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In the Middle of CommUnity, There’s U

November 24, 2020

With a little effort, and by rethinking the way we shop, we can help small businesses in our communities survive what is sure to be a stressful time. Here’s a few things to consider that just might help.

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Our Way of Saying, 'Thanks'

November 23, 2020

On Tuesday, Nov. 24, while they’re preparing for the Thanksgiving holiday, our members who have achieved Emerald or Gold status as part of our GetBigReward$ program will receive a special deposit into their account.

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A Good Kind of Different

November 12, 2020

The Detroit Free Press has awarded Community Choice with a 2020 Top Workplace Award. For the most part, the award is determined through employee responses to an in-depth, anonymous survey that assesses our opinion of being a team member at Community Choice.

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Giving "Big" During October

November 06, 2020

October was Give Big Month at Community Choice. While we are committed to helping communities 12 months a year, during one designated month we celebrate our commitment and challenge ourselves to reach as many people and help as many organizations as possible.

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Tell us your Story

November 03, 2020

On November 1, the Community Choice Foundation officially launched its 2021 Scholarship Program. It is one of the credit union’s greatest accomplishments because it allows it to reach beyond the walls of its 21 member centers and offer a helping hand to all deserving students.

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Shopping in October? Include it in your Budget

October 19, 2020

Did you shop? Did you splurge? Your challenge now will be resisting the urge to keep shopping.

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Saying 'Thanks' and Inspiring Hope

October 12, 2020

International Credit Union Day is a time to reflect on the role credit unions play in the lives of their member-owners, and when we sincerely thank you for entrusting you with your finances.

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A little help from your friends at Community Choice

October 08, 2020

Community Choice recently launched a program called Community U. It is uniquely designed to provide information and resources to help you navigate some of life’s biggest financial decisions.

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Go Ahead, Give Big

October 02, 2020

It’s October, and this year that means it’s Give Big Month at Community Choice Credit Union. From finding opportunities to coordinating the effort, it is a tradition we hold near and dear to our hearts.

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Supporting Small Businesses: Part 2

September 23, 2020

Here’s more from Nicol Pasuit, Matt Buskard, and Monica Jackson, three small business owners determined to survive in an ever-changing business world.

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Supporting Small Businesses

September 14, 2020

Being able to help our members and members of the community alike is what we’re here for; it’s what’s most rewarding to us.

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Limit your Risk While Shopping Online

August 14, 2020

It’s OK to admit it: You like shopping online and having things delivered straight to your door. Just click, shop, and wait for your delivery. All this freedom and convenience, however, comes with some added responsibility.

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Camping - Enjoy summer to the fullest

August 12, 2020

For anyone who has yet to take their official summer vacation or who’s looking to sneak in one more relaxing long weekend, there’s still plenty of time to relax and enjoy the lazy days of summer.

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Rediscover Michigan

July 17, 2020

The sun is shining, the days are long, and you live in one of the best summer destinations in the country. If you’re looking for something to do this summer, rediscover Pure Michigan.

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Summertime is also Tax Time

July 10, 2020

The extension was nice while it lasted, but the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service expect your 2019 tax return to be in the mail by July 15, as the reprieve from filing last year’s taxes officially comes to an end. 

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Summer Vacation

July 07, 2020

After a spring that brought more than just April showers, you could probably use a little break. With summer now in full swing, it’s time to start planning some fun in the sun.

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Click and Shop

June 15, 2020

It’s safe to assume that this spring you made more online purchases than usual. Shopping on the internet is certainly convenient, but how do you make sure it’s safe? Check out our top 5 suggestions.

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How can we help?

April 30, 2020

Sometimes, the silver lining to a crisis is that it brings out the best in people. While Covid-19 continues to cause upheaval in our everyday lives, it has also shone a light on how willing most people are to offer a helping hand ─ we have seen the good in humanity.

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Popular Home Transactions

March 24, 2020

We encourage members to bank from the comfort of home. Our remote services, including e-Banking and Mobile Banking, and our 24/7 Member Contact Center are simply the safest way to do your banking.

