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5 Apps and Games to Teach...

Throughout the decades parents have used a myriad of methods to help their kids learn abou...

Why Join a Credit Union?

When it comes to the world of banking, we all have one important choice to make – do you g...

How to Save for the Trip ...

Have you been infected by the travel bug? If so, there’s only one cure – hitting the road!...

Balancing Retirement and ...

From emergencies funds to vacation funds and funds for a new car or funds for a down payme...

Behind on Auto Payments? ...

If you feel like you’ve been struggling to keep up with car payments, you’re not alone: Ac...

New ATM Location in Danve...

Our members now have even more options to get cash! We are pleased to announce a new ATM l...

6 Financial Apps Worth Lo...

Looking to download the best possible personal finance app? You’re not alone – but today, ...

5 Budgeting Myths – Debun...

The best things in life don’t always come easy, and one of those things is budgeting. When...

Join HUECU at Race to the...

Join the HUECU Flyers for the 7th Annual Race to the Row 5K at Assembly Row this Sunday, A...

HUECU Celebrates 80 Years...

Harvard University Employees Credit Union just turned 80!

Back to School Budgeting

Of all the lessons you’ll learn at college, one of the most important is how to set a budg...

The Real Cost of Commutin...

How much does your commute really cost? Before accepting a job farther from home and jumpi...

Capital One Security Inci...

Capital One recently announced that a data breach has exposed the personal information of ...

Don’t forget these 4 Expe...

Summer has officially arrived! If you’re one of the millions of Americans planning to take...

Managing Unexpected Expen...

Ever had something break? Or get sick and had a high medical bill? What about unforeseen h...

4 Ways Home Equity Can Un...

A home equity loan is a fantastic way of unlocking the true value of your home in a way th...

7 Items for Your Summer F...

Ah, the lazy days of summer! It’s the perfect season to sit back and relax, preferably by ...

Five Student Loan Refinan...

If student loans are making you feel overwhelmed, you’re not alone. Here are five fundamen...

Don’t Let These 5 Expense...

Summer vacation – time to relax! Well, not so fast. Before you settle down or jet away to ...

Access HUECU with Shared ...

If you’re an HUECU member, it’s a good bet that you know the address of your nearest branc...

3 Tips to Post-College Fi...

Graduation day is the end of a chapter, but it’s also the beginning of the rest of your li...

Celebrating Harvard Heroe...

At an awards ceremony hosted by President Bacow on June 13, HUECU members from across Harv...

A Solution For Daunting T...

For many of us, college is the first step on the road to achieving our dreams. The financi...

Home Equity Summer Renova...

Summer is the perfect time to tackle home maintenance and renovation projects. Whether you...

Student Loan Refinancing:...

Are you worried about paying higher-than-average interest rates on your student loan? Are ...

How To Travel For Cheap

There is nothing quite like travel. Leaving your home and comfort zone for an exciting new...

Social Security

Social Security benefits are part of the retirement plan of almost every American worker. ...

Estate Planning

Estate planning involves deciding how you want to distribute your assets after you die. We...

Financial Aid 101

College educations aren’t free, and they certainly aren’t cheap (in the US, anyways). We l...

Hello, Summer! Where to T...

Celebrate the end of the school year by taking to the road! Or the skies, or even the high...

5 Simple Tips for Recent ...

With graduation season in full swing, now is a time to celebrate and look back on all you’...

5 Common Mistakes Every H...

HUECU offers free home buying workshops in various locations. Learn more about it here.

Financing Your Child’s Fu...

To further support the financial and life ambitions of our members, we’ve introduced the H...

Planning for Retirement D...

Those of us planning for retirement face a very different set of circumstances than we did...

6 Things Every First-Time...

If you’re thinking about taking the leap – or rather, settling down in a home you can call...

Millennial Money: ‘Tidy u...

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Common Budgeting Mistakes

Sticking to your budget is easier if you avoid these budgeting mistakes.

How Much to Save for Reti...

Saving and investing for retirement doesn’t have to be complicated. There are plenty of re...

Congratulations 2019 Coll...

At HUECU, we’re committed to helping students reach their financial and academic goals. Th...

Smart Spending With Groce...

Achieving your financial wellness goals start with setting realistic expectations. When it...

Stay safe while shopping ...

With quick shipping, ordering anytime, and the ability to get the exact thing you want wit...

Tax Return Not What You E...

Are you hoping to get a refund from your 2018 tax return? Many people intend to use their ...

What Does It Mean to “Clo...

Your realtor has found your dream home at last, your offer to the seller has been accepted...

Decluttering & Selling

If you’re anything like us, you probably have stuff in your house, garage, basement or may...

2019 Annual Meeting Recap

On Wednesday, March 27, 2019 the Credit Union held its 79th Annual Meeting. To begin the m...

Make a smart investment u...

If you are looking to determine what companies to invest with, do not just depend on the a...

