The holiday season has come to an end and people are packing away Christmas trees, lights, and holiday décor. However, the expense from holiday activities stays long after the decorations are stored in the attic. Instead, the thought of “I will never payoff my holiday expense” lingers in the back of our minds month after month after month. It doesn’t have to though! Through a Home Equity Line of Credit, holiday expenses, or any expense for that matter, can soon become holiday freedom.
Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends and good food, but it is also a time of reflection. A time to reflect on everything you are thankful for. We often take things for granted and forget to thank those around us. Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union is thankful for a number of things this year and every year.
Black Friday has become one of the most anticipated shopping days of the year and is more of a sport now-a-days. You must go into Black Friday prepared and ready to go! Here are some tips to making the most of your Black Friday excursions!
The holiday season is meant for happiness and joy. Unfortunately, there are many families and children in the Appalachian area who don’t see much happiness, joy or hope during the holidays.
Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union has teamed up with Mission of Hope to do all we can to bring hope back to the children of Appalachia!
Are you enrolled in Direct Deposit? If not, you should be! Here are 5 reasons to choose Direct Deposit!
While planning for all the fun that comes with Halloween, it can become intimidating thinking about the financial side. Party store pre-made costumes can cost a fortune and throwing parties can take a lot of time… and money. Luckily, we live in a world of DIY and Dollar Stores that make Halloween endeavors easier and more affordable.
A football-filled fall season for most, is the best time of year! Football, especially in the South, is a huge deal. We will wake up at 6am to snag the prime tailgating spot even if the game doesn’t start until 7pm! Tailgating is a big deal and football season is really more a lifestyle.
Credit unions thrive off their Membership. Without Members, credit unions would not exist. Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union is a Member-owned and locally-operated credit union that takes valuing its Membership to the next level. Everything the Credit Union does is for its Membership. Once you are a Member of the Credit Union, you are also a Member of our Credit Union family. New products, services and benefits are always being created to show appreciation and to take the appreciation even further, TVA Credit Union has created an annual day of celebration for Members.
October 20, 2016, will be an ordinary day for most people this year; however, for Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union, this day marks the celebration of a very important establishment: the credit union. Credit Unions all over the world will commemorate the formation of these not-for profit cooperatives on what is known as International Credit Union Day. As this day approaches, it is important to understand how and why credit unions were formed.
For more than 160 years, credit unions have put people before profit. Credit unions are not-for-profit financial cooperatives, offering the same services as other financial institutions, but with a people-first philosophy.
Since the 1850s, credit unions all over the world have operated according to the same core principles derived from the nine cooperative principles, shared by all cooperatives.