Spring Cleaning Your Finances

March 15, 2019 | Lisa Chappell

Spring Cleaning Your Finances

Photo of a woman on her laptop ready to switch to Mission Fed.

Springtime is all about renewal and starting again, and that makes it the perfect time to take a closer look at your finances. Perhaps you’re looking for a way to simplify your banking, or you’ve been unhappy with your current financial institution. Maybe you’re thinking about making the switch from a traditional bank to a credit union. No matter what kind of financial cleanup you’re looking for, Mission Federal Credit Union can help.

Why switch to Mission Fed?

Interested in simplifying and switching from a traditional bank to a credit union? Credit unions offer the security and services you need all in one place, with the personal service and benefits you rarely get at a big bank. Credit unions like Mission Fed are member-owned, not-for-profit organizations that operate in the interest of their members, rather than corporate interests. Credit unions return surplus profits to their members with lower interest rates, dividends, excellent customer service and other advantages. And, since credit unions elect a volunteer Board of Directors, all members get an equal say in the operation of the credit union, while traditional banks aim to maximize corporate profits and are accountable to bank shareholders. Now that’s a streamlined experience.

At Mission Fed, we put people before profit, offering friendly personal service, great rates and unique benefits you won’t find anywhere else—like the $1 Million Mission Fed Money Match, which rewards our members for being a part of the Mission Fed Family. Mission Fed also believes in giving back to the community, including the educational community we originally served in 1961. We also give back to local nonprofits and partners, so we can make a positive impact and keep community we love healthy and flourishing.

Streamline your banking with Mission Fed

Mission Fed can help you streamline your banking and clean up extra charges and fees. We have the accounts you need at Mission Fed, from fee-free Checking Accounts and Savings Accounts to Retirement and Money Market Accounts. We also offer Credit Cards with Mission Rewards to help you earn while spending, and Home Loans and Auto Loans, all with online applications and our Bottom Line Rates Every Day. We can even help you with Auto Insurance, Home Insurance, Personal Insurance and more. Whatever your financial needs, from buying a home to opening your very first bank account, Mission Fed is here to help every step of the way.

Once you’ve become a Mission Fed member, we offer a variety of services to make your banking easier. Sign up for Online Banking and Mobile Banking and enjoy secure access to your accounts and documents anytime and anywhere, from your computer or any compatible mobile device. Sign up for Mobile Deposit and Online Bill Pay to easily get paid and make payments all in one spot, or eDocuments to access your documents when you need them. You can also sign up for eStatements giving you free Easy Checking and electronic access to your statements. Mission Fed makes it easy for you to access your information and your accounts when you need them, but if you need help, we’re available via WebChat, on the phone or in your local branch.

Stop by a Mission Fed branch or contact us today to find out how we can help you clean up your finances and streamline your banking experience. We want to help you reach your financial goals with simple, easy to use services.

The content provided in this blog consists of the opinions and ideas of the author alone and should be used for informational purposes only. Mission Federal Credit Union disclaims any liability for decisions you make based on the information provided. References to any specific commercial products, processes, or services, or the use of any trade, firm, or corporation name in this article by Mission Federal Credit Union is for the information and convenience of its readers and does not constitute endorsement, control or warranty by Mission Federal Credit Union.

Picture of Lisa Chappell

Lisa Chappell

Lisa Chappell is Mission Federal Credit Union’s Vice President Corporate Facilities. She has too many years of banking and facilities management experience on her resume to count! Lisa thoroughly enjoys her job and Mission Fed, and is also very active in the Facilities Management, Corporate Real Estate, Leadership and Banking communities. Together with her team of dynamic and enthusiastic employees, and the newly formed Green Team, Lisa is dedicated to guiding Mission Fed and its employees to new levels of greenness.

More Blog Posts

Why Mission Fed is Perfect for San Diego College Students

If you’re a college student and wondering where to bank, look for a financial institution that...

If you’re a college student and wondering where to bank, look for a financial institution that offers Free Checking with eStatements, no or low fees, tools to help you manage your money, enhanced Mobile and Online Banking features, Branches and ATMs nearby and more....

Set Goals. Take Action. Make a Career Development Plan.

image of a compass pointing to the word development

If you work full-time, chances are you’re spending the majority of your day with coworkers doing...

If you work full-time, chances are you’re spending the majority of your day with coworkers doing what you love, right? If not, it’s time to start thinking about your professional future, where you want to be and how you’ll get there. It’s time to set goals, take action and...

It Pays to Shop with Mission Rewards

Enroll your eligible Mission Federal Credit Union Classic or Platinum Credit Card in Mission ...

Shopping with your Mission Fed Credit Card really does pay! Enroll your eligible Mission Federal Credit Union Classic or Platinum Credit Card in Mission Rewards and start experiencing all the benefits. Your success is our bottom line, and that includes...

We put the "team" in "credit union"

photo of a group of hands overlapping in the center

Our employees must communicate well with and trust each other, as well as provide encouragement and...

From Little League baseball games to financial institutions, groups that use teamwork are going to be more successful than those who don’t. While it is true that there is no “I” in “team,” there are two in “credit union.” And, as Aesop said, “In union there is strength.”

Branch/ATM Locator

Search for Mission Fed Branches and ATMs, or 30,000 CO-OP Network ATMs Nationwide