Annual Meeting Notice

Annual Meeting Notice

4/2/2019

The annual meeting of the members of Travis Credit Union will take place on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 5 p.m. at the corporate offices at One Travis Way, Vacaville, CA.

Full Annual Meeting Notice Article >


Cash Bonus Offer

Cash Bonus Offer

4/2/2019

For a limited time, we’re offering a cash bonus offer for credit card balance transfers.

Full Cash Bonus Offer Article >


Free Shred Events in April 2019

Free Shred Events in April 2019

4/2/2019

To help protect your confidential information from thieves, Travis Credit Union is hosting a series of free on-site shredding and electronic waste events in April.

Full Free Shred Events in April 2019 Article >


ATM and Card Safety – Here and Abroad

ATM and Card Safety – Here and Abroad

4/2/2019

If you’re planning for a trip this summer across the country or internationally, here are some common safety tips when using your ATM or credit card. These basic tips are designed to keep you and your funds safe.

Full ATM and Card Safety – Here and Abroad Article >


2019 Past Articles


Be Aware of ATM Skimmers

1/2/2019

We are committed to protecting your data from identity thieves and we remain proactive and vigilant against such fraud.

Full Article >

2019 College Scholarships

1/2/2019

Hey, High School Seniors! Apply Today for our $2,000 College Scholarship!

Full Article >

Children and Wealth

1/2/2019

Important Lessons Start Early in Life

Full Article >

Real Estate News – Winter 2019

1/2/2019

Energy-efficient home improvement projects raise homeowner’s pride

Full Article >

Start off the New Year with BALANCE

1/2/2019

Free and confidential financial counseling

Full Article >

A Powerful Force for Change

1/2/2019

Introducing the Travis Credit Union Foundation: financial education, financial literacy and financial advocacy.

Full Article >

Need Help Preparing and Filing Your Own Taxes?

1/2/2019

Free tax return service for anyone in the community with an income of $55,000 or less in 2018.

Full Article >

Members Save on TurboTax, the Tax Software That Has You Covered

1/2/2019

As a Travis Credit Union member you can save up to $15 on TurboTax this tax season.

Full Article >

In the Community – Winter 2019

1/2/2019

Here are some highlights of the fun we were able to participate over the past few months.

Full Article >

Reasons to Refinance Your Auto Loan

1/2/2019

Refinancing your auto loan means you are re-doing the loan with different terms – rate, length of loan, or monthly payment.

Full Article >

Peace of Mind for Your Auto Loan Starts with GAP

1/2/2019

Your car’s value will likely never be as much as the day you drove it off the lot, and in fact, its value will diminish over time.

Full Article >

Has Your Email or Home Address Changed?

1/2/2019

Keeping your contact information current helps ensure you receive Travis correspondence.

Full Article >

Are You Turning 70-1/2 This Year?

1/2/2019

Will you be at least age 70-1/2 by Dec. 31, 2019?

Full Article >

2018 Past Articles

Focused on Your Financial Future

10/8/2018

Message from the CEO

Full Article >

68th Annual Meeting Notice

10/8/2018

Elections will be held Thursday, April 25, 2019, for the Board of Directors and the Supervisory Committee.

Full Article >

Support Local Charities at the Solano Turkey Trot on Nov. 22

10/8/2018

Travis Credit Union is a presenting sponsor of the Solano Turkey Trot’s Kid’s Race on Nov. 22, 2018.

Full Article >

In the Community – Fall 2018

10/8/2018

Here are some highlights of the fun we were able to participate over the past few months.

Full Article >

Holiday Donations Help Our Communities

10/8/2018

Since 2006, Travis Credit Union has collected food and donations to directly help people in the communities we serve.

Full Article >

Real Estate News – Fall 2018

10/8/2018

Turn to Travis Credit Union for this 30-year home loan that comes with a low rate locked in for the first 15 years followed by a 15-year Adjustable Rate Mortgage (ARM)!

Full Article >

Elder Financial Abuse

10/8/2018

Know the signs and protect your savings.

