Posts By: Amanda

Banff Receives Trees in Recognition of 75th Anniversary

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Employees from the Alberta credit union system will be planting trees in Central Park and on Banff Avenue today, National Tree Day, in recognition of the 75th anniversary of the Alberta credit union system, and to aid in the recovery of the community and lift the spirits of its residents impacted by the June floods…. Read more »

Common Scam and How to Avoid It

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Identity thieves numerous scams to trick you into giving up personal information. Here is one common scam and how you can protect yourself from being a victim. Phishing The term phishing is pronounced “fishing” and is exactly that — except that the fish they are attmepting to reel in are you and me and not… Read more »

Farewell Blog

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My last day with Bow Valley Credit Union is on Tuesday, August 27th. It has been a pleasure blogging for you to share my thoughts and ideas! I have gained a lot of knowledge and experience from the credit union and will be sad to leave but excited to pursue my next adventure 🙂 As… Read more »

Rocky Mountain Hockey Challenge

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Don’t miss the fifth annual Rocky Mountain Hockey Challenge! Hosted by MP Blake Richards and presented by Bow Valley Credit Union, the title sponsor. The event will be hosted at the Cochrane Arena and the doors open at 12:00 p.m. and the puck drops at 1:30 p.m. Guests present at this game are Hockey Night… Read more »

Summer Months

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We are nearing into the last few weeks of summer! What do you have planned during this time to wrap up your summer? Trips or camping? Share your ideas with us; we would love to hear! – Posted by Amanda Brash

Renting vs. Buying – Looking at the big picture!

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Things to consider when renting or buying your first home. Renting You do not build equity. You will be paying monthly payments but you will not have an asset when you are ready to move. Your monthly payments could increase. If you have not signed a contract with your Landlord or are on a monthly… Read more »