How to Spend Your Tax Ref...

You’ve received a tax refund. Congratulations! But before you grab your wallet for a whirl...

Financial Tips for Parent...

Managing money for your household is no small task. Plus, if you’re already raising kids, ...

The Ins and Outs of Down ...

You've decided you’re ready to buy a new home – congrats! As you’re looking for the perfec...

Getting Educated On Stude...

A college degree can pave the way for a successful and financially secure future, but many...

Preparing to Buy a Home

Years of dealing with difficult landlords and the frustrations of renting have taken their...

How A Passion For Financi...

Are you curious about how student banking services are designed? Have you ever wondered wh...

Ways To Save On Utilities

We are on a journey of mindful spending this month. Let’s dive deeper into ways we can be ...

Eight Tax Breaks for Pet ...

It is that time of year again—tax season. As you are sitting down to fill out your tax ret...

What’s a Pre-Approval?

If you’ve got home buying on the brain, one of the first things to think about is getting ...

Dani Monroe honored by Gr...

The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce honored Partners HealthCare System’s Chief Diversit...

6 Fun Ways to Save As a F...

Meeting financial goals as a family can be challenging. But inspiring your family to help ...

Wintersession Teaches Ess...

The credit union’s wintersession program at Harvard College drew over 150 registrants from...

Make Your Tax Refund Work...

Every year, the middle of April marks the end of the federal tax return filing season. For...

Why Investing in People B...

We recently sat down with Arturo Rosado-Martir, HUECU Branch Manager for the Charlestown N...

3 Ways to Give Your Savin...

What does “saving the extra” mean to you? Whether it is putting change in a piggy bank or ...

Am I Ready to Buy a Home?

There’s nothing like years of rentals and roommates to make you feel that it’s finally tim...

Looking To Get Out of Deb...

If credit card payments make up a big portion of your expenses, paying off debt might be o...

Affected by the Governmen...

Over the weekend, the partial government shutdown passed it’s 22nd day, making it the long...

What You Need to Know Abo...

About 70% of college students in the U.S. graduate with student loan debt. So, if you feel...

Help! I Overspent During ...

It’s no secret that holiday spending can easily get out of hand. But now that the festive ...

How to Pay for Your Next ...

Whether it's for a house, car, or that warm weather vacation that lets you briefly escape ...

New Year's Resolutions fo...

New Year’s resolutions are a great way to set out your short- and long-term financial goal...

Should You Buy a New or U...

When it comes to car buying, one of the first questions to consider is – should I buy a ne...

Student Loans: What You N...

In most cases, if you are about to head off to college, you haven’t had to deal with certa...

Can you afford your dream...

Buying a home is no small matter. In fact, it’s one of the biggest decisions you can ever ...

Want to be a Successful B...

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be on a Board of Directors? How do you know when ...

5 Things Not to Do When G...

Debt management is a major concern for many people, with the average American now carrying...

5 Ways to Capitalize on Y...

This Financial Planning Month, plan to use your credit cards to your advantage. No matter ...

Unwrapping Simple, Easy V...

The winter holidays are one of the most magical times of the year, but holiday shopping ca...

Inconsistent Income? Here...

Every list of saving tips says budget, budget, budget – but making a monthly budget and st...

Gift Giving on a Budget

As the holiday season approaches, do you find yourself looking forward to the festivities,...

5 Holiday Mistakes That C...

The holidays are just around the corner, which means it’s time to enjoy vacations, catch u...

Maximizing Your Impact on...

Get involved and give back on #GivingTuesday, a worldwide campaign to inspire donations of...

Introducing the Student A...

As a community partner, we seek to provide students with hands-on experiences that will pr...

Work, Life, Study Balance...

There’s nothing quite like college. It’s where you learn almost too much for your mind to ...

9 Steps to Building a Bud...

There’s no doubt about it – building a budget can be overwhelming. While there are a milli...

Financial words you need ...

The finance world is filled with a dizzying array of terminology that can be quite overwhe...

7 Smart Ways to Save Duri...

The average person in the US spends nearly $1,000 during the holiday season – which is a s...

Make a Plan to Save 30% o...

October was Financial Planning Month – and there’s nothing better than making a plan to sa...

Membership is a Family Af...

Membership in the Harvard University Credit Union is available to the staff, students, alu...

Open Enrollment Includes ...

Open Enrollment season is upon us. This is your annual opportunity to review benefits offe...

How to pay off your credi...

Credit card debt is often inevitable, and it can be pretty scary to deal with. This is com...

Budget Barks: Planning fo...

Pet ownership can be a joyful, rewarding experience. But it isn’t exactly cheap. If you’re...

7 Creative Ways to Save o...

Got birds and budgeting on the brain? You’re not alone. Thanksgiving is just around the co...

Celebrating International...

October 18, 2018, will mark the 70th anniversary of International Credit Union Day. This y...

