UMassFive College Federal Credit Union is proud to announce being voted “Best Credit Union” by three major reader polls. The Credit Union celebrates its ninth consecutive win of the Valley Advocate Best of The Valley award, second consecuti...
Archive for September 2015
UMassFive would like to spotlight a wonderful cooperative effort taking place in our community on September 26, 2015. The 4th Annual Mass Impact Day of Service is a one-day event during which UMass students, staff, faculty, and alumni contribute their time and energy to a host of organizations and projects throughout the Pioneer Valley.
Heading back to campus is exciting, but also expensive. Luckily, campuses are full of resources that can help you to save. Here, we’ve gathered some tips to help you save some money.
Despite favorable economic news later in the month, the U.S. stock market was unable to recover all of its losses and closed in negative territory compared to July. Key factors in the downturn include fear that China's economy is weakening, the steep drop in the price of oil, lackluster corporate earnings reports, and the potential for an imminent interest rate hike. Each of the major market indexes listed here dropped between 6% and 7.50% for the month. The Dow, down more than 6.50%, marked its largest percentage decline since May 2010. Year-to-date, only the Nasdaq remained in positive territory--but only barely.
Non-deposit investment products and services are offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. ("CFS"), a registered broker-dealer (Member FINRA/SIPC) and SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. UMassFive College Federal Credit Union has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.
The Blood Center at the University Campus on Lake Avenue in Worcester will hold its blood drive the week of November 2-6. UMassFive will give you 1,000 Co-op Points for your donation.