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2013 Nom the Mom Adventure (Part 1)

One of my favorite things about Linn Area Credit Union is that "We Are Family" isn't just a tagline, but really, our lifeline. Family is our pulse. Though we run lots of contests throughout the year, Nom the Mom is…
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2013 Teacher of the Year: Tania Johnson

Teacher Appreciation Week is in full swing! Our Linn Area Credit Union roots are actually with teachers (see why here or find out about The Teacher Store here), so we especially ADORE this week. But enough about us. We are…
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How To Shop Safer Online

Shopping online has an obvious appeal: No lines, no parking lot misery, better inventory, an absence of uber-pushy salespeople and I can shop while wearing my comfy pink sweatpants. Everyone wins! However, buying anything on the internet comes with a…
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The Women Build Project

Linn Area Credit Union was honored to help support Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build Project. This program challenges women to devote at least one day to the effort to eliminate poverty housing. Women Build had one project in Cedar Rapids…
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See Jenny Run

The time has come, friends! We've reached the last leg of our Ironman journey with Jenny Lorenz. After being kicked by swimmers and fighting insane wind on a bike, it's now time to close out this challenge with a marathon.…
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See Jenny Bike

Back for more??? Woohoo! We are spotlighting Jenny Lorenz's Ironman experience in a three parter. (If you haven't read the first one yet, jump over here.) Ready for the next leg of Jenny's journey? Take a deep breath, maybe grab…
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Contest: Highlight Reel Winner

And the winner... racking up 538 votes.... is: "This was such an emotional and amazing day! Marvin McNutt is a beautiful person and watching my granddaughters shear joy as he presented them with "daughter bracelets", after he proposed and gave…
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See Jenny Swim

When you are proud of someone you love, you want to shout their successes out to the world! This is exactly how we feel about our very own Jenny Lorenz. Not only is she the amazing Executive Vice President of…
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Tara’s Refinance Story

“Rates are at a historic low! Now is the time to refinance!” Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last year, you’ve heard this at least a dozen times. When my husband and I became homeowners in 2008,…
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Whiners are weiners!

“Whiners are Wieners” was a recent title of a Survivor: Philippines episode so aptly named by our very own Linn Area Credit Union survivor, Denise Stapley. And Denise is certainly neither. Let me rewind. We take the TV show Survivor…