Mortgage Payments Broken ...

After the ink is dry and you have closed on your brand new home, you may think the complex...

Useful Terms To Know Befo...

Buying a home can be a long and challenging process. There’s a lot you have to know, espec...

Best Budget-Friendly Thin...

Perhaps we’re a bit biased, but Fall in New England is the greatest. In addition to apple ...

Redfin Versus Traditional...

Digital technology has changed the face of how business is done. We can book a carpool to ...

Financial Impact of Disas...

In the wake of hurricane season you can never be too prepared for the impact of a natural ...

“Two Dos” for Financial H...

How exactly do you get your finances where you want them? Everyone’s situations and goals ...

Fixed or Adjustable: Whic...

Ready to buy a house? Congratulations! This is one of the most important purchases you’ll ...

How Credit Cards Affect Y...

Maintaining a good credit score is key to keeping your personal finances in good health. W...

Celebrating National Post...

This week, September 17-21 is National Postdoc Appreciation week.  We’re excited to recogn...

3 Healthy Financial Habit...

Developing healthy financial habits can do wonders for helping us achieve our goals, and t...

Student Loan Forgiveness

Many young professionals struggle to make student loan payments month after month. After a...

How to Teach Personal Fin...

College is a thrilling time for new students; filled with lots of excitement and more than...

HUECU Celebrates Internat...

As part of our deep commitment to the credit union tradition of ‘people helping people’, H...

How To Manage Credit Card...

Whether it’s from student loans or misuse of credit cards, debt often follows university s...

6 Ways to Pay Off Your Mo...

Paying off your mortgage is an amazing feeling. It means you own your home outright, witho...

Discounts for College Stu...

Being a full time college student means saving money when and where you can. In general, t...

Buying a Home, When You H...

Finishing college, settling into the career of your dreams and finding your ideal home are...

How To Make Extra Money A...

Being a full time university student is one of the more enjoyable periods in your life. It...

What Items Stay On Your C...

Building up your credit score is an important part of financial independence and stability...

5 Surprising Ways to Save...

The lazy days of summer are slowly but surely coming to an end, which means it’s almost ti...

Finessing Your FICO: Tips...

There isn’t a sure-fire way to “instantly boost your credit report score (FICO score),” li...

How to Recover from a Fin...

The financial trajectory in our life is full of ups and downs. As the saying goes, "That's...

Celebrating 45 Years of P...

With stunning 360-degree views of the city, HUECU celebrated Fenway Community Development ...

How To Motivate Teens To ...

Applying for college is a lot like running a marathon. After all the school choosing, essa...

How to Stop a Leaky Budge...

No matter how hard you try to budget, some months it feels as though your money is simply ...

Practicing Healthy Habits...

Making the transformation from being a carefree young person to a financially healthy adul...

Ways to Budget Shared Exp...

One rewarding step in the journey to adulthood is living with roommates. Whether you are m...

HUECU Helps CFCS Raise Ov...

With ongoing support from HUECU, Cambridge Family and Children’s Service (CFCS) raised ove...

How to Budget for the Big...

Whether you’re recently engaged, a few weeks away from your wedding date or just dreaming ...

How to Set Up an Account ...

Becoming fiscally independent and responsible is a challenging and rewarding project. Step...

HUECU Supports Stepping S...

On Sunday, June 24, the eighth annual B.A.A. 10K, presented by Brigham and Women’s Hospita...

4 Reasons to Open a Certi...

A certificate of deposit (or CD) is a type of savings account available from banks and cre...

Guide to Secured Credit C...

Having a great credit score is rewarding in many ways, from being able to get a good mortg...

Congratulations Harvard H...

At an awards ceremony hosted by President Drew Faust on June 14, HUECU members from across...

Summer Camps Supported by...

This summer, over 1,000 children and teens throughout Greater Boston and Cambridge will at...

Our Favorite Financial Li...

The journey to financial wellness is one filled with all sorts of new discoveries. Once yo...

Annual Percentage Yield (...

When looking at financial products and services, there are many essential terms to underst...

HUECU Celebrates Nurses

HUECU recently sponsored the Chief Nurse Address at Mass General Hospital in celebration o...

Ways to Manage Finances a...

There’s a moment in every romantic relationship in which financial responsibility becomes ...

5 Things to Know Before B...

Besides buying property, buying a new car is one of the most significant purchases you wil...

Your Ultimate Guide to Sa...

Saving money – we all know it’s an important part of life, but it can be much easier said ...

Budgeting Basics

As we move deeper into 2018, now is a good time to refresh some of those New Year’s Resolu...

HUECU receives 2018 Ameri...

On May 29, 2018, HUECU was awarded the America Saves Designation of Saving Excellence. The...

Top Five Student Debt Myt...

According to recent statistics regarding student debt in our country, Americans owe over $...

Financial Literacy for Ki...

