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The Art of Consolidating Debt and Savings Members Money…by Hiwot T.

I followed up with this member after she submitted an online application to convert her Gateway Line of Credit to a Visa Gold Credit Card for additional benefits. While going over her application, I noticed she had two auto loans and additional credit cards that appeared to have high interest rates. After we finished the Visa Gold request, I asked if she knew what her interest rates were on those other loans, and after a few quiet moments she said, “Not good at all.” I told her I would do some calculations to see if we could help her refinance the auto loans, and possibly consolidate the credit cards at a lower interest rate. She liked the idea, but was in hurry to go back to work and promised to call back and let me know how to proceed.

Non-member last week…LOYAL member today, all thanks to Erin!

A non-member stopped by the Everett branch on a Friday to open an account – we didn’t have an appointment available at that time, but I stepped outside to see how I could help and we scheduled an appointment for the following week. To get the process started before then, I suggested she go to our website to apply for membership over the weekend…

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