During the past year, you’ve seen a new tagline on EECU’s materials and your new Debit MasterCard – A Better Way of Banking™.

At EECU, A Better Way of Banking™ is not just a promise that we will be there when and where you need us. It extends into every part of our operations. Our success as a credit union lies in our dedication to ensuring we provide the best possible experience at every transaction.

You have unique financial needs and goals, and we’re committed to understanding those needs before we recommend products and services, and providing you with the tools to be successful. That means making sure you have access to financial education resources to develop your goals and convenient access to your accounts in order to manage your funds no matter where you are.

We hope you’re enjoying your banking experience, and we look forward to continuing to grow with you.

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You may think that, when it comes to mortgages, one loan is just like the next. But the truth is credit unions offer a variety of mortgage options and provide the most personal service experience around to help you through what can be a stressful process.

Buying a house, condominium, apartment or new home will likely involve the biggest financial commitment you’ll ever make, so it’s wise to consider all your options before deciding how to manage it.

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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has exploded online over the past few months as thousands of individuals learned more about the disease and showed their support by participating in the challenge and nominating friends. Some of those people were our members and employees. And because we care about what our family cares about, we decided to get involved, too, by donating $1,000 to the ALS Association to help fund research. To learn more about this disease or to donate, visit www.ALSA.org.

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Parts 1 and 2 of this series covered a variety of online and mobile features. In Part 3, we will focus on some mobile features you may not be aware of.

Did you know you can apply for a loan or credit card directly from your mobile phone?

EECU has a loan application form that is formatted perfectly for a mobile phone screen. Simply click the “More” button inside the mobile app or on the home page of the mobile website, and then select the vehicle loan, personal loan, or credit card loan application link. Once your app is submitted, it will be handled promptly by a member of our team. Continue reading

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Education is more important than ever, and so is making smart financial decisions when it comes to paying for it. In order to help our young members reach their educational goals, EECU has partnered with Higher Education Servicing Corp to offer the Texas Extra Credit Education Loan. Texas Extra Credit is a private student loan developed specifically to help Texas residents pay for college when scholarships, grants and federal aid just aren’t enough to cover the full cost of attendance.

The program comes with affordable features: Continue reading

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If you are online reading this right now, chances are you already use EECU’s online banking services. However, if you are like me, you have a routine set of pages you visit when you go online and may have missed some of the great services we offer to our online and mobile users.

Did you know you can see your accounts at other financial institutions on your EECU online banking home page?

Our FinanceWorks™ tool allows you to connect to your external accounts by selecting a financial institution and providing login credentials (The credentials are encrypted and stored securely so your passwords are safe.). Once per day, FinanceWorks™ logs into your external accounts and downloads balances and transactions. The transactions are available in FinanceWorks™ and your balances appear both in FinanceWorks™ and on the online banking home page. This allows you to have one convenient place to see any deposits, loans or investments you have elsewhere. Continue reading