In celebration of International Children's Day, we’re talking about ways to educate childr...

3 Unique Tips to Help You...

Your home is one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make – so it only makes sense that...

Credit vs. Debit; Differe...

Both credit cards and debit cards are useful and convenient means of payment, especially i...

Financial tips for recent...

It’s that time of the year where  graduation caps are thrown in the air and we celebrate t...

Planning a staycation

Traveling to a new country or a tropical resort far, far away isn’t your only vacation opt...

Jeans for the Jimmy Fund

In celebration of the arrival of Spring and baseball season, HUECU seized the opportunity ...

Planting The Seeds For Yo...

Your retirement plan assets may be your most significant legacy when you move from one job...

5 Simple Steps to a Bette...

A better credit score overnight isn’t really feasible. It takes time and good practices to...

Budgeting for summer chil...

School is almost out! More time with the little ones doesn’t have to mean higher summer ex...

Money Matters for New Par...

Becoming a new parent is one of the most exciting things that can happen in your life. It ...

Run with HUECU! B.A.A. 10...

We’re organizing teams for the Boston Athletic Association 10K and the Race Cancer Foundat...

Home Loans: Should You Bu...

If you’re ready to purchase property, congratulations! Buying a home is one of the most im...

Budgeting Tips Every 20-s...

Your 20s are an exciting decade for change and growth; from graduating from college, to in...

Why You need an Emergency...

A rainy day fund can keep you protected from much more than just a few raindrops. By savin...

Our Favorite Financial Li...

The journey to financial wellness is one filled with all sorts of new discoveries. Once yo...

Every Day is Earth Day at...

Happy Earth Day! At the Credit Union, we’re committed to being stewards of the environment...

Spring clean your finance...

Spring is (finally!) here. Time to put away winter clothes and spring clean…our finances!

Choosing the right Studen...

Nearly three in four students across the United States graduate from college with student ...

The College Money Convers...

In a recent study conducted by Wakefield Research for Thrivent Financial, respondents agre...

Home Loans: Explained

Experts are predicting that 2018 will be another sellers’ market, meaning there are more p...

Tips for Living with Stud...

We asked a recent college graduate how she’s living with her student loans. Check out what...

Supporting the Harvard Co...

HUECU is proud to have donated to the Harvard College Marathon Challenge team (HCMC) as th...

2018 Scholarship Program ...

This year, the Harvard University Employees Credit Union once again awarded five high scho...

2018 Annual Meeting Recap

On Wednesday, March 28, 2018 the Credit Union held its 78th Annual Meeting. To begin the m...

How to Spend Your Tax Ref...

You’ve received a tax refund. Congratula­tions! But before you grab your wallet for a whir...

A Successful America Save...

America Saves Week wrapped up here at the Harvard University Employees Credit Union on Mar...

Own a Solar Energy System

Solar panels help you predict and control your energy usage, and they can amount to signif...

Less Student Debt, More P...

With nearly seven in 10 US college graduates leaving school with student loan debt, it’s n...

Stress and Spending

As we move deeper into 2018, the magic of the holiday may have worn off, and many of our N...

A Guide to College Compar...

College visits are incredibly valuable — and can be incredibly expensive, especially if yo...

The Only Guide You’ll Eve...

If you’re a homeowner, you’ve probably heard that mortgage refinancing could save you mone...

What Do You Need to Know ...

If you’re a homeowner, there’s a good chance that your most valuable asset is the house wh...

How To Develop Healthy Mo...

Being at college means dedicating yourself to the pursuit of education, but remember – lea...

Spring Break On a Budget

Spring Break can be expensive. Between Florida and Texas alone, American college students ...

Save as a Family

The family that saves together today is better off tomorrow! Nobody is born understanding ...

Save the Windfalls

Everyone likes receiving a big check, but they rarely happen with regularity. If you find ...

Save for rainy days. Save...

The sun may be shining, but it’s always good to save up for a rainy day! Setting aside som...

Save the easy way…automat...

Saving up for retirement, a house, or any big purchase can seem incredibly daunting. Like ...

Tax Reform 2017: What to ...

One of the most significant tax reform bills in decades was passed in December. Here are s...

2018 Wintersession Recap

Wintersession, the last week of Winter Recess before classes begin, is a time when student...

A Better Banking Alternat...

Recently, Bank of America announced a new fee on their checking accounts for those who do ...

5 tips to help you file y...

Whether you file your own taxes or pay someone to file your taxes, it’s important to be we...

7 Tips and Tricks to Beco...

Budgeting in college isn’t easy. Each semester brings a new wave of class fees and must-bu...

Holiday debt overstaying ...

Credit card debt can linger long after the joys of the holidays. A post-holiday balance tr...

Personal Finance 2018 Win...

Now in its 7th year, our Personal Finance Management Wintersession course kicks off Januar...

Do You Need a Credit Card...

