Over the past 9 years, DOCO Credit Union has awarded over $25,000 in scholarships to our area. As part of DOCO Credit Union’s commitment to the youth in our communities, we are giving away two $1,500 college scholarships. These scholarships are for graduating high school seniors. For complete rules and to obtain an application visit our website at www.DOCOCU.com or contact your high school’s guidance counselor. Deadline to apply is March 21, 2014 at 5 PM.
DOCO Credit Union knows that education benefits our future and is dedicated to lifelong learning. Hats off to you, High School Graduates! You could be the next recipient…good luck!
Our PR Director, Becky Belcher was asked by Darton State College to participate in a personal finance video for freshman students. Answering questions such as, what should college students know about managing their finances? What should college students know about saving their money? What should college students know about credit?
As a financial expert, Becky discusses the importance of a personal budget, avoiding excessive credit card spending, and preparing financially for the future.
Each year, our Christmas tree decorations are provided by our Partner in Excellence schools! This year, we are proud to have Lee County Primary, Liberty Elementary, Live Oak Elementary, Northside Primary, Sumter County Primary, Sylvester Road Elementary decorate our trees!
Lee County Branch
What do you think? Beautiful, right? Be sure to check out our decorations – truth be told, they are way prettier in person!
For more pictures of our Christmas decor and the decoration process, be sure to check out our Facebook album here.
Do you have children under the age of 12 years old? You should check out our Coindexter Club! This program is an interactive savings program designed to teach children responsible money management. To join, open a savings account for your child (ages 12 and under) and he/she will automatically become a member of the Coindexter Club!
For more information, please visit our website here or stop by your local branch!
Who hasn’t wished for super powers? Since superheroes hone powers to save people from harm and take action to protect the common good, it’s no surprise that youth around the country admire them. Little do kids know, they also have the power to protect the future by becoming credit union super savers.
To show kids the powers they have to save and safeguard their money, visit DOCO Credit Union the week of April 22nd – 28th and help us celebrate National Credit Union Youth Week. This year’s theme, “Be a Credit Union Super Saver” shows youth and teens how DOCO can help them utilize their own strengths and credit union resources to meet financial goals.
Whatever young members are saving up for, their trusty sidekicks at DOCO are ready to lend a hand. That’s because DOCO is for members, by members, and we want our sensational youth to be prepared for the future – one dollar at a time!
Youth Week is a great time to start a savings account for your child! DOCO is waiving the one-time $5 membership fee for all new members ages 17 & under during National Youth Week, April 22 – 28, 2012.
Click here to view the National Credit Union Youth Week coloring page!