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Member Newsletter—90 Day Notes

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Summer 2016

  • Plan Set for Altoona Office;  Board of Directors Election Results; Thank You for Supporting the SWEETHeart Campaign; $11,000 Awarded to Area High School Graduates; Preparing for College - Private Student Loans and Prepaid Visa Cards; Summer Heat Means a Hot Homes Market; WESTconsin Realty Welcomes to Real Estate Agents; Easing Nest-Egg Nerves; School Supply Drive; Member Notice; Staff Announcements; Travel Club Trips

Spring 2016

  • Highlights of 2015;  WESTconsin Position Announcements; WESTconsin Title Services Moved; WESTconsin Sponsors Community Events; Member Survey; Celebrate National Credit Union Youth Month; It's Time to Help Progect Your Market Gains and Reduce Portfolio Risk?; Spring Community Shred Events; Summer Food Drive; Choosing Your First Home: What to Look for When House Hunting; Member Notices; Travel Club Trips

Winter 2016

  • Tell Us Your WESTconsin Story; 76th Annual Membership Meeting; Office Events and Fundraisers; Retiree Farewell Wishes; Travel Club Trips; Mortgage Payment Protection; Board of Director Candidates Announced; Rule Changes for In-Service 401(k) Rollovers; Six Ways to Improve Your Home; WESTconsin Hosts Tax Assistance Programs; Avoiding the Cost of Collateral Protection Insurance; Member Notices

Fall 2015

  • What is the Credit Union Difference?; Retiree Farewell Wishes; Office Events and Fundraisers; Member Notices; Is it time to help protect your market gains and reduce portfolio risk?; A Guaranteed Paycheck for Life; Celebrate “People Helping People®” During International Credit Union Day— October 15; WESTconsin Realty Welcomes New Agents in Barron, Prescott and New Richmond; WESTconsin Awarded Platinum Million Dollar Lender from USDA; Three Methods Appraisers Use to Find Your Home’s Value

Summer 2015

  • Chippewa Falls Grand Opening: July 20-25; Member Notices; Position Announcements; Community Events; Scholarship Recipients; Preparing for College; Do Your Investments Match Your Risk; Member Survey; Travel Club Trips; Real Realty Tips - First Time Buyers and Income Properties

Spring 2015

  • Highlights of 2014; Now Open in Chippewa Falls; Spring Community Shred Events; Children's Miracle Network Fundraising Thank You; Member Notices; Chippewa Falls Through My Eyes Photo Contest; National Credit Union Youth Month; Which of the Top 10 Retirement Risks Are You Facing; Is 2015 a Seller's or Buyer's Market; WESTconsin Realty Welcomes Brent Wiebe; Account Information Update; Travel Club Trips

Winter 2015

  • Valley Credit Union Merger; Save the Date: 75th Annual Membership Meeting; Member Notices; Newest Stories Unveiled; TruStage Health Insurance; Children’s Miracle Network Snowflakes in February; WESTconsin Hosts Tax Assistance Programs; WESTconsin Realty Welcomes Curt Polzin; Board Of Directors Candidates Announced; Getting Financially Fit for Retirement at 50; Upcoming Travel Club Trips; Student Scholarship Deadline Approaches

Fall 2014

  • Greetings from CEO, Lora Benrud; Celebrate International Credit Union Day; Member Notices; New Look for Member Statements; WESTconsin's Service Center Team; Real Realty Tips; Board Member Nominations; Avoiding the Cost of Collateral Protection Insurance; Community Shred Events; Coping with an Inheritance; Office Events and Fundraisers

Summer 2014

  • Greg Lentz Set to Retire July 31; Member Notices; Position Announcement; Valley Credit Unon Merger; Avoiding the Cost of Collateral Protection Insurance; WESTconsin's Award Winning Loan Rates; $11,000 Awarded to Area High School Graduates; Do Your Investments Match Your Risk Tolerance; Real Realty Tips; Preparing for College; Community Events

Spring 2014

  • Annual Report Highlights of 2013; Office Updates; WESTconsin Realty Welcomes Todd Peterson; Tell Us YOUR WESTconsin Story; National Credit Union Youth Week; Real Realty Tips; Spring Shred Events;  Living Benefits That Can Put Some Life Into Your Retirement Plans; Member Survey; Cookbooks For Sale; WESTconsin Sponsors Community Events; Member Notices

Winter 2014

  • 75th Anniversary; 74th Annual Membership Meeting; 75th Anniversary Candy Bar Sweepstakes, Position Announcements; Board of Directors Candidates Announced; The Mitten Tree; Office Updates; Real Realty Tips; Service Charges and Fee Schedule Changes; Member Notices; Student Scholarship Deadlind Approaches; WESTconsin Host Tax Assistance Programs; Know Your Numbers

