January 2015 - Omaha Police Federal Credit Union

We Want You: 57th Annual Meeting
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Nebraska Auto Auction Market
Open to Member Sales
The Police Federal Credit Union and the
Nebraska Auto Auction in Lincoln, Nebraska,
have cooperated to allow members to sell
vehicles at the Nebraska Auto Auction. In
support of Law Enforcement and as a service
to Police Federal Credit Union members,
the auction is welcoming members to sell
their vehicles at its weekly car auction.
Advantages of this opportunity include a
timely sale of your vehicle to qualified buyers
who pay market value, with fast and secure
payment to you. This is not available to the
general public; your credit union has been
instrumental in bringing this to you.
The Nebraska Auto Auction is a dealers
auto auction that has a consistent auction
market regularly attended by 1OO’s of dealers from several states, both live and online,
in constant need of vehicle inventory. You
may also take advantage of a full range of
before-the-sale services like transportation
and full reconditioning services.
Call Tom Zoucha at 402-677-6380 for
more information.
Save with Sprint's Credit Union
Member Discount
Enjoy exclusive discounts available only
to credit union members like you. Get a
10% discount on select regularly-priced
service plans, plus waived activation fee
on new activations and waived upgrade
fees. Business accounts can also receive
a 15% discount on select service plans.
Call 877.SAVE.4.CU (877-728-3428) to
UNION MEMBER and asked to be
attached to NACUC_ZZM Corporate ID.
Visit www.lovemycreditunion.org/Sprint
for details on the discount program.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, Jan. 19
Presidents' Day
Monday, Feb. 16
Eagle Hills Golf Course
501 Eagle Hills Drive
(54th & Cornhusker in Papillion)
6:30 p.m. Voting for Board of Directors
7:00 p.m. Business Meeting &
Presentation of this year's Robert
Sklenar Memorial Scholarships
There are three (3) Board of Director
positions up for election this year. If you
are a member of the Police Federal Credit
Union of Omaha and interested in serving
on the Board of Directors, please contact
Mary Johnson, CEO, for an explanation
of Board Member qualifications. Anyone
wishing to be considered for the Board must
have all their information to Mary Johnson,
Nominating Committee Chair, by 5 p.m. on
Thursday, January 29, 2015. You may also
contact Nominating Committee members
John Friend, Bob Lausten, Colleen
Macdonald or Kevin Pokorny. Voting will
take place if there are more nominees
than positions available. Members will be
able to vote at both locations the day of
the meeting during normal business hours
and from 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Annual
There will be gifts for attendees and
prizes following the meeting. Attire is
My … What big feet you have, Santa!
Look who won
Kirby Kangaroo®
Giant Christmas
Gibson Jernigan is the
winner from the main
office. His parents are
Michael and Robyn
Jernigan. Four-yearold Gibson loves Ninja
Turtles as well as his
preschool. He has a
brother, Gable, and a
sister, Griffey.
Our Sarpy location
winner is 12-year-old
Jackie Negrete. She
is in the 7th grade at La
Vista Jr High and likes
basketball, volleyball and
show choir. Her parents
– Joe and Jenny – are
her favorite people!
Have you “liked” your credit union yet? Visit us
at www.facebook.com/PoliceFCU for up-to-date
information about your credit union. We’re at 452
“likes” now ... let’s make that 1,000!!!
Notable Notes
Safe Deposit Box Fees
Safe deposit box annual fees will be
withdrawn from renters' accounts on
January 15.
2015 rates are:
10x10 $65.00
5x10 $40.00
3x10 $30.00
Go Green! Get E-Statements
E-Statements provide you with
the same information as paper
through CUFFS, our
online banking service.
you to view and print your monthly
account statement at any time, giving
you access to your statements sooner
than a paper statement.
To sign up for E-Statements, you
MUST have access to CUFFS and a
valid e-mail address. Members can
access CUFFS on our website. If you
opt for e-statements, you'll receive
our Bill Pay (APB) services FREE OF
2015 Robert Sklenar Memorial Scholarships
The Police Federal Credit Union will award up to $3000 in scholarships to student
members who plan to continue their education. To be eligible the students must be:
1. Graduating from high school in the Spring of 2015.
2. Attending an accredited college, university, vocation or trade school in the Fall of 2015.
3. A primary member of OPFCU for at least 12 months and in good standing. Please
note: Student must have his/her own account. Parent or guardian membership
does not qualify student for scholarship.
4. Able to complete a minimum 1,000 word research paper on the topic listed below:
“What are your expectations of Social Banking now and in the future
and how is PFCU *Omaha positioned to meet these predictions?”
Winners will be notified by phone and featured on the Credit Union website, Facebook
page, announced in the Informant newsletter and posted at Credit Union locations.
Winners will be given scholarship funds upon receipt of proof of intent to attend
college (acceptance letter, registration, etc.). Scholarship funds will be deposited into
the credit union account of the winner(s).
For Essay Rules and Application Forms, go to our Facebook page or website:
Return the completed application form and two copies of the essay by 12 Noon on
Saturday, February 21, 2015 for judging, either in person (main office) or by mail to:
Nancy Eisenberger
Police Federal Credit Union *Omaha
3003 S. 82nd Ave. Omaha, NE 68124
If you have any questions or
need assistance with the signup process, please contact us at
402.391.4040 or email a Member
Acrobat Reader is required to view
your E-Statement. A link to download
this software will be provided.
Post-Holiday Bills Blues?
Did everything cost a little more
than you
for this
Are those
a pain in your wallet? How about
a Personal or Share Secured Loan
to consolidate your debts? Pay
off all those holiday bills plus that
unexpected appliance replacement
with a low-interest loan that will
put your budget back in the pink,
instead of the red.
To apply or ask questions, call 402391-4040, option 1, or apply online.
Weren't they boooo-tiful?
Even the staff (here from the main office) got into the spirit
of Halloween. The winner of the Kirby Kangaroo Halloween
costume contest was Connor Auten, who won a Sony PS3
system. His parents are Jacqueline and Quinn Auten.
Winners of 'Save to Win' to be announced
The 'Save to Win' Nebraska winners for 2014 will be drawn this month. The winners
will come from the participating Nebraska credit unions. This year, there will be three big
winners: two for $5,000 and a grand prize winner for $15,000.
To start your 2015 "Save to Win" 12-month special share certificate, visit us and
open the certificate with at least $25, considered your first entry in the month's drawing
and the grand prize drawings. Each $25 you deposit earns you another chance to win.
Deposit as much as you want, as often as you want (prize entries are limited to 10 per
month). Watch your savings, interest and chances to win grow!
You must be a member in good standing and at least 18 years old. For more information, call us at 402-391-4040 or visit www.savetowin.org.