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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] UPCOMING EVENTS June 19, 2020 Teacher Grant Application Deadline OECU HOLIDAYS May 25, 2020 Memorial Day - Closed July 4, 2020 Independence Day - Closed [/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image="7092" img_size="medium" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] 5 Simple Hacks to Limit Your Exposure to Illness In the midst of fl u season and the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, we are taking health concerns very seriously. During times like these, it is important that we diligently limit our exposure to health risks, many of which can be found surrounding money. Here are 5 simple tips to help you limit your exposure to health risks...

Oklahoma Educators Credit Union members can now save up to $15 on TurboTax®! Get your taxes done right and your biggest possible refund. Are you a simple filer, freelancer, side-gigger or homeowner? TurboTax has a product that is right for you. And, OECU members can save up to $15! This year, get your biggest possible tax refund – without leaving your living room. TurboTax®, the #1 best-selling tax software, makes it easy. TurboTax has you covered. TurboTax is up to date on the latest tax laws and guarantees 100% accurate calculations, so you can be confident your taxes are done right. Get a head...

April is Financial Literacy Month, an we’re empowering our members with the knowledge they need to achieve their goals at every age and every stage of life. When it comes to Spring cleaning, it’s time to start thinking outside the box. This spirit of renewal applies to more than just your closet! Spring is an ideal time to dust off your finances and tidy up your budget. Maybe your tax returns have motivated you to increase your emergency savings for the year ahead, or perhaps you need a refresher on the New Year’s resolution you made to improve your credit score?...

As our parents age and become grandparents, it is very important to be mindful of things that may not always be so obvious. Elder abuse happens more commonly than you would think and it isn’t always easy to spot.  “In fact, one out of 10 older adults worldwide experience some form of abuse.”* What is elder abuse? Elder abuse can be defined as “a single, or repeated act, or lack of appropriate action, occurring within any relationship where there is an expectation of trust which causes harm or distress to an older person.”** These abuses can be physical, mental, psychological and even...

To rent or to buy, that is the question! When it comes to determining where you live and what you live in, it’s always best to research the pros and cons and evaluate how they fit in with your lifestyle. While renting a house seems like it would be easier without maintenance costs, you also are more restricted in what you can do while living there. Check out these advantages and disadvantages for buying and renting a house. Below are the pros and cons to buying versus renting. Advantages of buying a home: When you purchase a house, you purchase an...

Did you know that you can connect your OECU account to online payment apps such as Cash App, Venmo, and PayPal? It’s super easy and only takes a few minutes. Below are instructions on how you can get started! To begin this process, you will want to open the secondary financial app, like Venmo, and access your account settings. From there you will be able to add either a bank account or a card. To connect your OECU online banking account you need some information first. You will need your account number and routing number for the account you want connected...