Fall 2013

  • October 17 Marks International Credit Union Day; Fall Community Shred Events; WESTconsin's Service Center; Amery High School Office Now Open; WESTconsin Retiree; Office Events and Fundraisers; Business Payroll and Credit Card Payment Processing with Heartland Payment Systems; Changes for WESTconsin Investment Advisors-Welcome Alex Burian; WESTconsin Awarded Certificate of Achievement from USDA; 8 Simple Steps to Add Curb Appeal; Member Notices

Summer 2013

  • Keep Your Budget in Mind When Planning a Vacation; Summer Food Drive; Position Announcements; Community Events; Preparing for College; $10,000 Awareded to Area High School Graduates; What Will You Do With Your Maturing Certificates; Health Savings Accounts; Housing Market Trends Upward in Western Wisconsin; Member Notices

Spring 2013

  • Annual Report Highlights of 2012; Now Available WESTconsin Mobile App; New Officers to Corporate Team; National Credit Union Youth Week; Community Events; CMN Fundraising; Funeral Expense Trust; Now is the Time to List Your Home. Why you ask?; WESTconsin Hosts Free Shred Events; Member Notices

Winter 2013

  • $1 Million Bonus Dividend and Interest Refund to Members; Save the Date: 73rd Annual Membership Meeting; Lending Changes; WESTconsin Hosts Tax Assistance Programs; Student Scholarship Deadline Approaches; Children's Miracle Network Fundraisers; The Mitten Tree; Credit Union Retiree; Newest Stories Unveiled; NGL Funeral Expense Trust; Maximize Value on Home Improvement; Know Your Numbers; Photo Contest Winners; Member Notices

Fall 2012

  • Celebrate International Credit Union Day; WESTconsin Credit Union is Proud to Support Our Communities; Eau Claire Office Grand Opening; WESTconsin Credit Union Board Member Nominations; Introducing WESTconsin Title Services, LLC; Position Announcements; Member Notices; Please Welcome Our Newest WESTconsin Investment Advisor; Real Realty Tips: Why Hire a Real Estate Agent; WESTconsin Realty Welcomes Andraya Albrecht

Summer 2012

  • Eau Claire Office Opening Soon; Tell Us Your WESTconsin Story; Last Call to Enter Photo Contest; $8,000 Awarded to Area High School Graduates; Member Notices; Private Student Loan Program; WESTconsin Credit Union Position Announcements; To Move or Not To Move?; Thank You Student Tellers; River Falls Student Tellers Compete at FBLA Nationals

Spring 2012

  • 2011 Annual Highlights; National Credit Union Youth Week; WESTconsin Office Host Free Shred Events; WESTconsin Credit Union Photo Contest; Is Zero Percent Financiing Really Your Best Deal; CMN Fundraising; When You Change Jobs, Should You Change Your 401(k); Member Survey; Free Seminar Offerings; Real Realty Tips

Winter 2012

  • Introducing Mobile Banking; New Office Location for Menomonie High School; 72nd Annual Membership Meeting; Making the Right Gen Y Connections; Mortgage Help for "Underwater" Homeowners; Working With a Financial Advisor; Easy Ways to Fight Identity Theft; Know Your Numbers; Farewell Wishes to WESTconsin Credit Union Retirees; Real Realty Tips; WESTconsin Realty Welcomes Eric Sutherland; Member Notices

Fall 2011

  • International Credit Union Day; Our Commitment Remains Strong; Thank You School Supply Drive; Bi-Annual Member Survey Results; WESTconsin Credit Union Board Member Nominations; Plans Set for a New Eau Claire Office; What is My Credit Score; Living Benefits That Can Put Some Life into Your Retirement Plans; Buying and Selling a Home-Managing the Stresses; Free Community Shred Eventy by Confidential Records, Inc.; Savings Bonds Purchasing Changes; Children's Miracle Network Fundraiser; 2012 Scholarships Now Available Online

Summer 2011

  • Menomonie - East Office Soon to Expand; Dunn County Cooperative Breakfast - October is Cooperative Month; Reg CC Changes; Community Events; Private Student Loan Program; $8,000 Awarded to Area High School Graduates; Looking for Help Paying for School; Member Notices; How Much Should I Withdraw From My Retirement Nest Egg; Time is Money; Preparing the Home For Sale; Membership Value Pricing Updates

Spring 2011

  • 2010 Annual Highlights; National Credit Union Youth Week; Member Survey Information; Casey Honored with Outstanding Service Award by UW-River Falls; CMN Fundraising Thank You; Attention Students: Class of 2010; Credit Union Advocacy Heads to Washington; When You Change Jobs, Should You Change Your 401(k)?; New Law Affects Wisconsin Homeowners; WESTconsin Realty Welcomes New Real Estate Agents; Free Seminar Offering; New Lobby Hours in New Richmond; WESTconsin Supports Community Events; WESTconsin Offices Host Free Shred Events