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We are available to serve you

March 13, 2020

As your credit union, we assure you that at this time, we are taking steps to support you and our team members. All 22 Community Choice Credit Union member centers and our Member Contact Center are open; we are here to serve you.

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It's an all new!

June 14, 2018

Our website is shiny and new, just for you!

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Find money for life's biggest moments

February 01, 2018

Our journeys are full of occasions — some small, others monumental. When savings won't cover the costs, knowing your options for funding is important.

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We're coming to downtown Wyandotte

March 21, 2018

Get ready for our new open-concept Wyandotte Member Center.

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Give yourself the gift of less financial stress

December 13, 2018

Can making a budget really make you feel better about life? You might be surprised!

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Growing your money locally

August 14, 2018

Did you know that your personal finances can make an impact in your neighborhood? Small changes in how you save and spend your money can better your community and the environment. Check out this infographic to learn why local matters.


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Strategies for Debt Repayment

January 03, 2019

Debt is stressful, it’s expensive and it limits the amount of money you can put toward your life goals. Ready to design a debt repayment plan?

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We're expanding our hours

June 15, 2018

You spoke. We listened. Effective Saturday, July 14, 2018, more member centers are open on Saturdays from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., and all locations are open until 7 p.m. on Thursdays.

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Prepare for cold weather utility bills

October 29, 2018

There’s nothing better than making a plan to save money. If your utility bills in winter put a crunch on your budget, these tips to reduce energy usage can help.

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Using your credit card

October 12, 2018

Need some tips and tricks on how to best use your credit card? Take a look at this infographic to learn about payments, billing and much more.

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International Credit Union Day 2018

October 10, 2018

Each fall, on the third Thursday of October, credit unions around the world celebrate International Credit Union Day. For our team members and members, it’s a chance to celebrate the history of the credit union movement and its commitment to people, not profits.

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Back to School

August 31, 2018

The first day of school is an exciting occasion that marks the return to routine, as well as a significant reduction in childcare costs for many working families. But, before parents can celebrate the savings, we have to get through back-to-school shopping. 

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Give Big Month

August 28, 2018

Our team members are committed to giving back to the communities we serve. This year, in celebration of our tenth anniversary of giving big, we are inviting our members to join us as we Give Big during the entire month of September. 

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Financial Relief During Government Shutdown

January 15, 2019

We believe in helping our neighbors across the state achieve the life they desire, which includes providing peace of mind to those who may face challenges associated with the partial government shutdown that began in December 2018.

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Your dream home may be closer than you think

November 08, 2018

Your daydreams about more space, a new kitchen, or bigger closets, are interrupted by a voice of reason who offers a rebuttal to each wish. If you decide it’s not the right time to move, what can you do today to prepare for a move in the future, or rekindle your love for your home?

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83rd Annual Meeting

January 14, 2019

You're invited to our 83rd Annual Meeting on April 11, 2019

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Smart Car Shoppers Know What They Can Afford

January 01, 2018

Chances are, if you test drive a car and you love it, you’ll make any excuse to buy it, even if you can’t really afford it.

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Getting the Most from Your Trade-In

February 01, 2018

You’ve been out shopping for your next car and know exactly what you want. You’ve already decided to trade in your car to a dealer to act as a down payment, or save you the hassle of selling it yourself. There are a few things to consider before you even start the trade-in process.

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Modern Car Features to Shop for and Use with Caution

March 01, 2018

The newest cars boast features offering more convenience, better safety, and the latest technology. Before you decide to upgrade your next vehicle purchase to include them all, know the risks each feature may pose if used improperly or relied on completely.

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Which Comes First, Financing or Finding Your Dream Car?

April 01, 2018

Be ready to purchase your dream car when you find it and be able to afford it by following these crucial steps.

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Financial Relief During General Motors Strike

September 20, 2019

Community Choice Credit Union believes in helping our neighbors across the state achieve the life they desire, which includes providing peace of mind to those who may face challenges associated with the General Motors employee strike.

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Balloon Auto Financing

June 01, 2018

Balloon financing can be a beneficial auto loan option to the right buyer, but it requires the most amount of planning ahead among payment options.

