A smart way to pay for energy-saving updates
The tenth of January marks the annual observance of National Cut Your Energy Costs Day, and it’s a great time to take a closer look at your home and see what you can do to lower your energy costs.
Some changes are easy and cost very little to make. For example, lowering your thermostat by just one degree can reduce your heating costs by as much as 3 percent, according to the Energy Department. Caulking your windows can reduce drafts that let heat escape and bring cold air in. During the summer months, using window coverings in rooms that receive the most sunlight can cut your air conditioning costs. Continue reading
Security begins with you
January 9 is National Law Enforcement Day, an opportunity for Americans to call attention to the brave men and women who are dedicated to watching our communities and protecting us from criminals.
It’s always reassuring to know that law enforcement professionals are a call away when we need help, but it’s also important to remember that our personal security actually begins with our actions. The police can help after someone steals from us, but we can minimize the chances of that happening if we follow some simple steps. Continue reading
Celebrate National Technology Day online with us
You may not realize it, but Sunday, January 6, is National Technology Day in the United States, a day created to help us focus on all the ways technology has affected our lives. An excellent example of that is the way technology has made managing your money more convenient, such as all the great Online Banking services you’ll find at Indiana Members Credit Union!
Our online NetTeller system, which is free to all members, gives you secure online access to all of your IMCU accounts from any computer or mobile device. That means you can check balances, transfer money between accounts, pay your bills, see if checks have cleared, or review your monthly statements from home, work, or wherever it’s convenient. Continue reading