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THE SWACU NEWSLETTER SPRING 2021 People who know me know I love baseball. I love everything about it! I love being in the stadium cheering for my team (Texas Rangers), the sound a home run ball makes as it comes off the bat, the food, the smells, the songs we sing and dance to...everything. It makes me happy! Baseball season often reminds me of how different the sport is compared to others. I don’t find it to be slow, like some would claim. Instead, I say it takes concentration, dedication, focus and patience for players and fans to ride out 9 innings to a win! It takes great physical and mental conditioning for the players to make it through 162 games each season. They could not persevere without deep

CORE strength. Similarly, SWACU is about to embark on a project that will require intense concentration, dedication, focus and patience for our staff, with the result being a huge win for both our staff and our members. As mentioned last quarter, we are changing our CORE operating system that will increase our technology efficiencies while allowing us to offer even more products/services and assist our members faster. We cannot wait. This project kicked off internally with our staff March 24th and we couldn’t be more excited to get the next 12 months behind us so you can see how strong our CORE has become.

We know it will be a Home Run for everyone!! Stay tuned!

TOTAL LOANS

$446,075,966 TOTAL DEPOSITS

$699,625,331 TOTAL ASSETS

$776,455,495 TOTAL MEMBERS

57,730

FINANCIALS As of February 28, 2021

IN THIS ISSUE: • Peace of Mind with

SWACU Mortgage Loans

• First Time Home Buyer Webinar Schedule

• SWACU Security – The Do’s and Don’t’s

• Good News Bears • SEG Recruitment • Shred Day is Back! • Ace Coloring Contest

• Daniel J. Kimber Update

• GreenPath Debt Solutions


FIRST TIME HOME BUYER WEBINARS

MORE THAN JUST

RETURN!

WE ARE...

STRENGTH | WELLNESS | ADVENTURE | CARE | UNITY Grab your piece of dream property with peace of mind and a SWACU mortgage loan! HOME MORTGAGE LOAN HOME EQUITY LOAN HOME EQUITY LINE OF CREDIT HOME IMPROVEMENT LOAN

We have two more informative webinars scheduled this buying season! Which date works best for you?

Watch our upcoming eNewsletter for registration information.

Finding the right mortgage product is easier when you work with one of SWACU’s team of dedicated mortgage specialists. When you’re done, you’ll be unpacking your home and grinning while you do it!

THURSDAY

For more information about SWACU Home Loans, visit:

THURSDAY

www.swacu.mortgagewebcenter.com

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*Certain restrictions apply.

...SWACU SECURITY...SWACU SECURITY...SWACU SECURITY...SWACU SECURITY... DON’TS (Also known as never!) w NEVER provide personal information to anyone who has contacted you w NEVER click on links in emails to enter account information, usernames, or passwords w NEVER send money to someone asking for it, if you do not personally know them (not including purchases made by you)

DO’S (Better known as smart practice!) w REVIEW SECURITY TIPS listed on the FTC Website at: https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/ w BE CAUTIOUS responding to abnormal messages or clicking suspicious links from friends on social media, verify this is them & not someone pretending to be them w PAY ATTENTION to emails from odd email addresses, misspelled words & typos w CONSIDER SETTING ALERTS & TRANSACTION AMOUNTS for your debit/credit cards


The coach is stealing the signs. The pitcher is delivering the low loan rates.

The team is ready to knock it out of the park.

Consider the possibilities.

LOAN APPROVAL

SINCE 1975

SEG

MEMBERSHIP They say sharing is caring, did you know you can share Southwest Airlines Federal Credit Union with your friends and family? If you know someone who owns or works for a company or business located within 25 miles of one of our branches, their company can apply to become a SWACU Select Employee Group (SEG) and be able to offer the benefits of SWACU to their employees and their families. Simply have them go to swacu.org/join, then click “Company Membership,” then they just follow the instructions and our Business Development Team will be in contact with them.

“THE GOOD NEWS STARRING OUR

CREDIT CARDS

STARRING OUR

PLATINUM | SIGNATURE | REWARDS

AUTO LOANS

NEW | USED | REFINANCED

TUOYO ASAGBA

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT REPRESENTATIVE TASAGBA@SWACU.ORG

L O W R AT E S A N D G R E AT T E R M S H AV E T U R N E D U P S P R I N G F E V E R L I K E H O L LY W O O D H A S N E V E R S E E N B E F O R E .

Copyright 2021 By SWACU Pictures Corporation. All rights reserved. Federally Insured by NCUA. All loans subject to credit approval. Rates subject to change. No one can hit a curve ball on this team.

SHRED DAY IS BACK!!!!

JOIN US FRIDAY, MAY 7TH - IT’S STILL A FREE EVENT! On May 7th, bring your unneeded sensitive documents to your local SWACU Branch. The Dallas Branch will have a Shred-It truck on site from 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. to securely shred all documents. The Houston and Phoenix Branches will have locked Shred-It bins for members to deposit their documents to be securely shredded.

PLEASE HELP US BY OBSERVING ALL NECESSARY SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES.

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Memorial Day

Hey kids, it’s time for our annual Ace coloring contest! DATES: APRIL 1-30, 2021

Go to swacu.org, download and submit your coloring sheet by clicking “SWACU Coloring Contest” under the “What’s New?” area on swacu.org! We know what color the Ace of Savings logo is, but be creative! Use your favorite colors and we might use them! We’ll announce winners in our eNewsletter and on social media. Keep an eye out, we’ll be sure to compliment your great skills! Dream big! Go far!

The Ace way!

THE 2021 DANIEL J. KIMBER

SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS WILL BE CONTACTED BY MAY 6TH. PLEASE PAY ATTENTION TO EMAILS AND PHONE CALLS FROM THE SWACU MARKETING DEPARTMENT.

Get to work!

This ends April 30th!

First a pandemic, then a historical freeze, then gas prices double. We know times are hard, but the bright side is that as a member of SWACU, you have the FREE benefit of Greenpath Debt Solutions. We know this past year was difficult for most everyone, give them a call or visit greenpath.com and see how they can help you start the year off on the right foot!

CHANGE IN TERMS - Effective May 1, 2021 – CHANGES TO REWARD CHECKING AND LUV TUNES ACCOUNTS

*If eligibility requirements are met for the qualification cycle, domestic ATM fees incurred during the current statement cycle will be refunded up to $20.00.

PRIVACY POLICY – TO VIEW THE CURRENT VERSION OF THE SWACU PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT www.swacu.org. TO REQUEST A PAPER COPY OF THE SWACU PRIVACY POLICY, PLEASE CALL 800-262-5325.

Over 5,000 reasons to go to this site! www.swacu.org/coop

Go online and discover the convenience and benefits of our CO-OP Shared Branching. We have over 5,000 locations across the country for you to access your SWACU accounts. FEDERALLY INSURED BY NCUA

FIND US @ SWACU DALLAS | HOUSTON | PHOENIX | EULESS

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