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6 Steps to Selling Your Car

July 01, 2018

Selling your car can be a daunting task, but it doesn't have to be.

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Which is Better: Selling or Trading In Your Car?

August 01, 2018

Getting a new car is exciting! However, when it comes to your old car which is better, selling or trading in your car? Here is what you need to know. 

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Decoding tires and wheels

September 01, 2018

Learn everything you need to know to buy the right tires and wheels for your vehicle.

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How to Make Your Car Your Own, and Keep Its Value

October 01, 2018

Learn the dos and don’ts of customizing a car and how to get the most out of selling it used.

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How Zipper Merging Can Save You Money

December 01, 2018

Learn how people cutting up on a closing lane actually helps you.

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Three Types of Auto Financing

November 15, 2018

Know the ins and outs of each type of auto financing before you walk onto a dealership’s showroom floor.

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Happy Holidays!

December 19, 2019

Happy Holidays from all of us at Community Choice!

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Action steps for staying ahead of thieves

December 09, 2019

It’s that time of the season and identity thieves are ready to strike and take advantage of holiday shoppers and businesses. December is National Identity Theft Prevention and Awareness Month, and we've assembled some action steps for staying ahead of thieves.

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Safe Online Shopping

November 21, 2019

It’s hard to deny the convenience of shopping online. The stores are always open, parking is a breeze, and you can do it from the comfort of your couch while wearing your favorite pajamas. If you plan to shop online this holiday season, it’s a good idea to take a few precautions. 


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What do changing interest rates mean?

October 15, 2019

Following a decrease in interest rates for the second time in three months, many consumers are left wondering, what does this mean and how do lower rates, especially a lower prime rate, affect me?

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Back-to-School Shopping

August 13, 2019

Is your wallet prepared for back-to-school shopping? According to a National Retail Federation survey, on average, families with children in grades K-12 plan to spend nearly $700 and those with college students plan to spend nearly $1,000, both the highest ever recorded.

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International Credit Union Day 2019

October 15, 2019

On the third Thursday of each October, we celebrate International Credit Union Day and the mission of the credit union industry. The day acknowledges the theme of local giving and the ever-expanding global reach of credit unions.

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Identity Theft Climbs

April 01, 2019

While criminals are becoming better at avoiding detection, informed consumers are becoming more adept at preventing theft and detecting fraud quicker, thanks to common sense safety practices and comprehensive identity protection services.

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How to Save on Tuition

March 04, 2019

School is important. It’s also expensive. Offset the costs of post-secondary education the smart way by using free money, your money and borrowed money (in that order).

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Saying "I do" to Saving

September 17, 2019

My fiancé and I have been engaged for about a year and a half, and we quickly realized how hectic (and expensive!) wedding planning can be. Here are some tips I discovered that helped us prepare!

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Writing a business plan

September 09, 2019

Got a business idea? Writing a business plan takes your idea and turns it into something you can act on.

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Building a Budget

July 26, 2019

50/30/20 is a proportional budgeting system, meaning you divide your monthly income into different categories based on percentage. It’s simple and flexible, which makes it a great option for beginners.

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Financial Freedom

June 05, 2019

We have all had moments when we felt we didn’t have enough money to get by. In 2010, 24-year-old Grant Sabatier woke up to find he had $2.26 in his bank account. Five years later, he had a net worth of over $1.25 million. How did he do it? 

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Give Yourself a Financial Wellness Boost!

April 23, 2019

Saving money is tough. In fact, as humans, we’re wired to take care of our needs now, and worry about later… well, later. Our financial wellness team offers their tips for making saving a little bit easier.

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7 Solutions to Spending a Surprise $3,000

May 31, 2019

An unexpected uptick in cashflow could give you a great opportunity to tackle something special. What could a $3,000 boost to your budget help you accomplish?

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We're Grateful For You

November 22, 2020

With the Thanksgiving holiday fast approaching, we thought it might be fun to take a few minutes and let you in on some of the things we’re grateful for, starting with you!

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