Going to college means entering a new world of freedom, and responsibility. Students are f...

Winter Money Saving Tips ...

Winter can be pricey!

America Saves Week

HUECU has joined forces with America Saves to raise awareness about the importance of savi...

A Message from the CEO

Dear HUECU Members,

SERVICE CHAMPION: Migdali...

Migdalia Gomez, Financial Education Services Specialist, is the 3rd Quarter 2017 Service C...

Call for Applications – H...

The governing body of Harvard University Employees Credit Union is a 15 member Board of Di...

Chuck-a-Puck is Back for ...

Chuck-a-Puck is back for the 2017-2018 Harvard hockey season. During select games, fans wi...

Preventing Identity Theft...

The holiday season is upon us and many of us now search the world wide web for the best de...

Creative Gift Giving to S...

Holiday gift giving can be tough on the wallet. The average American spends $929 on gifts ...

Smart Saving Tips for a V...

The leaves are changing, the air is cool and crisp, and the holidays are nearly here! But ...

5 tools to help you manag...

Managing student loans can feel overwhelming, but just remember – you’re not alone. There ...

Health Savings Accounts &...

Fall is open-enrollments season for most employees, the time of year when you can change o...

Unique Login ID Option No...

HUECU now offers the ability to change your Online Banking ID to be something other than y...

High School Students Beco...

This month, HUECU teamed up with the Brighton Public Schools, Harvard Ed Portal and Boston...

Experience International ...

On October 19, 2017, credit union members around the world will celebrate International Cr...

Email Phishing Scam

HUECU is aware of members' receiving an email that claims to be from 'Account Security' re...

How Home Equity Can Help ...

When your wedding day comes, you want it to be an occasion of love and laughter; a sparkli...

Reducing personal finance...

Close to 33% of employees are distracted at work due to their personal finances1. Those di...

Service Champion: Jacquel...

Jacqueline Baker, Data Specialist, is the 2nd Quarter 2017 Service Champion recipient.

Equifax Cybersecurity Inc...

Equifax, one of the three major consumer credit reporting agencies, has revealed that a hu...

Spreading Hope One Card a...

On August 9th, HUECU teamed up with Partners HealthCare, the location of our newest branch...

Refresh Your Finances wit...

Refresh Your Finances with HUECU’s Fiscal Cleanse

Now Access Over 5,500 Bra...

Last week the CO-OP Financial Services announced that the CO-OP Shared Branch network pass...

How to Attend a Wedding W...

Organizing your own wedding is not a cheap endeavor, but the costs of being a wedding gues...

Teaching Personal Finance...

Do you remember who taught you how to manage your first paycheck or when to file your taxe...

Harvard Square Branch Hos...

On June 21st, members visited our Harvard Square branch to chat with us about their summer...

HUECU has a job opening f...

Our mission at HUECU is to enhance our members’ lives by developing and offering trustwort...

2017 Chalk on the Walk

On Sunday, May 8th, the HUECU Chalk Artists gathered to volunteer their artistic abilities...

Service Champion: Sevy Dr...

Sevy Dres, Member Services Representative, is the 1st Quarter 2017 Service Champion recipi...

Home Equity: The Basics, ...

In life, there are few sources of pride and pleasure greater than owning your own home; wa...

Triumphant Children's Boo...

Each April, HUECU participates in the Credit Union Community Hope Initiative in collecting...

Financial “Check-Ups” at ...

Last week, HUECU wrapped up a series of Financial “Check-Ups” for the residents and traine...

Introducing MySolar Finan...

This year make a green energy investment for your home. Solar panels are kind to the envir...

Meet HUECU’s 2017 Scholar...

This year, the Credit Union awarded five (5) deserving high school seniors, with an $1,000...

Vacation Club Disbursemen...

The warm weather has finally arrived and summer is just around the corner. We know you've ...

Why Take Out a Home Equit...

Fundamentally, accessing the equity in your home can provide a means to borrow money rathe...

HUECU Supports 121st Bost...

This year the Credit Union supported the initiatives of local marathon teams in the commun...

New HUECU Branch Now Open...

HUECU is excited to announce today the opening of a new, full-service Credit Union branch ...

HUECU collects new and us...

Book donations are distributed to a variety of family service agencies throughout the stat...

2017 Annual Meeting Recap

On Wednesday, March 29, 2017 the Credit Union held its 77th Annual Meeting. To begin the m...

6 Steps to Buying Your Fi...

Did you miss Part 1? Catch up by clicking here.

Free Real Estate Services...

The partnership between HUECU, Harvard University Housing, and Coldwell Banker Residential...

6 Steps to Buying Your Fi...

Do you contact a realtor first or a lender? How do you set your price range? How can you c...

Service Champion: James L...

James Lawrence, Retail Operations Administrator, is the 4th Quarter 2016 Service Champion ...

Filing Your Taxes: 5 Quic...

