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Buying a used car with confidence

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • April 12th, 2018

In the market for a new-to-you vehicle? There are pros to buying used: The original owner will have absorbed the costly depreciation that occurs in the first few years of ownership. And, since the value of the vehicle is lower,…

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Make your home’s equity work for you

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • March 22nd, 2018

It was a homeowner’s nightmare. After a pipe burst in front of their house, a young couple was on the hook for some $20,000 worth of repairs. “If they would have had equity in their home, they could have borrowed…

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Dupaco helps new member drive her way to happiness

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • July 12th, 2017

After getting pre-approved for an auto loan, Lindsey Mason bought her first vehicle on her own. But the college student’s excitement over the monumental moment was short-lived. “In the short amount of time it took to drive from the dealership to…

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Debt consolidation: Is it right for you?

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • May 15th, 2017

When you’re struggling to get out from under debt, any amount of payment relief can be a weight lifted off your shoulders. When used correctly, debt consolidation can help you pay off those loan balances and free up cash flow…

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Credit Coach loan helps member get money ahead

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • April 14th, 2016

A credit score is a powerful number. The ability to obtain financing, rent an apartment or even get a job can all depend on that number. But here’s the catch 22: it’s really hard to get credit if you have…

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Turn to your credit union for biweekly payments

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • July 21st, 2015

Biweekly payments give Dupaco members twice the benefit: Loan savings at absolutely no cost. But there are plenty of mortgage-payment companies out there trying to make a quick buck off this popular payment option. With biweekly payments, you end up…

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New homes don’t always mean new financials

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • May 12th, 2015

My family hasn’t lived in Dubuque for nearly five years. But no matter where we go, Dupaco Community Credit Union continues to be there for us. Most recently, that involved refinancing our mortgage from afar. As interest rates continued to drop…

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