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Welcome

Welcome to Consumers! New Member Guide.

Are you a new member? Welcome to Consumers Credit Union! Thank you for joining our family! How about an introduction to how Consumers can make your life easier and set you on the road to financial success? Click the Download Link button to view Read More

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How to Pay for Car Repairs

Unfortunately, you're not done spending your money when you buy the car. How will you pay for maintenance and repairs? "You have several options for paying for repairs," says Tim Kosak, Consumer Lending Manager at Consumers Credit Union. Listen to Read More

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How Much Car Can I Afford?

When you're ready to buy a car and think you've found the one for you, how do you know you can afford it? "Don't forget to include the costs of insurance, gas, and repairs in your calculations. Some cars simply cost more to own," says Tim Kosak, Read More

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Should I Lease or Buy My Next Car?

When you're looking for a new vehicle, you want to evaluate all of your options. You may wonder whether buying or leasing is better for your situation. "Both can have their benefits and pitfalls," says Tim Kosak, Consumer Lending Manager at Consumers Read More

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How to Buy a Car

You've got your eye on a new car—or one that's new to you. "It's time to do some homework," says Tim Kosak, Consumer Lending Manager with Consumers Credit Union. Listen to learn what to consider before purchasing that new vehicle. Read More

PLAY with Extra Cash

PLAY with Extra Cash This Summer!

Keep your cash for summer fun in the sun! Members with qualifying loans can skip one monthly loan payment per loan in June, July, or August. Use the cash to get caught up with bills or fund your summer vacation! To initiate your skip, log into Read More

Car Shopping

Me and My Car—New or Used? Lease or Buy?

The information in this post is provided by our partner Accel Financial Counseling. Accel’s counseling services and educational programs are available free to all Consumers members. Buying a car can be one of the most exciting decisions you will Read More