Assets First-Time Homebuyers Should Have

October 31st, 2018

Believe it or not, you’ll need more than just a pile of cash to make your first (or second, or third) home purchase. There are other non-monetary assets that you’ll need in order to qualify for a home loan with the lowest interest rate. Add these five assets to your list of things to have

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WWFCU Celebrates International Credit Union Day by Rewarding its Members

October 16th, 2018

October 18, 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of International Credit Union (ICU) Day. Since 1948, credit unions around the world have come together annually on the third Thursday in October to commemorate the credit union movement’s history and achievements. About ICU Day For over 150 years, credit unions worldwide have proudly collaborated to put people before

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Don’t Forget to Ask These Questions When Buying a New Car

October 11th, 2018

There are many questions you’ll be asking yourself, the dealership sales associate, and probably car review websites before you decide to buy a new vehicle—but here are six questions you should ask before signing any purchase papers. These questions should be your “deal testers,” a way for you to verify the purchase terms, understand all

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WWFCU Dances its Way to a $1,000 Donation

September 24th, 2018

Never one to shirk from a challenge, the Wayne Westland Federal Credit Union (WWFCU) team decided to take part in the Michigan Credit Union League’s #KekeChallenge. Set to Drake’s “In My Feelings,” and including dance moves made popular by Instagram comedian theshiggyshow, the WWFCU staff definitely rose to the #KekeChallenge! By participating in the challenge, we’re

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Your Complete Used Car Buying Guide

September 13th, 2018

If you’re considering replacing your vehicle, have you considered purchasing a used one? The perception of used cars can be somewhat negative. That’s why the market-friendly term “pre-owned” is now more widely used (forgive the pun). However, shopping for a used car can be tricky because every car has a unique, and often hidden, history.

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A Brief Overview of Our New ATMs

September 7th, 2018

We’re thrilled to announce our new ATMs are now open and ready to use! While most ATMs are similar, there are a few features of our new ATMs that we’d like to explain. Tilting Screen The new ATM screens can tilt to three different positions to accommodate different vehicle heights and help reduce sun glare

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Credit Unions and Small Businesses: A Perfect Partnership

August 29th, 2018

Credit unions are not-for-profit, community-based, member-owned financial institutions that are uniquely positioned to help America’s more than 27 million small businesses. They return yearly profits to their members in the form of lower interest rates on loans, lower fees on accounts, and better interest on savings accounts—including business accounts and loans. They also offer smaller

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Avoid This Dangerous Facebook Scam

August 28th, 2018

Bugs, viruses and ransomware have all forced us to be diligent when it comes to our email. But what about social media? Scammers are tackling Facebook, Twitter and other channels as well. The Better Business Bureau warns that you need to have your guard up wherever, and whenever, you click these days. One Facebook scam

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ATM Construction is Underway

August 14th, 2018

Monday was the day – our ATM replacement construction is now underway. For the next week or two, the ATMs next to our branch will be closed while we redo the area. While the construction is going on, you can visit our other ATM locations: • Westland Police Department – Lobby, 36701 Ford Road •

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What You Need to Know About Personal Loans

August 13th, 2018

In recent years, personal loans have become one of the fastest growing loan products. They’re appealing for many reasons: they can offer low interest rates for people with good to great credit, they can be for smaller loan amounts, and they can be used to pay for a range of life’s expenses, including consolidating debt,

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