Thursday, June 14, 2012
EECU Receives a 5-Star Rating
EECU – A Community Credit Union has had the honor and privilege of serving the financial needs of their members and community for more than 75 years, and has recently announced receiving a five-star rating from Bauer Financial, Inc. The five-star rating is the highest that can be received by a financial institution. Bauer Financial is an independent research company that analyzes and rates financial institutions nationwide. "We view ourselves as responsible stewards of our members’ money and we continue to lend," said Steve Cobb, President and Chief Executive Officer for EECU. “The five-star rating continues to reinforce our financial strength, and we are proud to receive this rating for the third time this year. EECU is pleased to remind our members and community that we are strong, secure and ready to fulfill their needs for the next 75 years and beyond.”
Member deposits at EECU are insured up to at least $250,000 by an agency of the Federal Government and administered by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). For more information on Bauer Financial, please visit www.bauerfinancial.com.
About EECU EECU is a full-service financial institution, serving people who live, work, worship or attend school in 12 Counties in Southern Michigan. EECU has nearly 17,000 members across Southern Michigan with more than $110 million in assets. EECU has four branch locations and eight ATMs to serve members in Jackson, Spring Arbor, Hillsdale and Michigan Center, Michigan. Additionally, EECU has three In-School Credit Unions and more than 50 Financial Education school partnerships. The credit union continually reinvests in its membership and community with some of the area's best interest rates on loans and dividend rates on savings accounts, no fee checking, low fees, EECU scholarships and Forward Thinking Grants, and is involved in numerous community events annually. To find out how you can join EECU, call 877.894.5033, visit www.eecu.us or stop by any branch location.