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  • Member Newsletter - Summer 2020

    posted August 1, 2020 in Member Newsletters

    Check out the latest GICU news here!

  • East Des Moines Branch Remodel

    posted July 31, 2020 in Articles

    Our East Des Moines branch was added to the Greater Iowa Credit Union portfolio in 2003 and we've loved being part of the vibrant and thriving community. We know this dramatic transformation will allow us to better serve the community and our members on a daily basis.

  • GICU Ranked #1 in Iowa for Member Value

    posted July 27, 2020 in Press Releases

    Based on an ROM calculation by CreditUnions.com powered by Callahan & Associates, Greater Iowa Credit Union has ranked #1 in Iowa for returning the most value to members, as well as #1 in our asset size of $500 million - $1 billion.

  • How to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

    posted July 24, 2020 in Articles

    Are you worried about identity theft? Millions of people fall victim every year, but you can stay safer with some simple steps. Always use multi-factor identification, and keep your passwords strong, unique and secure. Use a VPN if you're on WiFi, and lock down your personal info on your social media accounts. Keep your devices upgraded; shred your old documents; be sure to block robocalls and don't answer calls from unknown numbers.

  • How to Turn Your Back Yard into an Oasis

    posted July 16, 2020 in Articles

    If you're staying home this summer, make your staycation rock with some backyard fun! Upgrade your outdoor furniture and invest in some fun. Add greenery where you can, and make a natural playscape for the kids. If you're short on cash, Greater Iowa Credit Union can help with a personal loan or home equity loan.

  • Cost of College Life

    posted July 13, 2020 in Blogs

    One of the many mysteries of college, especially your freshman year, is the rude awakening of what it's actually going to cost you to be there. Sure, you know about tuition and room and board. But how much will you need to make it through the first semester, let alone the first year? That's the big unknown.