Full Article >

Have a 401(k) Plan at a Former Employer? Travis Financial Services

10/8/2018

Here are some options for getting the most out of multiple retirement accounts.

Full Article >

Find Financial Success

10/8/2018

Receive confidential budget and debt counseling.

Full Article >

International Credit Union Day 2018

10/8/2018

The credit union industry celebrates the positive impact credit unions have had worldwide!

Full Article >

Top 10 Car Buying Tips

10/8/2018

Buying a new car today remains no small task, even for experienced drivers looking for their next set of wheels.

Full Article >

Guaranteed Asset Protection for Vehicle Loans

10/8/2018

Get peace of mind with loan protection.

Full Article >

Coming Soon! New TCU Branch in Pleasant Hill!

10/8/2018

Travis Credit Union members in Pleasant Hill will have a new location to visit at Crescent Plaza.

Full Article >


Annual Meeting Results

7/5/2018

Our 67th Annual Meeting was held on Thursday, April 26, 2018.

Full Article >

2018 Scholarship Recipients

7/5/2018

Introducing the 2018 Mary Keith Duff Memorial Scholarship Recipients

Full Article >

In the Community – Summer 2018

7/5/2018

Here are some of the events our employees participated in over the past few months.

Full Article >

How to work with a Financial Advisor

7/5/2018

Your financial advisor is your partner in working toward a sound financial future.

Full Article >

Home prices are on the rise

7/5/2018

If you are looking for a new home, chances are you’re not finding many homes on the market.

Full Article >

Turn the heat down on your finances

7/5/2018

Receive confidential budget and debt counseling

Full Article >

Traveling this summer?

7/5/2018

Make sure your debit and credit cards are ready, too.

Full Article >

Member-Valued Protection – Don't get burned

7/5/2018

Member-Valued Protection Insurance could be the sunscreen that could protect you.

Full Article >

We never stop improving for you

4/2/2018

Message from the CEO

Full Article >


Don't let a low down payment hold you down

4/2/2018

Lenders can offer an FHA mortgage at interest rates much lower than rates offered for conventional loans.

Full Article >

Come Home to Travis

4/2/2018

Are you ready to own a home … again? Cut your own grass, grow a garden?

Full Article >

The Lankford's Came Home to Travis

4/2/2018

The Lankford’s quickly realized that they underestimated the power of a dream and a local advocate.

Full Article >

Crave 2 Save winners announced

4/2/2018

Announcing the winners of our Crave 2 Save campaign.

Full Article >

Celebrate Spring Green

4/2/2018

To save the trees, sign up to get “Smart Money Matters” delivered digitally to your email address.

Full Article >

Life Beyond Mortgage

4/2/2018

Give yourself the power to make life-changing decisions.

Full Article >

In Our Community – Spring 2018

4/2/2018

Here are some of the events our employees participated in over the past few months.

Full Article >

Saving for that Rainy Day

4/2/2018

12 ways to potentially save money throughout the year.

Full Article >

Five More Ways to Save

4/2/2018

Saving Money for a Rainy Day

Full Article >

Spending Your Rainy Day Savings on Travel?

4/2/2018

Some tips to keep your savings safe while getting out and about.

Full Article >

Seven Steps to Getting a Car Loan with Bad Credit

4/2/2018

Poor credit doesn’t mean you can’t buy a car and it doesn’t automatically mean you can’t get a car loan with terms that don’t break your monthly budget.

Full Article >

Mechanical Breakdown Insurance

4/2/2018

Protect yourself from the high cost of mechanical breakdowns on your new or used vehicle.

Full Article >

Sprinkles ... of shred

4/2/2018

Travis Credit Union is hosting a free on-site shredding event at our Clayton Branch.

Full Article >

We are People Helping People

4/2/2018

Results from our recent Holiday Children’s Miracle Network Stocking Campaign and our Food Barrel Donations

Full Article >

Budget and Debt Counseling, Confidentially

4/2/2018

A free service available to our members

Full Article >

Mad about Mad City Money

4/2/2018

Teen Financial Boot Camp Creates Life-Long Lessons

Full Article >


Your Voice Matters

1/10/2018

The 67th Annual Meeting
Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 5 p.m.
The General John F. Gonge Community Room, Vacaville

Full Article >

Real Estate News – Winter 2018

1/10/2018

Start off the New Year with a new home.

