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2017 Annual Meeting Notice

The Annual Meeting of Members is scheduled for

Tuesday, April 4 at 4:30pm

John Boyle O’Reilly Club
33 Progress Avenue Springfield

New Business will include:

  • Election of 5 Directors
  • Approval of Directors’ expenses for the prior year
  • Approval of the Officers’ Reports

Proof of identification required. Credit Union members must be in good standing to participate.

RSVP by March 25, 2017 to 413-205-2040 or jbeylard@arrhacu.com

Seeking Candidates for 2017 Board of Directors Election

In accordance with the Bylaws of Arrha Credit Union, the Board of Directors will be accepting nominations from its general membership for open board positions in the upcoming term. Arrha Credit Union’s Board of Directors is comprised of 11 member-volunteers responsible for developing and setting the credit union’s strategic direction. In 2017, five vacancies will be available for four, three year terms and one, two year term. The Committee will further evaluate all candidates to identify the best qualified nominees for director. The Nominating committee is looking for:

Decide How Much to Save

When it comes to saving, something is better than nothing, and more is better than less. That’s not much help—but this simple guideline might be:

  • 50% of your after-tax income goes to needs
  • 20% goes to savings and debt repayment
  • 30% is for wants

Holiday Spending

No need to be a scrooge this season, but keep an eye on your spending to make sure you start the new year right. Click here to see how the average American spends money during the holidays.