Entries from January 2012

CNN Money Expert Clark Howard Encourages Consumers to Go To a Credit Union for a Car Loan!

Date January 25, 2012

I happened upon this video today on CNN. And lo and behold…Clark Howard – CNN’s Money Expert – is talking about getting the best deal for a car loan at a credit union. I’m biased, but I agree. Especially if you already have a car, and a car loan. I can’t speak for all credit […]

Vehicle Identification Number and Vehicle History Reports

Date January 19, 2012

As cars were first being introduced into California, there was no orderly way to track the vehicles or the owners until 1905. To keep track of all vehicles, the state required cars, bicycles, carriages, carts and similar vehicles to be licensed. However, the automotive industry used a different method to track their vehicles- Vehicle Identification […]

Free Mobile Banking is Here!

Date January 13, 2012

Whether you’re on vacation, at work or out running errands, you can use your internet-enabled phone or device to do your MCCU banking! With our new FREE Mobile Banking, you can:     Check balances and view account history and paid checks Transfer funds Make loan payments (consumer loans only) Make payments using Bill Pay […]

Free E-Waste Collection and Paper Shredding Event January 7th!

Date January 4, 2012

Bring your old TV sets, computer monitors, cell phones and more to this free event! Where: Westfield Village at Topanga – 6360 Topanga Cyn. Blvd., Woodland Hills When: Saturday, January 7th 9am to 2pm Portions of the proceeds will be donated to the Topanga Police Youth Board and LAPD West Valley PALS, both 501(c)(3) organizations. […]

The New Year Brings New Laws to California

Date January 3, 2012

First, let me wish you all a happy and healthy New Year! Did you know that in 2012, retail stores -including grocery stores- will no longer offer plastic bags? You’ll need to bring your own bags, or pay $0.10 per paper bag. If you have small children, did you know that unless they are at […]