Full Article >

Come Home With Travis

1/10/2018

With a little down, you could be house bound.

Full Article >

Apply for our College Scholarships

1/10/2018

Travis Credit Union is awarding $2,000 college scholarships to 20 graduating high school seniors!

Full Article >

Don’t be the Phish at the end of the pole

1/10/2018

Thieves tempt their targets into giving up confidential information, including Social Security Numbers, credit card numbers and personal identification numbers.

Full Article >

How will you spend your rewards?

1/10/2018

Have you signed up for MyTravis Rewards for your Travis Credit Union Platinum Visa® credit card yet?

Full Article >

Paying Debt with Credit

1/10/2018

Are you ready to get out of credit card debt?

Full Article >

Refinance your auto loan with Travis and save

1/10/2018

Refinance your auto loan from another banking institution and defer your payment for 90 days.

Full Article >

5 Ways to Stay Financially Fit in 2018

1/10/2018

Make a resolution you can keep this year. Start saving with Travis.

Full Article >

Hunger in Our Community is Year Round

1/10/2018

Each year Travis Credit Union partners with the Food Banks of Contra Costa and Solano counties.

Full Article >

Receive confidential budget and debt counseling

1/10/2018

A free service available to our members

Full Article >

Get your Money Management into Shape

1/10/2018

A new year means it’s time to get your money in shape and working hard for you.

Full Article >

Uncomfortable preparing and filing your own taxes?

1/10/2018

Take advantage of a free tax return service for anyone in the community with an income of $54,000 or less in 2017.

Full Article >

TCU Members save up to $15 on TurboTax

1/10/2018

April 15 is just around the corner.

Full Article >

Visit us at The Veranda shopping center

1/10/2018

Travis Credit Union members in Contra Costa County have a new location to visit us.

Full Article >

In The Community – Winter 2018

1/10/2018

Travis Credit Union is dedicated to making a difference in the communities we serve.

Full Article >

Are you turning 70½ this year?

1/10/2018

It’s not unheard of to round down your age, sometimes by decades, but this time it is important to know your exact age.

Full Article >

2017 Past Articles

We make conversations count

10/11/2017

Message from the CEO

Full Article >

Equifax security breach

10/11/2017

Protect your personal information

Full Article >

When it comes to saving money, little things add up, but big things add up more!

10/11/2017

Earlier this year, we came across an alarming savings statistic.

Full Article >

Mechanical Breakdown Insurance (MBI)

10/11/2017

Protect yourself from the high cost of mechanical breakdown on your new or used vehicle.

Full Article >

Real Estate News – Fall 2017

10/11/2017

The season for home renovation is in full swing

Full Article >

Make the move to homeowner with 100% home loan financing!

10/11/2017

Are you tired of your rent increasing each year?

Full Article >

In the Community – Fall 2017

10/11/2017

Travis Credit Union is dedicated to making a difference in the communities we serve.

Full Article >

Conversations that add up to emotional and financial well-being!

10/11/2017

For many, finances fall into the proverbial list of taboo topics.

Full Article >

Conversations that can prevent elder fraud

10/11/2017

Too often, older adults become targets of financial fraud.

Full Article >

Our Wealth Management Center is now open

10/11/2017

– an exclusive benefit for Travis Credit Union members

Full Article >

Introducing the Financial Education Hub

10/11/2017

Helping our members and our communities become more financially fit.

Full Article >

Download our mobile app today

10/11/2017

Stay in touch with your accounts with our new Mobile App!

Full Article >

Resolve to better manage your money with MyInsight

10/11/2017

Travis Credit Union members who want to better manage their personal finances already have a powerful tool at their disposal – MyInsight!

Full Article >

Introducing ... MyTravis Rewards

10/11/2017

It’s new! New rewards. New perks.

