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Great Credit Race: How will it finish?

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • October 16th, 2017

As racers near the Great Credit Race finish line, the battle to build solid credit remains a three-way tie. Anna O., Kiernan S. and Brett B. have long been leading the race, now tied with credit scores of 705. Four Dupaco race…

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Track your credit for a brighter financial future

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • August 28th, 2017

Dupaco Community Credit Union’s Bright Track just got even brighter. Now, in addition to your credit score and credit-building tips, you can access your full credit report—a free benefit of Dupaco membership. Regularly monitoring your credit report is another way you can…

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Race leaders keep their eyes on the prize

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • August 18th, 2017

Dupaco’s Great Credit Race is heating up, with three racers now tied for the lead. Dupaco members Anna O., Kiernan S. and Brett B. continue moving their credit scores in the right direction—all reporting scores of 703 this month. “I’m hoping I’m…

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Leading Great Credit Racers talk strategy

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • July 31st, 2017

With Dupaco’s Great Credit Race at the halfway mark, it’s proving to be a close battle. Too close, if you ask some. Two of the dozen racers—Anna O. and Kiernan S.—are tied for first place, both reporting credit scores of 701. The…

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Mescher helps long distance member begin homeownership dreams

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • July 25th, 2017

Dupaco Community Credit Union doesn’t miss an opportunity to help its members connect to opportunity. Long-distance member Emily VanDeWiel, of Lodi, is proof positive. Dupaco’s Lisa Mescher reached out to VanDeWiel to discuss the possibility of moving a dealer-financed auto…

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How to establish and grow your credit score

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • June 27th, 2017

Your ability to obtain financing, rent an apartment and even get a job might all depend on your credit score. But it’s hard to get credit without a score. Twelve members of Dupaco Community Credit Union are well on their…

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Great Credit racers charge their way to building credit

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • May 26th, 2017

Dupaco’s Great Credit Race is just beginning, and the racers are strategizing how to quickly establish a solid credit score. All 14 participants received a Dupaco Visa credit card with a $1,000 limit and one-on-one credit coaching before the six-month credit-building competition kicked…

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Credit History Lesson helps members get money ahead

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • April 14th, 2017

Patrick and Brenda Mirocha were in the process of adopting their 3-year-old daughter last year when they received a fortuitous phone call. Dupaco Community Credit Union’s Tammy Wood reached out to the Davenport couple because she wanted to help them…

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Immigrant builds credit and his American Dream

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • March 21st, 2017

Adolfo Murillo came to the United States six years ago, bringing only his visa, a pair of shoes, a Nike shoebox full of socks—and a lot of hope. “The American dream was possible,” said Murillo, who was born in Rome…

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A lesson on credit equals a step towards homeownership

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • January 26th, 2017

Low credit scores were preventing a couple from buying their first home. Carroll, Iowa, branch manager, Kathy Steffes crafted a plan to help these members achieve their dream of homeownership. A young couple came in to talk about applying for…

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Know your score with our Bright Track credit report

  • by Dupaco Staff
  • October 1st, 2016

Building your credit score With Dupaco’s Bright Track, it’s easier than ever to keep tabs on your credit score. Knowing that all-important number can help you better manage your credit so you can pay lower insurance and interest rates—and save…

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