The holidays are over and the snow is melting, it must mean one thing: time to file 2016 t...

Wintersession Recap

In January, HUECU hosted its sixth annual Personal Finance Management seminar as part of t...

HUECU Participates in Sea...

This holiday season HUECU joined members of the Harvard Longwood Campus in giving back to ...

Personal Finance Manageme...

The program is specifically tailored to help undergrads learn to be financially independen...

Join HUECU’s Scholarship ...

In 2017, we are launching an HUECU Scholarship Program to benefit our community of members...

Easy Value After the Holi...

The winter holidays are one of the most magical times of the year, but holiday shopping ca...

New Financial Wellness Pa...

We are pleased to announce a new partnership in our continued efforts to support and promo...

Spreading Hope This Holid...

For the second year in a row, HUECU hosted a Cards for Kids event at the Charlestown Navy ...

Chuck-a-Puck Is Back for ...

Check out these 2017 select Harvard Hockey games where you can Chuck-a-Puck for a chance t...

Greater Boston Toys for T...

Last week, the Greater Boston Toys for Tots drive officially began with a donation from Ma...

Membership: A Family Affa...

As a member-owner of HUECU, you’re a member for life, even if you move or change employers...

Service Champion: Daniela...

Daniela Ottaviano, MGH Assistant Branch Manager, is the 3rd Quarter 2016 Service Champion ...

6 Student Loan Refinancin...

An estimated 44 million graduates across America owe a combined $1.3 trillion in student l...

HUECU THINKS PINK

HUECU will be joining the fight against breast cancer with our Annual Think PINK campaign.

Secure Mobile Banking wit...

Touch ID® is now available to members with the most recent version of the HUECU Mobile Ban...

Celebrating One Year in o...

One year ago today, we opened the doors to a new branch in Harvard Square, and by extensio...

Welcome to Campus!

Part of the college experience is learning to be independent and self-reliant. For many, t...

Millennials and Debt Mana...

According to a USA Today/Bank of America Money Habit survey.

Service Champion: Tanise ...

Tanise Adams-Wade, Controller, is the 2nd Quarter 2016 Service Champion recipient.

Know Your Student Loans

The average student will graduate with a whopping $40,000 in student loans, but for those ...

HUECU Welcomes Incoming S...

As a student resource, HUECU is committed in providing students with the necessary tools t...

The Benefit of Holding a ...

Congratulations! Paying your credit card balance on time every month most likely means:

Tips for Paying the Tuiti...

Summer is here for a few more weeks but universities have already sent their fall tuition ...

Financial Health Matters

Today is the official Financial Health Matters Day. Your financial health matters to us ev...

New ATM Coming Soon

There is a new ATM in town and it will be readily available for cash withdrawals within th...

How to Save Money on Your...

Many of us shop around for the lowest-priced car, gas, and even car wash, but maybe you sh...

The Credit Union Magic Mi...

Imagine the rush of gripping the handle of an empty, oversized shopping cart in a warehous...

Two More Reasons Why Your...

A low appraisal can complicate the home-buying process because a lender will only finance ...

HUECU Proudly Sponsors Bo...

On Wednesday, June 1st, the Credit Union sponsored an Academic Career Panel & Speed Networ...

Service Champion: Cori Mi...

Cori Mintzer, Marketing Coordinator, is the 1st Quarter 2016 Service Champion recipient.

What Would You Do With On...

That’s 400 million days of exploring, traveling, tasting, and bonding. So why not take adv...

Priceless Boston

Priceless Cities is a global program that inspires cardholders to explore Priceless® possi...

Congrats Class of 2016!

Don't miss out on all the excitement around the Square for this year's commencement activi...

Important Information for...

If you recently were mailed a new HUECU credit card equipped with EMV chip technology, ple...

When was the last time yo...

Your credit report is a summary of your credit history usage and repayment; lenders use th...

Chalking the Walk for a s...

On Sunday, May 15th, the (unofficial) HUECU Chalk Artists gathered for a second year in a ...

Coming Soon: The Credit U...

Imagine the rush of gripping the handle of an empty, oversized shopping cart in a warehous...

Tips for Managing Your St...

Dealing with your student loan debt can seem like a daunting task. The key to getting ahea...

Three Reasons Why Your Ho...

A low appraisal can complicate the home-buying process because a lender will only finance ...

Spreading Hope & Joy At L...

On Thursday, HUECU hosted our second Cards for Kids event at the T. H. Chan School of Publ...

Triumphant Children's Boo...

Each April, HUECU participates in the Credit Union Community Hope Initiative in collecting...

Successful Earth Day 2016

On Earth Day, a group of HUECU staff joined other members of the Harvard Square Business A...

Vacation Club Disbursemen...

The warm weather has finally arrived and summer is just around the corner. We know you've ...

Celebrating Earth Day 201...

This Friday, April 22nd, the Credit Union will be asking all members who visit a branch lo...

