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News & Events

Welcome to our News and Events page. Here, we share what’s happening in our communities and in the finance world. If you’re looking for our community outreach stories, please visit our Zeal The Love page – and when seeking out trends and topics regarding financial literacy – visit our learning area. Check back often, and for real-time updates, follow us on our social media pages! For media inquiries, please email Marketing@zealcu.org

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2021 Board of Directors Nominees

In accordance with our bylaws, we are pleased to present the following incumbents up for re-election to a three-year term on the Zeal Credit Union Board of Directors… read more.

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2021 Annual Meeting

We will hold our 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting on March 18, 2021 at 5:15 p.m. 2020 was a busy year, and we’re looking forward to great things in 2021.

We’ll share our 2020 Annual Report once it’s available.

To view our most recent (2019) Annual Report, click here.

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COVID-19 Update

We’re here for you. Yesterday, today and tomorrow.

Zeal Credit Union was founded over 65 years ago with a commitment to serving others. That commitment still holds true today.

As efforts throughout our Nation continue in order to slow down the spread of the coronavirus, Zeal Credit Union continues to focus on, and respond to, the needs of our members. During this challenging time, our members can rest assured knowing that we are here for them and ready to meet their financial needs…read more

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Livonia West (Newburgh) Branch Availability Update

Starting Tuesday October 13th 2020, our Livonia West (Newburgh) will be available for safe deposit box access only…read more

Grand Hotel gift card winner

Congratulations to our $2,000 gift card Grand Hotel Giveaway, Camila F.(with $500 to cover expenses)!…read more

ZEAL reopening plan of our branches

We are happy to announce the reopening plan of our branch lobbies!!

Zeal Credit Union is very happy to announce the reopening plan of our lobbies that have been closed. The Zeal team is hard at work getting ready to open our branches to full service in a phased approach…read more

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Fighting the Impact of the Coronavirus on Local Communities

Zeal Credit Union initiated a plan to prevent the spread of COVID 19 at Zeal Credit Union by sending 50 percent of its staff home to self-quarantine, while the other 50 percent of the staff continue to work to meet the financial needs of Zeal members with a solid sanitation and social distancing plan in effect. After 14 days, Zeal’s plan calls for the teams to switch places. All employees will be paid for the duration of the program. “We do not expect team members to work during their time at home,” said Julie Kreinbring, President and Chief Executive Officer…read more

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Community Lunch Recap

During this COVID-19 pandemic, we have continuously been in awe of the critical work force that has helped our surrounding communities and residents endure these trying times.

To show our support and appreciation of these amazing people, our Zeal team arranged for meals for 742 nurses, firefighters, grocery workers, police officers, and postal workers in 20 different organizations, to include:… read more

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Beware of Phishing Scams

Recently, we were made aware of phishing scams targeting people in the local area. While Zeal Credit Union has not experienced a phishing scam to date, we want to make sure our members are aware of these scams in case you are contacted by someone looking to obtain your account information.

Stay safe, and keep your accounts protected!… read more

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6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Redefining a Diversified Portfolio

In today’s volatile market, retirement savers face new challenges. Traditional portfolio diversification may no longer be the answer to growing your savings without the…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

The 3 Transitions to Retirement

Event Description Are you ready to retire? You might be prepared for the financial transition, but you’ll experience lifestyle and emotional transitions as well….

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Social Security & Your Retirement

Event Description:  Regardless of when you plan to retire, Social Security will likely be an important part of the road ahead. But do you…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Income for Life (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services Inc.)

Event Description You have retirement goals and plans for your future. Without a regular paycheck to count on, achieving a steady stream of retirement…

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Understanding Medicare

Event Description Planning for retirement is never easy and maneuvering through Medicare rules and regulations is one more step in an already confusing process….

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Rollover Planning

When retiring or starting a new job, understand the options for your existing retirement savings. Here’s an opportunity to attend a valuable virtual seminar…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

How to Weather a Bear Market

Event Description When the market dips, what do you do? How do you react? Without a plan, reacting based on your instincts could hurt…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

The Return of Conservative Investing (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services Inc.)

Event Description Market volatility. Low interest rates. Retirement risks. All of these headwinds are making it tougher than ever to know where to invest…

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Women & Investing

Event Description There’s no denying the facts: Women tend to earn less and live longer than men. If you’re a woman who would like…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

The 3 Transitions to Retirement

Event Description Are you ready to retire? You might be prepared for the financial transition, but you’ll experience lifestyle and emotional transitions as well….

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Social Security & Your Retirement

Event Description:  Regardless of when you plan to retire, Social Security will likely be an important part of the road ahead. But do you…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Income for Life (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services Inc.)