Full Article >

Veranda Branch is coming soon

10/11/2017

Travis Credit Union members in Contra Costa County will have a new location.

Full Article >

Make your home more efficient and save money

10/11/2017

Does your home need a new air conditioning unit? Do you need new appliances? Is it time to add solar panels to take advantage of our fabulous California sun?

Full Article >

We'll beat your auto loan rate by 0.50% APR

10/11/2017

Love your car but hate your payments? Travis Credit Union puts you in the driver’s seat when it comes to your auto loan.

Full Article >

We're celebrating you on Oct. 19

10/11/2017

This year, credit unions around the world will celebrate International Credit Union Day on Oct. 19, 2017, reminding our members that “Dreams Thrive Here.”

Full Article >

67th Annual Meeting Election Notice

10/10/2017

Elections will be held Thursday, April 26, 2018, for the Board of Directors and the Supervisory Committee at Travis Credit Union.

Full Article >


66th Annual Meeting Results

7/1/2017

Our 66th Annual Meeting was held on Thursday, April 27, 2017, in the Lt. General John F. Gonge Community Room

Full Article >

Protect yourself from text scams

7/1/2017

The rise in text phishing scams is from criminals with access to your cell number by purchasing phone lists.

Full Article >

Congratulations to our 2017 scholarship winners

7/1/2017

Twenty-one high school students heading to college this fall are doing so with $1,500 scholarships from Travis Credit Union.

Full Article >

Real Estate News - Summer 2017

7/1/2017

Why are so many members turning to Travis for their home loan needs?

Full Article >

Members are turning to Travis for a complete loan experience

7/1/2017

At Travis Credit Union, we offer a complete mortgage experience.

Full Article >

In the Community - Summer 2017

7/1/2017

Travis Credit Union is dedicated to making a difference in the communities we serve.

Full Article >

How to save money when you live paycheck to paycheck

7/1/2017

Are you living paycheck to paycheck? If so, you’re not alone.

Full Article >

Branch Transformations

7/1/2017

We are renovating to better serve you!

Full Article >

Crave 2 Save for a better tomorrow

7/1/2017

47% of Americans at every income level don’t have $400 in savings!

Full Article >

Tech savvy ways to save on school supplies

7/1/2017

This is a busy and expensive time of year for Travis Credit Union parents.

Full Article >

The best way to start saving for your child’s college education

7/1/2017

When you consider the rising cost of a college education, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed.

Full Article >

Coming Soon: An update to our Mobile App

7/1/2017

Members who use our Mobile App can expect an update to occur sometime this summer.

Full Article >

Summer Home Loan Refinance Offer

7/1/2017

Now’s a great time to turn to Travis and take advantage of our Summer Home loan Refinance promotion!

Full Article >


Before you say, “Bon Voyage”

4/3/2017

The following travel tips can help you enjoy your trip and keep your cards safe:

Full Article >

The best way to teach your kids about managing money

4/3/2017

While hindsight is 20/20, if parents could go back in time, many would say we spoiled our kids too much.

Full Article >

How millennials’ incomes may impact boomers’ retirements

4/3/2017

You’ve probably heard the term “millennial” bounced around quite a bit lately. What exactly is a millennial?

Full Article >

Real Estate News - Spring 2017

4/3/2017

Experts anticipate an influx of either new buyers purchasing existing homes or 160,000 new homes being built per year up to 2024.

Full Article >

How much equity do you have?

4/3/2017

Home value comparison by county

Full Article >

In the Community - Spring 2017

4/3/2017

Travis Credit Union is dedicated to making a difference in the communities we serve thorough an investment of financial resources and human involvement.

Full Article >

The skyrocketing cost of eating out

4/3/2017

According to recent studies, more and more people are eating out. Quartz.com reports that for the first time in recorded history, Americans are spending more at bars and restaurants ($54.857 billion) than they are on groceries ($52.502 billion).

Full Article >

Protect yourself from dangerous new car technology

4/3/2017

Why buy a new car? It used to be for reasons like – expensive upkeep on an older car, needing a larger vehicle to accommodate a growing family.

