SCCU's holiday hours

Superior Choice Credit Union will have altered hours of operation due to the upcoming Christmas and New Year holidays. Our holiday hours:

Friday, Dec. 23: Normal hours

Saturday, Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve): Normal hours

Sunday, Dec.25 (Christmas Day): All locations closed

Monday, Dec. 26 (Christmas Day observed): All locations closed

Friday, Dec. 29: Normal hours

Saturday, Dec. 31 (New Year's Eve): Normal hours

Sunday, Jan. 1 (New Year's Day): All locations closed

Monday, Jan. 2 (New Year's Day observed): All locations closed

As always, online banking is available 24/7. For after-hours lost/stolen credit and debit card contact information, click here.

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New Saturday lobby hours and location coming Jan. 7!

Starting Saturday, January 7, 2017, the Tower Avenue branch lobby will be open for service from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays in addition to our regular drive-up hours.

Starting Saturday, January 7, 2017, the Shoreline branch will no longer offer Saturday lobby service, though our drive-up will continue to be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturdays.

Thank you for your membership!

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Funding 35-40 years of retirement

If you live to 100, can you avoid outliving your money?
Provided by Dennis Archer 

Will you live to 100? Your odds of becoming a centenarian may be improving. Earlier this year, the Centers for Disease Control reported that the population of Americans aged 100 or older rose 44% between 2000-2014. The Pew Research Center says that the world had more than four times as many centenarians in 2015 as it did in 1990.1,2

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Join us Friday, Dec. 9 for our holiday open house!

All six Superior Choice Credit Union branches will host a holiday open house on Friday, December 9, 2016. Stop by for cookies and refreshments, pick up a 2017 calendar, and enter for a chance to win a $50 VISA prepaid gift card!

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SCCU is closed on Thanksgiving Day

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All six Superior Choice Credit Union branches, along with administrative offices and call center support, will be closed on Thursday, November 24, 2016 in observance of Thanksgiving. SCCU will resume normal operations and hours on Friday, November 25, 2016. Click for a listing of our branch locations and hours.

For after-hours contact information to report a lost/stolen debit or credit card, please click here for information.

Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

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SCCU is a proud sponsor of the annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet

Superior Choice Credit Union is proud to once again sponsor the annual Thanksgiving Day Buffet serving more than 5,000 area people in need. The annual event takes place on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24 from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center. Click here for more information about the event.

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Help us sign Holiday Mail for Heroes!

Superior Choice Credit Union is happy to once again participate in the American Red Cross Serving Northern Minnesota. Holiday Mail for Heroes program! We'll have holiday cards available at our Tower Avenue branch from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m on Friday, November 11 (Veterans Day). Please stop by to write a message to our area veterans and those currently serving overseas!

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Now seeking SCCU board of directors nominees

Superior Choice Credit Union is now seeking nominees for the upcoming board of directors election. If you're interested in applying to be a nominee, please contact [email protected] for an information packet and nominee application. Elections are held January-February 2017, with winners being announced at the February 2017 annual membership meeting.

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Join us in celebrating International Credit Union Day!

On October 20, 2016, credit unions around the world will celebrate International Credit Union Day (ICU Day). Visit one of the six Superior Choice Credit Union branches on ICU Day for refreshments and enter for a chance to win a VISA gift card. Additionally, the Tower Avenue branch of SCCU will have a ribbon cutting at 12 p.m. to celebrate the completion of our recent lobby remodeling project.

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Oct. 18-24 is National Save for Retirement Week

National Save for Retirement Week 
Are you on target to reach your retirement goals? 

Provided by Dennis Archer

​October 18-24 is National Save for Retirement Week – a reminder of the importance of saving and investing with the goal of a comfortable future.

Are Americans saving enough for tomorrow? All kinds of articles will tell you that Americans are not. Those articles may not be telling the entire story, however.

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Notice of Hawkins Ash CPAs confirmation letters

Superior Choice Credit Union's board of directors has engaged Hawkins Ash CPAs for an opinion audit. This requires annual confirmation letters be sent to a random selection of SCCU members. If you receive a letter please confirm requested information and return to Hawkins Ash CPAs per the letter's instructions.

Thank you for your cooperation.

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SCCU is closed for Columbus Day

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All six Superior Choice Credit Union branches, along with administrative offices and call center support, will be closed on Monday, October 10, 2016 in observance of Columbus Day (bank holiday). SCCU will resume normal operations and hours on Tuesday, October 11, 2016. Click for a listing of our branch locations and hours.

For after-hours contact information to report a lost/stolen debit or credit card, please click here for information.

Thank you for your understanding.