Supporting Local Marathon...

The Credit Union is honored to support the initiatives of several local marathon teams fro...

Inaugural Spring Home Buy...

The program featured experts from HUECU, Harvard University Housing and Coldwell Banker wh...

Be Green This Spring

Earth day is upon us which means Spring is in full swing. Here are some simple ways to be ...

Teach Your Kids About Mon...

In celebration of National Credit Union Youth Month, HUECU is raising awareness on how to ...

Writing a Letter to the S...

Does including a personal letter with your offer matter when purchasing a home?  You bet i...

Welcome New Board Members

HUECU would like to welcome and congratulate our new directors April D. Edrington and Shah...

Handle Your Student Loan ...

If it totals $10,000 or more, the help you need may be right at hand: HUECU’s student loan...

Tax Tips: Keep or Toss?

KEEP: W-2s, 1099s, and brokerage and financial statements to prove income at least three y...

5th Year of Wintersession...

Now in its 5th year, this multi-day program, held during Harvard College’s Wintersession, ...

White the Bright with HUE...

The woman of Harvard take on Yale for the WHITE OUT Bright-Landry Event! THIS Saturday, Fe...

Service Champion: Flo Col...

Flo Colarossi, Mortgage Servicing Specialist, is the 4th Quarter 2015 Service Champion rec...

Happy 2016!

Thank you all for your continued support of HUECU. Our Credit Union has had an amazing yea...

Service Champion: Tim Her...

Tim Herald, First Impression Person II, is the 3rd Quarter 2015 Service Champion recipient...

Young Professionals Givin...

In late September, a number of HUECU young professionals donated their evening to attend a...

Spreading Hope & Joy

This Holiday Season HUECU wanted to give a sense of hope and joy to as many hospitalized a...

Wintersession 2016

Wintersession takes place during the last week before classes resume and offers a variety ...

Happy Hanukkah

Hanukkah aka the Festival of Lights is in full swing. Set out your menorah and take the ti...

NCUA Board Member Visits ...

During a recent visit to Cambridge, new National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board ...

Give Back This Holiday Se...

This holiday season, HUECU is partnering with the U. S. Marine Corps Toys For Tots Program...

International Credit Unio...

Take a good look at the credit union movement, from the outside or within, and what you’ll...

Fall Auto Loan Special

HUECU will help you get a car that fits your lifestyle with payments that fit your budget....

Harvard Square Branch is ...

It's a great day in Harvard Square, especially at 104 Mount Auburn Street, where our new b...

Record Growth at HUECU

This June, HUECU reached a historic milestone by surpassing $500 million in assets for the...

Service Champion: Emilio ...

Emilio Passariello, Assistant Manager of the Contact Center, is the 2nd Quarter 2015 Servi...

Stand Up to Cancer

You can help make a difference when you pay for your meals this summer. Whether it’s havin...

Updates Coming to Mobile ...

The new Unified User Experience (UUX) is coming to the Credit Union mobile apps next week ...

Boston Pride Week 2015

HUECU wishes our family, friends, and members in the LGBT community a very Happy Pride 201...

Apple Pay Now Available a...

You can now use your HUECU credit and debit cards with Apple Pay. It's the easy, secure wa...

HUECU Represents at Annua...

On Sunday, May 3rd, HUECU members and staff volunteered their artistic abilities for Cambr...

Service Champion: Sharon ...

Sharon Cummings, Loan Servicing Manager, is the 1st Quarter 2015 Service Champion recipien...

Member Alert: Phishing Sc...

In these attacks, members receive an email message that attempts to draw their attention w...

HUECU Celebrates Earth Da...

On Wednesday, April 22nd HUECU participated in Harvard Square Business Association 2nd Ann...

Coming Soon: A Unified Us...

HUECU’s electronic banking interface is getting a makeover. This summer, we will introduce...

April Children’s Book Dri...

Last year, working with the Cooperative Credit Union Association’s charitable partner, the...

Coming Soon: New Harvard ...

Just two short blocks down the road from the existing branch, the upper floors of this new...

Notice of Branch Relocati...

NOTICE

Financial Wellness Day @ ...

HUECU proudly supports financial wellness and will be represented in a number of these wor...

2015 Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is open to all HUECU members. During the meeting, the President & CEO, ...

Spring Countdown Auto Loa...

Spring gives us a lot to celebrate. Pretty soon, we'll be able to retire our snow shovels ...

Service Champion: Jordan ...

Jordan Maykis, Compliance and Research Representative, is the 4th Quarter 2014 Service Cha...

2014 Tax Information

Form 1099INT including interest earned on deposit accounts Form 1098 for interest paid (in...

Wintersession Continues S...

This past January, HUECU hosted its fourth annual Personal Finance Management seminar as p...

Don't Wait to Secure Your...

It’s not too late to make additional contributions for 2014! You are free to do so anytime...

