July 2021 eNewsletter
You're off to great adventures with a BlueOx Credit Union Auto Loan! For a limited time only, enter to win one of 50/$50 fuel cards1 and enjoy rates as low as 2.99% APR2 when you apply for a BlueOx Auto Loan - this is one road trip you won't want to miss out on!
We Will Meet or Beat Your Rate or Pay You $100
Provide proof of your current rate and if we can't beat it by at least 0.25% APR,3 we will deposit $100 into your BlueOx Savings Account.
Low-Cost Payment and Vehicle Protection Options
We offer affordable payment and vehicle protection options to provide peace of mind and protect your investment!
- Payment Protection
- Guaranteed Asset Protection
- Mechanical Repair Coverage
- Depreciation Protection Waiver
- Auto Essentials
Convenient 90-Day No Pay
Enjoy 90 days on the road without having to make a payment!
Apply online, stop by any of our branches or call a Member Service Advisor at (800) 648-8035.
GreenPath Financial Wellness Webinar: Family Lessons About Money
Join us and our partners at GreenPath Financial Wellness on July 28 at 1:00 p.m. EDT for an enlightening session on how we might support the next generation on their financial wellness journey. This webinar will feature a lively discussion about tips, challenges and resources when it comes to raising financially healthy kids.
iTeller - A New, Enhanced Service Experience!
Getting to Know the BlueOx iTellers
As part of our on-going commitment to enhancing the member experience, as well as providing additional choices that fit your lifestyle, BlueOx Credit Union is excited to announce a new, easy-to-use banking technology, beginning with our Battle Creek and Jackson drive-thrus and Battle Creek Branch lobby, and now available for your convenience! Interactive Teller Machines (ITMs) or iTellers are innovative and interactive “I do my own banking” ATM machines with a personal touch. They provide face-to-face assistance from a knowledgeable iTeller specialist using live video chat technology – all the convenience of an ATM with the personal service of a live teller PLUS more convenience and functionality! Picture an ATM that comes to life, much like Skype, FaceTime or Zoom.
8 Reasons You Will Love iTeller!
- Quick, easy transactions – No deposit slips or payment coupons needed
- Private, personal live assistance – Touch the screen and speak with a BlueOx iTeller specialist
- More functionality – Take care of more business beyond standard ATM transactions
- Social distancing – There’s no person-to-person contact as it’s all done completely digitally through video, which allows you to stay safe
- Simple to use – The ease of an ATM with personalized service and hospitality
- Security – A safe and secure way to do your banking
- Drive or walk-up convenience
- Check images on receipts
For your knowledge, education and convenience, we have prepared a comprehensive list of frequently asked questions regarding our new iTellers. Click below to learn more.
Box up a great rate with a BlueOx Home Loan! It's time to make your move with the help of our affordable Mortgage Loan rates and flexible terms to match your lifestyle!
In observance of Independence Day, all BlueOx locations will be closed Monday, July 5. We will re-open for normal business hours on Tuesday, July 6. Online Banking and our BlueOx Mobile App are open all day, every day for your Digital Banking needs.
85th Anniversary Celebration Giveaway
In honor of BlueOx Credit Union’s 85th Anniversary, we are looking back at our history and giving back to our member-owners! Join us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram on the last Thursday of each month from March through December for “Throw Back Thursdays.” Learn more about our Credit Union’s legacy and see how far we’ve come from 1936 to 2021. We are also celebrating by giving away $85 BlueOx Visa® Gift Cards to 10 lucky winners.4 See official rules and enter to win below. Thank you for trusting BlueOx for your financial needs. We appreciate your loyalty and your business!
Inexpensive Ways to Improve Your Home's Curb Appeal
Making home improvements can be easy and it doesn't have to break the bank! Read our blog to learn about five affordable ways to improve your curb appeal.
Identity theft is a crime in which an imposter gains access to another’s personal information, such as Social Security Number, credit card numbers or medical insurance information and uses this information for personal gain. Defend your family, identity and credit with IDProtect® Plus!
What IDProtect® Plus Offers
- Comprehensive Identity Theft Resolution Services
- Identity Monitoring
- Single Bureau Credit Reports and Scores
- Debit and Credit Card Registration
- $10,000 Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
And so much more! Click the link below to learn more.
1The fuel card contest begins 7/1/21 and ends 9/30/21. Drawing for 50 - $50 fuel cards held by 10/31/21. Entrants receive one entry for financing a valid Vehicle Loan and one entry for having a current or new BlueOx Credit Union Visa® Platinum Rewards Credit Card. Winners will be randomly selected from among all eligible members in the contest. Actual odds of winning are based upon the number of eligible entries received. Winner is solely responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes and any expenses associated with the prize. See details and official rules at BlueOXcu.org.
2APR=Annual Percentage Rate. Rate effective 7/1/21 and is subject to change without notice. Limited time offer on Auto Loans of $15,000 or more. Valid on new loans and refinances from other financial institutions. Subject to credit approval. Other rates and terms available.
3Current rate must be greater than 1.99% APR. Proof of current rate is required. Must open a BlueOx Credit Union Checking Account. BlueOx Credit Union will beat your current rate by at least .25% APR (down to our floor rate of 1.99% APR) or we will deposit $100 into your BlueOx Savings Account. Offer not valid on loans currently financed with BlueOx Credit Union.
4Limited time offer. Must complete online entry form to be entered to win an $85 BlueOx Credit Union Visa® Gift Card monthly prize. Winners will be randomly selected from among all eligible members in the contest. Actual odds of winning are based upon the number of eligible entries received. The Promotional Entry Period begins March 1, 2021 at 12:01 a.m. ET and ends on December 31, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. ET. There will be 10 winners, one per month, to receive the prize of an $85 Visa® Gift Card. One winner will be randomly selected and notified on or around the second Friday of the following month, from April 9, 2021 to January 14, 2022 from the amassed entries from the previous month. Limited one entry per person per month. BlueOx Credit Union reserves the right to discontinue promotion at any time. See BlueOXcu.org/85th-anniversary-celebration-giveaway-official-rules for Official Rules.
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