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EECU is now accepting applications for the Glenn Mandeville Memorial Scholarship program for high school seniors. If you, your child or someone you know is preparing for graduation this year and meets the criteria below, download an application and submit it by January 31, 2016, at any EECU office or by mail.

In order to be considered:

  • Applicant must be a high school senior
  • Applicant must be a member in good standing with EECU or parent/legal guardian must be a member in good standing with EECU
  • Applicant must express on their application their intended course of study
  • Recipient of scholarship funds must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5 to receive annual distribution of funds
  • The scholarship must be used for the purpose of study at an accredited college or university
  • Academic achievement, character, leadership and personal recommendations will be considered in the selection of scholarship recipients
  • Applicant must include all required documentation and transcripts

The scholarship committee will select six recipients – three who are seeking a career in education and three who are pursuing other areas of study – to receive $5,000 in funds. See application for full details and instructions.

TAFB LogoWith holidays approaching in just a few weeks, thousands of North Texas families will seek help from local organizations to put food on the table. In order to make this season brighter for families in need, EECU is partnering with our friends and neighbors at Tarrant Area Food Bank to put food on the table.

Since 2011, EECU has collected 3,000 pounds of food to help feed families in need; and this year we will continue the tradition. We invite you to join us by purchasing non-perishable food items and dropping them off at any of EECU’s 14 branch locations through Friday, December 11. No matter how small or large, your donation will make all the difference in the world for a deserving area family.

Most Requested Food items

  • Canned meats (tuna, chicken, ham, etc.)
  • Peanut butter (no glass jars)
  • Boxed pasta
  • Boxed or canned soup
  • Canned fruit
  • Canned vegetables
  • Dried beans
  • Cereal
  • Rice
  • Boxed or canned juice

Donate now through December 11 at any EECU branch!

Wednesday marked another successful year for New County 96.3 KSCS and Cook Children’s annual Radiothon presented by EECU Credit Union. The event directly benefits families in the Dallas-Fort Worth region that visit Cook Children’s. This year’s Radiothon raised $205,449 to help patients and their families receive the treatment they need, whether or not insurance covers the cost.

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EECU has a long history of serving the Cook Children’s family through financial support, employee participation and volunteering at events like the Radiothon. In addition to the credit union’s sponsorship support, EECU’s senior management team and employees worked the phone bank to accept donations throughout the morning. An EECU check in the amount of $4,000 was presented to Cook Children’s as a donation match. Continue reading

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EECU’s newest branch at Alliance Town Center is officially open for service!

Stop by this location at 3451 Texas Sage Trail just off I-35W and Heritage Trace Parkway to meet our staff, complete transactions and experience EECU’s mobile banking tools on a variety of the latest devices at the technology bar.

The branch also features complimentary Wi-Fi, video conferencing and service six days a week.

Branch Hours Drive-Thru Hours
Mon-Thurs: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Mon-Thurs: 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Fri: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Fri: 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sat: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Sat: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Stay tuned for information about our Grand Opening events beginning October 19!

In keeping with EECU’s commitment to the communities it serves, our support of Cook Children’s Medical Center has been a focus at the credit union for many years.

We participate in many local efforts year-round to help raise awareness and much-needed funds for Cook Children’s to improve the health of every child in the DFW region.

This fall, EECU is actively involved in two projects to benefit Cook’s patients—a stuffed animal donation to support the Credit Unions Ride event and the October 7 “Radiothon” on Country 96.3. Continue reading

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Credit union’s 14th Fort Worth area location expands EECU’s member service with interactive design

EECU plans to open its newest branch in Alliance Town Center (to be located at 3451 Texas Sage Trail) late September, bringing the credit union’s number of banking locations to 14 in the greater Fort Worth area.

Credit union members and those interested in learning more about EECU’s services are invited to visit the branch during a week of planned grand opening activities to welcome EECU to the Alliance Town Center. The dates will be announced in late September or early October. Continue reading

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If you no longer carry cash or write checks, then your debit card is your lifeline to your money. As such, you should make every effort to prevent access to your account from falling into the wrong hands. While keeping private information such as your PIN to yourself is crucial, there are a few things often overlooked because they don’t always seem like a threat. Be sure you’re aware of these five tips for protecting your debit card information. Continue reading

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Life is hectic. And these days, simplifying is the key. So why not let EECU help you simplify things by making banking one less thing to worry about?

With Mobile Banking from EECU, you have the control to do your banking virtually anywhere, anytime, whether you prefer mobile apps or your phone’s mobile browser. And best of all, our mobile access is easy…and free.* Continue reading

We always appreciate hearing from our members, because it helps us to improve upon the services that we offer. We have several projects underway to further enhance your experience with EECU and to help protect the security of your account information. To answer a few of the questions we have received from members, we wanted to share an update on two projects that are currently underway.

When is Apple Pay™ coming to EECU?

Pending Apple’s approval, we hope to introduce Apple Pay™ to our members within the next few months. We are excited to offer this service to our many iPhone 6 users who we know share our enthusiasm. Continue reading