News - 2021

  • Member Newsletter - Fall 2021

    posted October 14, 2021 in Member Newsletters

    Check out the latest GICU news here!

  • National Hispanic Heritage Month

    posted October 1, 2021 in Blogs

    At Greater Iowa Credit Union, we are committed to fostering an environment of diversity, equity, and inclusion. While we celebrate members from all backgrounds, we are proud that the Hispanic community makes up 15.5% of our credit union membership. That being said, we are excited to highlight National Hispanic Heritage Month, which is observed annually from September 15th through October 15th.

  • Needs Vs. Wants

    posted June 24, 2021 in Blogs

    Is anyone else having post Amazon Prime Day guilt? Are you thinking to yourself, did I really need that, or did I just want it? We've all been there. Separating wants from needs can be a pain point for many. Especially when making small and large purchases is just a few clicks away. Fortunately, it doesn't have to be this way. We've outlined how to tell the difference between wants and needs, and how to separate these two categories within your monthly budget.

  • How to Choose the Right Contractor

    posted May 14, 2021 in Blogs

    Spring is in full swing and the sound of power tools can be heard on almost every street all weekend long. Whether you are an avid DIYer or have never picked up your hammer, there are some projects that warrant bringing in the big guns...A.K.A. a contractor. We've put together 8 questions that can easily lead you to finding the most qualified professional in your area!

  • Beware of Stimulus and Tax Scams

    posted April 22, 2021 in Articles

    It's stimulus season and tax season at once, and scammers couldn't be happier. They know that taxpayers are eager to get their hands on their stimulus payments and tax refunds. As consumers are working to file their taxes before the May 17 deadline, all that paperwork and payments mean people may be letting their guard down. For a scammer, nothing could be better!

  • Member Newsletter - Spring 2021

    posted April 22, 2021 in Member Newsletters

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