Maryland Heights

1805 Craigshire Road
Maryland Heights, MO 63146

Wildwood

16500 Manchester Road
Wildwood, MO 63040

Manchester (Lafayette Center)

407 Lafayette Center Road
Manchester, MO 63011

South County (Tesson Ferry)

12400 Tesson Ferry Road
St. Louis, MO 63128

CU Service Centers No-Fee ATMs

Electro Savings Credit Union Posts

8 Valentine’s Day Hacks

Author: Lisa Farnen

It’s time to celebrate the significant other in your life! If you’re thinking that means pricey gifts, expensive dates and blowing an entire day’s salary on a restaurant meal, think again. There’s no need to drain your wallet while trying to create the perfect Valentine’s Day. Instead, use these eight hacks for a dream Valentine’s Day that doesn’t break the budget. Dine In Restaurants typically up their prices when the whole world is going out to eat, so you’ll likely be paying extra just because it’s Valentine’s Day. Plus, trying to carry on a conversation in a noisy restaurant while

Continue Reading »

Being a “Fred”

Author: Jim Struble

When you go to work, I hope you feel great pride in what you do. I also hope you take pride in what your company does and who your company “is.” More than anything, I hope you know you are doing good in this world, and that your work and your company’s values are aligned with your own personal values. No organization is perfect… in fact that is part of the fun in going to work! You get to move the needle through how you treat others, through suggestions on how to improve, and through the work itself. If you

Continue Reading »

Barry Jones, Loan Counseling Is Backbone of the Credit Union

Author: Lisa Farnen

Finding yourself in a less-than-perfect financial situation can leave you feeling uncertain, uneasy and at times even embarrassed. But Electro Savings’ Loan Counseling Supervisor, Barry Jones, and his team of four advisors are here to help you find solutions and get ahead of the game. “We’re the backbone of the credit union,” said Jones. “We make sure that members are financially fit. And if they have a hiccup, we’re here to help them search for solutions and get them back on track.” Jones and his team are truly full-service, offering guidance and assistance in everything from budgeting to payment relief

Continue Reading »

Surge in Phishing Scams as Tax Season Approaches

Author: Lisa Farnen

The 2019 tax refund season is quickly approaching and fraudsters are at the top of their game. While tax return and fraudulent payment scams can affect taxpayers year-round, this time of year may pose increased vulnerability. With the Equifax, Marriott and other recent hacks still fresh, this year could be a record year for phishing attempts.  In fact, the IRS has reported a 60 percent increase in phishing emails attempting to steal taxpayer funds or tax-related information. “The holiday and tax season present great opportunities for scam artists to try stealing valuable information through fake emails” said IRS Commissioner, Chuck

Continue Reading »

Holiday Party Toy Drive Supports Alissa’Hope

Author: Lisa Farnen

Everyone had a great time celebrating the holidays this weekend as our team and credit union volunteers gathered with our families. A big THANK YOU to all who brought toy and blanket donations for an amazing organization Alissa’s Hope to distribute to kids who have to spend the holidays in the hospital. Alissa Nicks is a Maryland Heights resident who was diagnosed with breast cancer in the year 2000 at the young age of 17. Around that time, she was introduced to another breast cancer survivor, Gwen, who became her friend and mentor. In 2008, Gwen passed away from her 7th re-occurrence

Continue Reading »

Saint Louis FC Corner Kicks Score $1,000 for St. Louis Scott Gallagher Foundation

Author: Lisa Farnen

No matter the score, kids in the St. Louis area won every time the Saint Louis FC scored a goal off a corner kick during their 2018 season. That’s because Electro Savings donated $100 for every goal scored off a corner kick to the St. Louis Scott Gallagher Foundation. The foundation improves soccer facilities throughout the area and provides equipment for youth soccer activities. We are grateful for the opportunity to partner with the Saint Louis FC and Scott Gallagher Foundation, said Jim Struble, President and CEO of Electro Savings Credit Union. Their philosophy of helping youth win in life

Continue Reading »

Tips To Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

Author: Lisa Farnen

Chances are, you or someone you know has had their identity stolen at one point or another. With the latest news of a data breach at Marriott, it’s not a matter of if , but when and how to protect yourself. Identity theft can be expensive, stressful and extremely complicated to recover from. Here are eight ways to help protect yourself and your most important data from identity thieves. 1. Secure Your Hardcopies Most of us think of identity theft as a digital crime, but many thieves are just as eager to get their hands on your paper documents. While

Continue Reading »

Thanksgiving Dinners for Veterans

Author: Lisa Farnen

To thank those that have given us so much this Thanksgiving, Electro Savings employees purchased Thanksgiving dinners for four Veterans and their families. Mike LeBlanc, local Veterans Services Officer and Commander of the 10th District of the American Legion choose four deserving Veterans and their families to receive turkeys with all the trimmings. Plus each Veteran received a $25 gift card to buy any extras they might need to complete their Family Thanksgiving Dinner. Additionally, Jannette Neeley owner of Nothing Bundt Cakes in Town and Country Lamp & Lantern Plaza graciously provided a Bundtlett 2-Tier Cake Tower with a $40

Continue Reading »

Your Credit Union has your back.

Author: Jim Struble

This last month was full of sad and horrific news headlines, all too real for so many across the nation. Embedded in those stories you read about hurricanes, shootings, and more are real families who are impacted immeasurably. For many it may make you feel helpless as you hear of the destruction at a community or personal level. Not connected to the headlines are local families going through tough times of their own. Financial difficulties leading to bankruptcies, missed payments, and hard decisions impacting quality of life all are a regular part of our fabric of life. With all that

Continue Reading »

All You Need To Know About Buying A Used Car

Author: Justin McCain

Very few purchases are more intimidating for shoppers than Used-Car Sales. It’s almost a cliché: A seemingly clueless buyer drives off a car lot with a total lemon, only to learn how much they forgot to check on their new investment later.  When done properly, buying a previously owned vehicle can be a great way to save big on one of your most valuable possessions.  If you’re shopping for an amazing deal on wheels during the October/November car-shopping season, you want to be that buyer who walks home thrilled with their new car.  Follow the 9 steps below for a smoother ride!

Continue Reading »