News, events, and useful financial information from APCO Employees Credit Union.

Have you Opted-In? APCO Employees Credit Union has several ways to protect your money and best interest. One of those is overdraft protection and overdraft privilege. It’s easy – if you write a check, use your debit card, or preauthorize […]

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Hope is not a strategy when it comes to investing during retirement. You need a plan that allows your wealth to withstand any economic downturn while continuing to grow over time, so it doesn’t lose value to inflation. Rules of […]

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Jerry Bush talks about his experience refinancing his mortgage loan with APCO Employees Credit Union. If you would like to learn more about mortgage loans with APCO Employees Credit Union, please visit the online mortgage center at apcocu.org. Thank you […]

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Gail Bush and her husband recently refinanced their mortgage using the online mortgage center.  We spoke with Gail about the experience. If you would like to learn more about mortgage loans with APCO Employees Credit Union, please visit the online […]

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We got this email today from Kevin, a APCO Employees Credit Union member who just closed a mortgage loan on his new home: “Hey I wanted to thank both of you for working with me & Joy on the purchase […]

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APCO Employees Credit Union was formed in 1953 with the merger of several Alabama Power Company related credit unions – Birmingham Electric, Western Division and General Office. The Credit Union was created by the members, for the members, to help one […]

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When it comes to retirement planning, the 4% rule has stood as the tried and true method of drawing retirement. This rule states that a retiree can usually withdraw 4% of the value of his or her portfolio each year, […]

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By Don W. Manuel A financial education needs to begin with preschoolers and continue through high school.  Parents need to start the process when kids are setting up their first lemonade stand.  Grade school teachers are doing a great job in teaching […]

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Focus On Your Finances by Brad Kamman, Reliance Financial Group   Retirement planning is a tricky process, and one that requires careful planning and patience. But even if you have a retirement plan and a clear set of visions and […]

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