Money Matters Newsletter
We are pleased to have opened the Elkhorn Full Service branch (located two blocks north of Dodge on the west side of 204th) earlier in August. This office includes a smaller retail lobby, two drive-thru lanes, and a drive-up ATM.
The question is, what will normal look like moving forward? At Metro, changing consumer preferences means “normal” won’t look the same after the pandemic as it did in 2019. Just like everywhere else, consumers were increasing their adoption of digital channels in banking before Covid.
Nearly every business was affected by COVID-19 and most were impacted negatively. As we close out 2020, with news of COVID vaccines soon to arrive, we sat down with CU President Mike McDermott to ask some questions about how Metro was specifically impacted by the pandemic.
Buying a home may signify different things for different people, but the most common dream of owning a home is having a place where memories are made. Buying a home has the potential to bring you a high return on investment. Learn more about mortgages and HELOCs.
To provide assistance to members experiencing financial hardship resulting from the response to COVID-19, Metro Credit Union is offering two short term financial relief programs. Members may choose our Skip-a-Loan Payment program and participate in our Emergency Loan Program.
Throughout the year we've helped members celebrate what's possible: new kitchens, new cars, new beginnings, and everything in between. While everyone's needs are different, it is our sense of family that brings us all together, especially during the holiday season.
In advertising, provoking an emotion can be a very effective way to increase sales. Fear, for example, is a very powerful emotion. Advertisers will appeal to that emotion by telling a quick story to frighten consumers, like: “Millions of people have their identities stolen every year,” or “Did you know criminals can forge your name and take out a mortgage on your home.” Then, the advertiser offers a way for you to protect yourself against those things happening, usually for a monthly fee.
Full Article: Don't Let Criminals Play on Your Emotions!
Mobile Banking For The Future
At Metro, we’re committed to creating a mobile banking app that will allow you to do almost everything on your phone that you can do in a branch. We can’t create that world overnight, but beginning in March, we will take a giant step in that direction.
Full Article: Mobile Banking For The Future