Full Article >

Food with a flair from the comfort of your home

4/3/2017

Member Spotlight

ERICA SERFACE
CHEF/OWNER OF ERICA MARIE’S CATERING

Full Article >

Bobby Bradley turned to Travis for a better Home Loan

4/3/2017

Travis Credit Union has been doing better Home Loans for over 30 years. What makes our loans better?

Full Article >

Beware of phony IRS calls

4/3/2017

In the midst of tax season, be on the lookout for fake IRS phone scams targeting unwitting taxpayers like yourself.

Full Article >

Elderly forced to choose between food and medication

4/3/2017

For many people, there’s nothing sweeter than reflecting on fond memories of visits to Grandma and Grandpa’s house.

Full Article >

Creating value for you is what motivates us

1/1/2017

Travis Credit Union representatives love to share their stories about how they help members such as yourself save money.

Full Article >

You’re Invited to our 66th Annual Meeting

1/1/2017

Save the date – April 27, 2017

Full Article >

It's HELOC season for Travis members

1/1/2017

Now that the holidays are over, it’s time to consolidate those high-interest credit cards and do some home improvement projects.

Full Article >

Thinking about going solar?

1/1/2017

The big question is, “Should you lease or should you buy solar?”

Full Article >

Are you turning 70-½ this year?

1/1/2017

It’s probably been a while since you counted your half birthday, but this one is important according to the IRS.

Full Article >

Apply today for our College Scholarships

1/1/2017

Travis Credit Union is offering $1,500 College Scholarships to 20 graduating high school seniors, and we want you to be one of them.

Full Article >

Members are going mobile – and for good reasons

1/1/2017

It’s simple, secure and convenient

Full Article >

In the Community - Winter 2017

1/1/2017

Travis Credit Union is intensely focused on making a difference in the communities we serve through our unique emphasis on financial education, financial literacy and financial advocacy.

Full Article >

We've got you covered

1/1/2017

Travis Credit Union offers overdraft coverage to provide you with peace-of-mind knowing that your personal checks are covered, even when your checking account has insufficient funds due to unforeseen circumstances.

Full Article >

Make Your Finances Bloom in 2017

1/1/2017

It’s hard to believe that in a few short months, everything under the sun-kissed sky will be in full bloom again.

Full Article >

The joy of saving and waiting

1/1/2017

Think about how happy you feel when you’re looking forward to something.

Full Article >

What keeps you awake at night?

1/1/2017

Rest assured, your savings are safe with us

Full Article >

Privacy Notice

1/1/2017

Federal law requires us to tell you how we collect, share and protect your personal information.

Full Article >

How to protect yourself from hackers

1/1/2017

Have you ever wondered why anyone would want to hack into your email account?

Full Article >

Using credit to get out of debt

1/1/2017

That headline sounds counterintuitive, but it can actually be a good strategy for anyone who is serious about paying off unwanted debt.

Full Article >

Need to update your contact information?

1/1/2017

As trusted stewards of your financial accounts, it’s imperative that we stay connected with up-to-date contact information.

Full Article >

You may be eligible for VITA’s free tax preparation services

1/1/2017

Travis Credit Union sponsors a free tax return service for anyone in the community with an income of less than $54,000 in 2016. Membership at TCU is not required to participate.

Full Article >

Where did all that money go?

1/1/2017

Have you ever experienced having plenty of cushion in your budget and still find yourself falling short at the end of the month?

Full Article >

TurboTax Sweepstakes

1/1/2017

Travis Credit Union has teamed up with TurboTax® to save you up to $15 on TurboTax federal products, and a chance to win $25,000!

Full Article >

Access to good financial advice

1/1/2017

Got questions about finances? You probably don’t have a shortage of advice givers in your circle of friends and family.

Full Article >

Past Issues – Smart Money Matters

Past issues of Smart Money Matters are available as PDF downloads. A wealth of useful information in every issue – from details about all of the benefits of your TCU membership and fun financial information for kids to IRAs and planning for college expenses ... Smart Money Matters makes you smarter.