Event Description You have retirement goals and plans for your future. Without a regular paycheck to count on, achieving a steady stream of retirement…

1:00 PM | Webinar

Navigating the New Normal: Your Finances During COVID-19

Are you facing financial challenges during COVID-19 and aren’t sure how to move forward? Our partners at GreenPath Financial Wellness are hosting a live…

5:30 PM | Webinar | Register Here

Money Management Through Transitions

An unexpected change in employment can be a scary and emotional situation. However, there are steps one can take to help ensure a quick…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Register Here

Social Security & Retirement Webex (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc.) May

During the virtual seminar, you’ll find out more about your Social Security benefits and discuss the role they play when setting a clear direction…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Register Here

Women & Money Webinar

Event Description In this seminar on Women and Money, you’ll learn: The unique financial challenges women face, such as longer life expectancies and more…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webex | Register Here

SECURE Act and CARES Act Webinar (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc.)

Presented by: Jon Lybeck Topics covered include: New laws recently passed – SECURE Act and CARES Act Who’s impacted and how Provisions and benefits…

9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Free Shredding Event

Have your sensitive paperwork destroyed! On US!  SATURDAY, JUNE 20th 9:00 am – 12:30 pm or until the shred truck is full. Zeal Credit…

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM | Webinar | Register Here

Understanding Your Credit Score and Report

Until now, understanding the mysteries of your credit score was difficult. You either needed an advanced degree in finance, enrollment in an expensive monthly…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Register Here

The Return of Conservative Investing

Event Description Market volatility. Low interest rates. Retirement risks. All of these headwinds are making it tougher than ever to know where to invest…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

The 3 Transitions to Retirement – August

Event Description Are you ready to retire? You might be prepared for the financial transition, but you’ll experience lifestyle and emotional transitions as well….

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Income for Life (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services Inc.)

Event Description You have retirement goals and plans for your future. Without a regular paycheck to count on, achieving a steady stream of retirement…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

How to Weather a Bear Market – August

Event Description When the market dips, what do you do? How do you react? Without a plan, reacting based on your instincts could hurt…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Social Security & Your Retirement – August

Event Description:  Regardless of when you plan to retire, Social Security will likely be an important part of the road ahead. But do you…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

The Return of Conservative Investing (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services Inc.)

Event Description Market volatility. Low interest rates. Retirement risks. All of these headwinds are making it tougher than ever to know where to invest…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Social Security & Your Retirement – September

Event Description:  Regardless of when you plan to retire, Social Security will likely be an important part of the road ahead. But do you…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Women & Investing (presented by Cindi Hill)

Event Description There’s no denying the facts: Women tend to earn less and live longer than men. If you’re a woman who would like…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

How to Weather a Bear Market – September

Event Description When the market dips, what do you do? How do you react? Without a plan, reacting based on your instincts could hurt…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

The 3 Transitions to Retirement – September

Event Description Are you ready to retire? You might be prepared for the financial transition, but you’ll experience lifestyle and emotional transitions as well….

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Social Security & Your Retirement – October

Event Description:  Regardless of when you plan to retire, Social Security will likely be an important part of the road ahead. But do you…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Social Security & Your Retirement – October

Event Description:  Regardless of when you plan to retire, Social Security will likely be an important part of the road ahead. But do you…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Income for Life (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services Inc.)

Event Description You have retirement goals and plans for your future. Without a regular paycheck to count on, achieving a steady stream of retirement…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Register Here

Understanding Your Credit Score and Report – October

Join Zeal Credit Union and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated®, Eta Iota Omega for our virtual seminar! Zeal’s very own Tiffany Sweet and Emmy…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

The Return of Conservative Investing (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services Inc.)

Event Description Market volatility. Low interest rates. Retirement risks. All of these headwinds are making it tougher than ever to know where to invest…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Understanding Medicare – October

Event Description Planning for retirement is never easy and maneuvering through Medicare rules and regulations is one more step in an already confusing process….

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

How to Weather a Bear Market – October

Event Description When the market dips, what do you do? How do you react? Without a plan, reacting based on your instincts could hurt…

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

The 3 Transitions to Retirement – November

Event Description Are you ready to retire? You might be prepared for the financial transition, but you’ll experience lifestyle and emotional transitions as well….

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

The 3 Transitions to Retirement – November

Event Description Are you ready to retire? You might be prepared for the financial transition, but you’ll experience lifestyle and emotional transitions as well….

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Rethinking Diversification

In today’s volatile market, retirement savers face new challenges. Traditional portfolio diversification may no longer be the answer to growing your savings without the…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Social Security & Your Retirement – December

Event Description:  Regardless of when you plan to retire, Social Security will likely be an important part of the road ahead. But do you…

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Income for Life (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services Inc.)

Event Description You have retirement goals and plans for your future. Without a regular paycheck to count on, achieving a steady stream of retirement…

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Income for Life (Hosted by CUNA Brokerage Services Inc.)

Event Description You have retirement goals and plans for your future. Without a regular paycheck to count on, achieving a steady stream of retirement…

6:30 PM – 7:30 PM | Webinar | Reserve Your Virtual Seat

Women & Investing

Event Description There’s no denying the facts: Women tend to earn less and live longer than men. If you’re a woman who would like…

1:00 PM – 1:45 PM | Webinar | Register Here

Playing it Safe on the Internet: Protecting your Identity and Online Security

Presented by Bill Fowlkes, Partner Experience Manager and Leo Hopper, Director of Information Security If you are reading this, you use the internet. Over…