LPCCU Blog

Our Tech Makes Your Life Easier

Even if you’re nowhere near 1400 Emmons Blvd, you can bank with Lincoln Park Community Credit Union. Even though we are a small credit union, we have the best mobile and online tools to help you manage your money from virtually anywhere. Sure, you can check balances and make transfers between your accounts. Where it […]

What can you do with a Home Equity Loan?

Homeownership comes with its share of hassles. repairs, lawn care, and the monthly payment. Ofcourse, having a place of your own is full of positives, including tax breaks and lower crime. Not to mention, it’s truly yours. There’s just something about being able to paint a room any color you like. Probably the top benefit […]

We’re here for you as we’ve always been

  We are excited to announce that our lobby is now OPEN for Member Service needs. The safety of our staff and members will always be a top priority as we adjust to the “new normal.” Because of that, here is how we are going to continue to keep everyone safe: Please continue to use […]

Scams to Watch Out For

Even during times like these, scammers are everywhere and looking to separate you from your hard-earned money. Over 2.2 million people reported fraud to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in 2020 with a total loss of $3.3 billion. And that’s only from incidents that were reported. Many fraud victims suffer in silence out of embarrassment. […]

Why Right Now Could Be the Best Time to Buy a Car

There are still previous year models on the lot, and every dealer knows the value and market appeal for those is dropping with each passing month. That’s especially true if those particular models didn’t get a 2021 version (including the Chevy Malibu, Buick Regal, Honda Fit, Kia Optima, and more). While industry experts are projecting an overall […]

Tips for First-Time Car Buyers

Even with more transportation options than any time in history including ride-share options like Lyft and Uber, getting your own car is an important moment. You get more control over where you go and when. No waiting around for your ride. No sitting in the car while the person driving you hops into the pharmacy […]

Exclusive Carvana Member Offer

We’re excited to announce that Carvana has joined the Love My Credit Union Rewards family with an exclusive $100 cash reward for credit union members!     Carvana is the leading e-commerce platform for buying used cars and the fastest growing used auto retailer in the country. With Carvana you can: Browse certified inventory: low […]

COVID-19 Update

With the continuing restrictions in Michigan due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the lobby at LPCCU remains closed in an effort to keep our members and employees safe. Coronavirus may have impacted the ability to visit our branch, but it doesn’t mean we aren’t still here and ready to assist you with any and all […]

Saving for a Down Payment

If you’re planning on buying a house, you’ve probably been thinking about how to save for the down payment. With the right financing, they can be very affordable. Here are some great tips to help you save for your down payment, earnest money, and closing costs. Determine your savings goal Before you begin saving, determine […]