Home Buyer Workshops

Thinking of buying a home? HUECU Home Buyer workshops are offered throughout the year and ...

Milestone in Mobile Check...

For the first time since launching mobile check deposit in early 2014, HUECU had over $1 m...

Wintersession Seminar

Wintersession takes place during the last week before classes resume and offers a variety ...

Holiday Skip-a-Pay

The holidays can be tough on your budget and we know sometimes you just need a little extr...

Service Champion: Thiago ...

Thiago Oliveira, Sr. Teller and MSR at Charlestown Navy Yard, is the 3rd Quarter 2014 Serv...

Apple Pay Coming Soon

HUECU is committed to providing our members with cutting-edge technology. We are currently...

Giving Back: Toys for Tot...

For over twenty years HUECU has fostered the credit union philosophy of People Helping Peo...

HUECU Hosts Google Hangou...

In late November, HUECU participated in its first ever Google Hangout (a live video chat t...

Celebrating a Special Ser...

Credit Union President/CEO Gene Foley was surprised at the annual Company Meeting as the e...

'Tis the Season for Membe...

Stretch Your Budget With a Holiday Loan From HUECU Make the holidays as stress-free as pos...

Columbus Auto Special Alm...

Whether you're purchasing or refinancing, you can take advantage of rates as low as 1.75% ...

Holiday Club Savings Avai...

It's hard to believe, but holiday shopping season is almost upon us. There's no need to st...

International Credit Unio...

On October 16, 2014, credit unions around the world will celebrate International Credit Un...

Columbus Day Auto Special

To celebrate Columbus Day, we're offering an incredible deal on auto loans for a limited t...

Now Offering Foreign Curr...

Travelers should have multiple payment options available while abroad. Credit and debit ca...

Home Depot Breach Update

The recent data breach announced by Home Depot at its stores in the U.S. and Canada betwee...

Browser Certificate Issue

First things first: there is no security risk.

Coming Soon: EMV Chip

Beginning in December, every new HUECU Credit Card will include the enhanced security of a...

New Checking Option for T...

The Varsity Life Account allows teens to develop important money-management skills, while ...

Introducing the new HUECU...

We are very excited to have launched the redeveloped HUECU.org, a key step in the continue...

Updates to HUECU Mobile B...

The latest update brings a more modern, streamlined member experience across your smartpho...

Service Champion: Laura B...

Laura began her HUECU career as an Administrative Assistant in March, 2011 and was promote...

Stand Up to Cancer

Help fund cancer research by paying for a meal with your HUECU MasterCard®.*

Celebrating 75 Years

HUECU was founded on June 26, 1939, when Harvard University employees banded together to c...

Travel with HUECU

Vacation Loan: Didn’t save enough for the trip? Consider a Vacation Loan to stretch your b...

HUECU Partners with Artli...

Co-founder Liz Powers — a Harvard alum — wrote a thesis that explored the social benefits ...

2014 Commencement Celebra...

It was full of sights and sounds that make us proud to be part of the Crimson community. A...

Service Champion: Paul Co...

The selection criteria for this award included the quality of the notes received and writt...

Addressing Concerns About...

The Heartbleed Bug was introduced to OpenSSL in December 2011 and has been out in the wild...

April is Childrens Book M...

Last year, working with the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless, 38 credit unions col...

Welcome New Board Members

HUECU would like to welcome and congratulate our new directors Karrie Ford and Jason Luke.

74th Annual Meeting Held

On Wednesday, March 26, 2014, the Credit Union held its 74th Annual Meeting. President and...

ATM/Debit Card Phishing S...

The automated message requests call recipients to “Press 1″ where they are to enter their ...

Prime Time for an Equity ...

For a limited time, the Credit Union is offering an incredibly low introductory rate of 1....

Earn Cash Back on Every P...

Like all HUECU Credit Cards, the Platinum Rewards Card has no annual fee and no balance tr...

Avoid Common Tax Pitfalls

Income tax preparation companies pitch their services by claiming they will help individua...

MGH Employees Start Bosto...

The bravery and tenacity of the victims and their families inspired these nurses to get in...

Procrastinating IRA Contr...

An analysis of traditional and Roth IRA contributions made by Vanguard Group customers sho...

Welcome to HUECU

Yanira Conde is the newest addition to our MGH Branch Teller Line. Previously, Yanira work...

Important Info on Target ...

Only cards that were that were swiped in person at their store locations are involved. Onl...

HUECU Members Support Toy...

The primary goal of the Foundation is to deliver, through a new toy at Christmas, a messag...

Welcome to Team HUECU

Shawna Rosher recently started as a teller at the MGH Branch.  Shawna brings to HUECU many...

Computer Games Teach Fina...

Wintersession 2014 will prove to be no different as HUECU’s Director of Student Services, ...

International Credit Unio...

The day is recognized to reflect upon the credit union movement's history and to promote i...

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