Connex Credit Union’s vision is to be a recognized leader for customer advocacy and experience among financial institutions in the markets we serve. Shadowing that vision, in 2021 we launched Pathways™ - a suite of products designed to improve access and management of financial services for individuals who are new to, underserved or financially challenged... Continue Reading →
Home Buying Tips and Incentives for First-time Homebuyers
Who’s Ready for Homeownership? As we head into peak home-buying season, Connex has some fundamental tips for buying a home in Connecticut’s robust real estate market. In addition, Connex is offering its members who are first-time homebuyers up to $1,000 credit at closing. “Buying a home is a huge step, and it’s important to understand... Continue Reading →
Motivation Monday: April 19, 2021
Welcome to a new week! It's time for your Motivational Monday quote for April 19, 2021. Never underestimate the power of your kind actions and words. Nothing is ever too small to have an impact! How will you positively affect others this week?
It’s Credit Union Youth Month!
April is Credit Union Youth Month! Providing financial education embodies the Credit Union movement’s ‘people-helping-people’ philosophy. The theme for this year’s Youth Month is “Be a Credit Union Saver and Your Savings Will Never Go Extinct.” Together, we’re encouraging our youngest members to open their own savings account (with a parent or guardian’s help), begin... Continue Reading →
Building a Healthy Financial Foundation
How many pieces do you have in place? Provided by William DeBille When you read about money matters, you will sometimes see the phrase, “getting your financial house in order.” What exactly does that mean? When your financial “house is in order,” it means it is built on a solid foundation. It means that you... Continue Reading →
5 Smart Ways to Use Your Stimulus Check
Make a practical plan for your stimulus check! Start with these 5 smart options.
Happy International Women’s Day!
Today is International Women's Day, and we celebrate the women who have made strides in the Credit Union movement and the women of Connex. We thank you for all the hard work you do at Connex, from the front line to the back office to the board of directors! You are appreciated today and every... Continue Reading →
15 Ideas for Spreading Holiday Cheer During COVID
The holidays will look different this year, but you can still make it a memorable fun time for your family! Whether it's tweaking your current traditions or incorporating new ones, there are many cheer-spreading activities you can do while social distancing and practicing safety precautions.
Your Year-End Financial Checklist
Aspects of your financial life to review as the year draws to a close. Provided by William DeBille, Financial Advisor Connex Investment and Retirement Services The end of the year can help remind us of last-minute things we need to address and the goals we want to accomplish. To that end, here are some aspects... Continue Reading →
Don’t be a Mobile Payment App Victim
Did you know that the majority of PERSON to PERSON (P2P) cash applications offer zero fraud protection? These are apps such as Venmo, Cash App, etc. At Connex, we have noticed an increase in incidences where credit union members have been taken advantage of that involve P2P applications . If you haven't read the fine... Continue Reading →