Spring Scholarship Season!
Are you a member with the Credit Union and a high school student or planning on continuing your education in college? Apply for a scholarship with us! If you have been a member since August of 2017, have had account activity within the past three months and are enrolled for at least 9 credits for the upcoming Spring semester, you are eligible for the Spring Scholarship! Applications are due by November 24th, 2017 and the winner of the $750 2017-2018 Spring semester scholarship will be decided by December 8th, 2017. Applications for both high school and continuing education students are located in the News/Info Section. Good luck students!
International Credit Union Day is October 19th!
Come join us for fun games and prizes (including the 2018 Calendars) and some tasty refreshments on Thursday, October 19th right across the hall from the Credit Union located in Alumni Hall. Let’s celebrate Credit Unions all over the world!
Complementary Workshops By Focused Tax Solutions
October, November and December, Focused Tax Solutions are offering free complementary workshops right here in Alumni Hall with topics including, “Understanding Social Security,” “Paying for Healthcare in Retirement,” and “Income Tax Reduction”. Please see the attached form belowfor more details on these workshops.
LOW Auto Loan Rates!
Match your dream car with a dream loan! Apply for an auto loan today and receive rates as low as 2.99%APR* for 2016-2017 models, including NO PAYMENTS FOR 90 DAYS! Stop by the Credit Union today or apply online! APR*=Annual Percentage Rate
Ready, Set, Redecorate!
Looking to remodel your home or refinance your mortgage? Apply for a Home Equity Loan and get pre-approved for rates as low as 3.50%APR*!
Standard loan policies and procedures apply. Rates may vary based on your credit worthiness and repayment terms. Home Equity loans based on 10 year term and 70% loan-to-value, with closing costs as low as $183 in Dane County. See current rate sheet for complete details. SMACU Membership required. APR*= Annual Percentage Rate.
Equifax Credit Bureau Cybersecurity Incident
Equifax Inc, a provider of consumer credit scores, said on Thursday that personal details of as many as 143 million U.S. consumers were accessed by hackers between mid-May and July, in what could be one of the largest data breaches in the United States. Criminals exploited a U.S. website application vulnerability to gain access to certain files that included names, Social Security numbers and driver’s license numbers. Equifax said in its statement that it was working with law enforcement agencies and has hired a cyber-security firm to investigate the breach. For more information go to https://www.equifaxsecurity2017.com/
Introducing… SecurLOCK Equip-App
SecurLOCK is a mobile app that allows you to control how, when and where your debit and credit cards are used. This App is available to anyone who holds a debit or credit card with St. Mary’s & Affiliates Credit Union and has an iPhone or Android smartphone. This app allows you to: Control turning your debit/credit card ON or OFF, set transaction controls, set up alert preferences, displays recent transaction history, set spending limits, limit transactions to a specific location or region, allow or block international merchants, login security and MUCH, MUCH MORE!
To download the App, go to the App Store on your iPhone or Google Play store on your Android device.
Did you know…..?
Did you know that you can update your address with us at any time on the Home-banking website? Just log into your online account, go to your Settings tab and scroll to the bottom where it displays the message, “Have you moved recently?” There you are able to update your address fast, quickly and at your convenience. We ask that you please provide a physical address and if you would like to add a P.O. Box, please provide the P.O. Box address in addition to the physical address. Thank you for cooperation.
Sign Up for BUZZPOINTS!
A FREE Rewards Program! How does it work? Earn Points on everyday purchases, using your SMACU Debit Card by processing your transactions as a credit! Shop local for greater rewards. How do I receive Rewards? Once you have stored up your buzzpoints, you can redeem points for gift cards or coupons to local businesses! There is no catch! This program truly supports our local businesses. Simply Register for your BUZZPOINTS today! For more information please contact the credit union.
GAP Insurance and Total Restart
If you purchase GAP Insurance from SMACU, our NEW coverage also includes Total Restart. GAP can help cover the difference between what your insurance company says your vehicle is worth and what you actually owe on it.
Total Restart is a wise coverage to add! Total Restart could provide a credit for up to $4,000.00 towards your next auto loan through us, to replace the vehicle that was damaged. Make sure you are covered! This coverage may be added to new and existing loans!
For more information contact the Credit Union and speak with a Loan Officer! 608-258-5062
9.90% APR MasterCard Credit Card
You will see serious savings with our 9.90% APR* Fixed MasterCard Credit Card. Thinking of doing a balance transfer? All we need is the current statement, payoff amount and full credit card number. If you have any questions, contact Joyce or Willie at 608-258-5062, or fill out a credit card application and make sure to select “Other” and type “balance transfer” in the space provided.
In need of Over Draft Protection?
Return fees and debit card denials got you down? Why not sign up for Courtesy Pay on your checking account? Click the following link to learn more about Courtesy Pay another form of over draft protection Courtesy Pay Opt-In Form.
In the market for a vehicle?
Click here to get pre-approved through CUDL, and also shop all dealerships in the Credit Union Direct Lending program. Questions? Call Joyce, our Director of Lending at 608-258-6137 today!
Tell Us How We’re Doing
Click here to fill out a KUDOS Card today to rate overall, staff and transaction performances. Your opinion matters to us!