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SCCU October 12 blood drive information

sccu red cross logoSuperior Choice Credit Union is teaming up with the University of Wisconsin-Superior International Students Club to host a Red Cross Blood Drive on Wednesday, October 12 from 12 to 6 p.m. in the Yellowjacket Union on the UW-Superior campus.

October is Liver Awareness Month and Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood in support of liver and other transplant patients, as well as those fighting cancer. Volunteer donors are the only source of blood for those undergoing transplant surgeries, fighting cancer and facing serious illnesses. Make an appointment to give blood on October 12 from 12 to 5 p.m. at the UW-Superior Yellowjacket Union. Click here to register online or call 1-800-RED CROSS to schedule an appointment. You may also visit our Tower Avenue branch during lobby hours to sign up at the reception desk.

New to donating blood, or have some questions? Click the links below for some helpful tips and resources from the American Red Cross.

Why Donate Blood?

Eligibility Requirements

Donation Process

Tips for a Successful Donation

Donation FAQs

Types of Donations

First Time Donors

Blood Donor Community

Superior Choice Credit Union is happy to have a strong parternship with the local chapter of the American Red Cross. Earlier in 2016, SCCU was awarded the Mary Coultrap Johnson Philanthropy Award our generous financial support of the Red Cross Home Fire Campaign efforts, but also for hosting a successful blood drive in 2015. 

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September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

SCCU RF HorizSeptember is Life Insurance Awareness Month. Our friends at SCCU Retirement & Financial Advisors have gathered some helpful resources for you! If you're new to the topic of life insurance or perhaps have life insurance but might want to brush up on some topics, click the links below to view some helpful printable PDF documents and worksheets!

Four Life Insurance Myths for the Young Family

Life Insurance Needs Worksheet

Understand Your Life Insurance Benefit


Dennis Archer may be reached at (715) 398-8917 or [email protected]
www.superiorchoice.com

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Not NCUA/NCUSIF/FDIC insured, May Lose Value, No Financial Institution Guarantee. Not a deposit of any financial institution.

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Saving for retirement and college

Tips on trying to meet two great financial goals at once.

Provided by Dennis Archer

Saving for retirement is a must. Saving for college is certainly a priority. How do you do both at once?

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Superior Choice Credit Union employee achieves business lending certification by the Credit Union National Association

Following the completion of three consecutive years of rigorous training sessions, Superior Choice Credit Union’s Commercial Credit Analyst, Matthew Warren, recently achieved certification by the Credit Union National Association as a Credit Union Business Lending Professional (CUBLP).

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SCCU featured on Fox 21 News

Superior Choice Credit Union was featured on Fox 21 News yesterday evening. Fox 21 News reporter Chelsea Moe was on hand as we distributed healthy snacks and cases of water to more than 100 City of Duluth and City of Hermantown work crews who have been working to clear the area of storm debris.

Click here to read the story and watch the video!

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Help us Stuff the Bus with United Way!

Join Superior Choice Credit Union as we help the Head of the Lakes United Way with their annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive!

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Spirit Valley Days open house at our Duluth Denfeld branch

Spirit Valley Days open house picture smallWe're so excited to be a part of our first Spirit Valley Days celebration! Well - technically we participated last year, but our Duluth Denfeld branch wasn't quite finished yet. Our sixth and newest branch has been open for nearly one year now, and we can't wait to have you stop by for an open house during Spirit Valley Days!

Stop by our newest branch in Duluth’s Denfeld neighborhood for our Spirit Valley Days open house! Learn more about Superior Choice Credit Union and take advantage of our Spirit Valley Days account special.

DATE: Friday, August 5, 2016
TIME: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
ADDRESS: 4125 Grand Avenue, Duluth
SPECIAL: $25 is on us when you open a checking account and set up for direct deposit! See details below.
Special is only available at Duluth Denfeld branch and valid until 8/31/2016. Offer is subject to change or discontinue at any time. Checking account requires an initial $25 deposit to open. Must be a new checking account to Superior Choice Credit Union and be set up for direct deposit in order to be rewards eligible. $50 reward will be deposited up to 30 days after first direct deposit is made. Annual Percentage Yield = 0%. Federally Insured by NCUA. Membership Eligibility Required. 

CLICK HERE FOR A FULL SCHEDULE OF SPIRIT VALLEY DAYS EVENTS!

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Join us Friday, Aug. 19 for a BBQ!

We want to thank our loyal members for choosing Superior Choice Credit Union as their financial partner! We're hosting some summer fun at our Ashland and Shoreline branches.

SCCU's Shoreline branch in Superior will host a Membership Appreciation BBQ on Friday, August 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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