Winter 2011

  • Tell Us Your WESTconsin Story; Chain of Hearts Returning in February; 71st Annual Membership Meeting; Please Welcome Second MEMBERS Financial Services Representative; Office Manager Welcomed; WESTconsin Host Tax Assistance Programs; The Mitten Tree; New Look for WESTconsin Online; Coming Soon - New westconsincu.org; Q&A About the MEMBERS Financial Service Program; Lower Interest Rates Make This a Good Time to Buy a Home; Student Scholarship Deadline Approaches; Know You Numbers; Checking Account Charges Changing

Fall 2010

  • International Credit Union Day; Free Community Shred Events; Easy Ways to Fight Identity Theft; Board Member Nominations; Periodic Statement Changes for Consumer Loan Account Holders; Membership Value Pricing Updates; Children's Miracle Network Fundraiser; MEMBERS Financial Services: Looking at alternatives for retirement savings?; Christmas Club Account; WESTconsin Retirees; Realtors Welcomed; Assessment Corrections; Scholarships Now Available Online; Grand Opening Planned in New Richmond High School; Thank You School Supply Drives

Summer 2010

  • Conveniences of Facebook's MyMoney Application; Introducing Accel Financial Counseling Service; Your Credit Union Has Money To Lend; 2010 Scholarship Recipients; Looking for Help Paying for School; Membership Value Pricing Updates; Heart Pins Thank You; MEMBERS Financial Services Question and Answers; Know Your Numbers; Service Center Hours; Summer Survey; Dunn County Cooperative Breakfast; Attention: Travelers; Open Houses

Spring 2010

  • 2009 Annual Highlights; CMN Fundraising Thank You; Check Your Credit at credit.com; Welcome Shari Overby, Amery Office Manager; WESTconsin Member Wins MasterCard Sweepstakes; MEMBERS Financial Services Questions and Answers; New Office to Open in Hudson High School; We're Here When You Need Us - Business Parter Program; WESTconsin Celebrates Nation Credit Union Youth Week; Real Realty Tips; Free Seminar - Understanding and Improving Your Credit; WESTconsin Sponsor Community Events; WESTconsin Employees Sharpen Skills

Winter 2010

  • High Yield Checking is Coming; MVP Loan Rate Discounts; 70th Annual Membership Meeting; Use Uncle Sam to Catch Up; Work With Someone You Trust; WESTconsin Scholarship Deadline Approaches; Auto Buyer Program Online; New Realtor Welcomed; Real Realty Tips; Chamber Recognition; Tax Assistance Offered; TurboTax Available on Our Website; Chain of Hearts; WESTconsin Volunteer Club

Fall 2009

  • Why 177 Million People Worldwide Choose Credit Unions; More New Tricks From Banks; WESTconsin Credit Union Board Member Nominations; Safety First - Free Community Shred Events; 2009 Member Survey; WESTconsin Member Wins MasterCard Sweepstakes, Welcome to New Office Manager; MEMBERS Financial Services Questions and Answers; Real Realty Tips; Member Notices; Know Your Numbers; Fabulous Features of WESTconsin Online

Summer 2009

  • Manage Your Finances on Facebook; Making Work Pay Tax Credit; Save With These 7 Car-Buying Tips; 2009 WESTconsin Scholarship Recipients; WESTconsin Offerings for Students; Prioritize Debts During Job Loss; Job Change? Don't Ignore Your Retirement Plan Dollars; Real Realty Tips; New Realtor Welcomed; Member Notices

Spring 2009

  • A Message from the President; RFHS Office Now Open; Your Credit Union Has Money to Lend; Proud to be a Corporate Sponsor; Youth Week 2009; CMN Fundraising Thank You; Member Survey Information; Job Change? Don't Leave Your Retirement Dollars Up in the Air; WESTconsin Sponsors Community Events; Operation Coats for Kids; Real Realty Tips; Realty Open Houses

Winter 2009

  • A Message from the President; 69th Annual Membership Meeting Announcement; Chain of Hearts; Get Your Hands on Some Fast Cash; WESTconsin Offices Host Tax Preparers; TurboTax Available on Our Website; MVP - The Cherry Gets Even Bigger; Platinum Visa Rewards Credit Card Changes and Upgrades; WESTconsin Scholarships Available; Job Change? Don't Ignore Your Retirement Plan Dollars; Member Notices; Upcoming Home Seminars; Branching Out to Our Youth; Real Realty Tips

Fall 2008

  • Celebrate International Credit Union Day; Credit Union Day Events; Expect the Unexpected; MEMBERS Financial Welcomes Second Representative; WESTconsin Credit Union Board Nominations; Christmas Club Account Notice; Cookbooks for Sale; High School Office Opens in Menomonie; Debit Card Fraud Update; Real Realty Tips

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