DOLLARS AND SENSE Volume 4 Issue 3 September, 2010 Stay up-to-date on all our latest news Visit our website at www.eastendcu.ca Countdown To Conversion Proudly Serving Our Community th On September 17 , we will be moving all our data To date, in 2010, Eastend Credit Union has donated in and records to our new ‘eroWORKS’ banking system. excess of $3,348 to various community organizations, groups, events and functions. Our staff members are th We will be closed Monday September 20 for the involved not only, in activities on behalf of the credit testing of our new banking system. union, but they also volunteer their own time to activities they support. Activities too numerous to list. This new system will allow us to continue to grow and to serve our members for years to come. Here are a few things about the conversion weekend (September 17 – 20) that we wish to remind our members about: Attention Snow Birds 1) Have alternate payment methods available, With Eastend Credit Union’s lending rate, including cash, credit cards and cheques to you could have the winter you’ve always carry you throughout the conversion weekend-there is a chance your debit card dreamed of. Loans for tickets, 5th wheel may not work those days. trailers, travel trailers, vacation packages. The 2) All members will receive a statement with a possibilities are endless. September 17 cut-off date. Personal Come in and talk to Wendy or Trevor Today. accounts with a September 23 statement will Before the snow gets too deep! then not receive another statement until October 23 for this one instance only. Business accounts will receive a September month end statement. 3) Member Direct internet banking will not be th available from 5:00 PM September 17 to th 9:00 AM September 20 . 4) After conversion weekend (Sept 17-20), when you first access Internet (Member Direct) Banking, you will need to use a temporary PAC. Please be sure to read the information we have sent out to all our members and visit our website at http://www.eastendcu.ca/ConversionNews.htm for further information. We want to wish our students all the best, this new school year. Please be alert when driving through school zones. Credit Union Livestock Loans Credit Union Day Livestock is an important part of the southwest economy. Eastend Credit Union is proud to support our ranchers. Stop in and see us about livestock loans. Loans are available for breeding stock, feeders, vet bills, anything to do with your livestock operation. Serving our community since 1944. We have the experience and knowledge you want in a lender. Be sure to mark your calendar and visit us on Credit Union day, Thursday October 21, 2010. We have a lot to celebrate this year with our new banking system and we will be serving coffee and freshly baked treats to our members all day. We hope to see you there!