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Eight Elite Tips for Homebuyers

March 12, 2018

March is synonymous with buzzer-beating three pointers and the joy of seeing a local college or university going to the NCAA tournament. March is also an ideal time to reevaluate your current mortgage or to take the first steps toward homeownership with a new mortgage. Good thing Member One Federal Credit Union has a skilled […]

Get to Know Us: One on One with Bridgett Kidd

January 22, 2018

Bridgett Kidd is our Vice President of Business Lending, a newer department at Member One. She tells us her Member One story, her favorite place to eat, and the odd job she had through college. Learn about Bridgett and her new role from our latest blog! Where are you from? BK: I’m from Roanoke, Virginia. […]

Member One’s Non-Gift Guide

November 28, 2017

You know the routine—you and your friend/relative/significant other exchange gift cards for the holidays, realizing thereafter that keeping your money would have been better than the uninspired exchange that just took place. We aren’t criticizing—that’s us, too. But not this year. For 2017, forget gifts; instead, give experience, adventure, wonder, convenience, and knowledge. Here’s our […]

Member One Announces Mark Hudzik as Senior Vice President and Market Executive

November 14, 2017

Member One announced today that Mark Hudzik has been appointed as Senior Vice President and Market Executive, with responsibility for overall leadership in the Roanoke and Franklin County markets. Hudzik has been with Member One for 23 years and has served in a variety of leadership roles within the credit union. He started his career […]

Get to Know Us: One on One with Trevor Hall

October 25, 2017

Trevor Hall is the Market Manager of our Lakeside Crossing retail center in Lynchburg. He’s the latest Member One employee to sit down and tell us about his journey into the world of finance, his love of fashion, and the greatest lesson he’s learned. How long have you been at Member One? I’ve been with […]

Renting is In—Tips for Finding Your First Investment Property

August 23, 2017

IRAs, 401(k)s, share certificates—these are all great ways to grow your wealth. Another option many people are looking to is real estate. Since the recession, homeownership continues to decline, meaning people are renting more. If this trend continues, investing in an income property now could be very lucrative. But before you start buying up homes, here […]

Get to Know Us: One on One with Jean Hopstetter

July 31, 2017

From the movie she can watch on repeat to the unique super power she’d love to have, Jean Hopstetter, Member One’s Chief Operations Officer, sits down with us to talk about what brought her to Member One, her greatest piece of advice, and an interesting tidbit that you wouldn’t find on her résumé. How long […]

Member One Sponsors City Market Saturdays in Downtown Roanoke

May 30, 2017

Helping our members with their financial health is our passion, but a close second is community involvement. That’s why we’re the title sponsor again of Member One’s City Market Saturdays from May 13 to September 30, 2017. This free, family-friendly event features produce and treats from local farmers, handmade crafts, art, and more every Saturday […]

Get to Know Us! One on One with Ashley Vaught.

April 25, 2017

If you’ve ever been to our Main, Christiansburg, or Fairlawn branch, chances are you’ve seen Ashley Vaught. She has served our members in various branches throughout southwest Virginia and volunteers in our community with nonprofits like the Community Youth Program. This busy woman was kind enough to take a moment to give us a little […]

Get to Know Us! One on One with Paul Economy.

February 21, 2017

Financial education is the bee’s knees, but we like to give our readers an opportunity to get to know the people behind the scenes here at Member One. Paul Economy, Chief Retail Officer, has a big anniversary coming up, so we thought it appropriate to put him on the hot seat this month. Where are […]