INTERNATIONAL CREDIT UNION DAY At GECU, we live the credit union difference every single day through our efforts to keep the people helping people philosophy alive. Our philosophy goes back to the 1840s, when citizens of the workforce came together by pooling their incomes and loaning money to each other. This eventually led to them […]

Credit unions are often mistaken for banks because of the similarities between the two — both are financial institutions that offer a variety of financial products and services, including checking accounts, savings accounts, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, loans and more. However, there are striking differences between the two that can make all the […]

Small Business Week is here! We’re celebrating the determination and drive of the entrepreneurs who form the backbone of the U.S. economy May 5–11. GECU applauds the dreamers who work hard to bring their vision to life by providing the jobs, goods and services that keep our economy going!     GRASSROOTS GROWTH According to […]

We met with Sangre Gitana’s guitarist and vocalist Frank Hernandez to talk about their story, the influence of international artists, and the inspiration they find in their homes and in our Sun City, El Paso, Texas. Sangre Gitana is an original rumba flamenco band based out of El Paso, “in the crossroads of a musical […]

SUN CITY STORIES   As soon as you step into Sageland MicroSociety Elementary School, you notice the colorful murals created by teachers and you can feel the care and dedication from the school’s faculty and staff as they teach students how to start their own business and manage their money. Sageland MicroSociety Elementary School is […]