, but first let’s consider some smart financial guidance and options. Continue reading Great Graduation Gifts with a Twist of Smart Financial Guidance
Setting your financial house in order? It’s worth the time to review your financial institution and see how it compares against Dane County Credit Union. Taking the time to see all options available can net you serious savings. DCCU is giving big banks some stiff competition in financial products, money management options and superior member service.
You belong to one of the best credit unions in Madison, WI and we stand for YOU, our wonderful and loyal members! We’re counting down the days to our most exciting event of the year. Continue reading Top 11 Reasons to Attend Dane County Credit Union’s 2015 Member Picnic and Annual Meeting
The word itself emits stress. And though it may be sitting up there above, alone, moving itself isn’t a singular act; with it comes packing memories into boxes, wiping down once lived-in walls, saying tough goodbyes and potentially leaving a career.
On top of moving’s emotional toil, however, sits a monetary one. Continue reading Moving? Manage Expenses from Borrowing Boxes to Personal Loans
Unless you’ve been in a cave, don’t know what the internet is, or have never tried online banking at Dane County Credit Union, you have lots of passwords. I came to the realization about a year ago that my current way of storing passwords in a file was not working anymore. What was the solution for me? Continue reading Password Safety – It’s Not Just for Online Banking Anymore!