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18
Jul

Are you ready to master the savings game?

Get insights into attaining financial success with our latest webinar, where our Couva Branch staff delve into smart savings strategies with our Borrow Save Grow (B.S.G.) Loan. Also, learn more about our Edu Loan in time for the new school year.

Join us to learn how TECU can help you feel empowered to achieve your financial goals.

Date and Time:

  • Wednesday 24th July, 2024.
  • 5:30 p.m.

Zoom meeting (register for the link).

Why attend:
✅Learn strategies to maximise your savings potential with our Borrow Save Grow (B.S.G.) Loan.

✅Get information on our Edu Loan to cover your back-to-school expenses in time for the new school term.

✅Gain insights into the loan process and the requirements for a successful outcome.

Register by completing the form below to secure your spot and take the first step towards achieving your financial goals!

For further inquiries, email:

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Complete the form below to submit your information.

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4
Jul

Join Us in Supporting Our Neighbours After Hurricane Beryl

In light of the devastating effects of Hurricane Beryl, TECU, in partnership with key organisations and some of our corporate partners, is extending a helping hand to our neighbours. We invite all our members, who are willing and able, to join us in these crucial relief efforts.

How You Can Help

We are collecting the following items to aid those affected by Hurricane Beryl:

 

In response to the requests of several members, we are also is now accepting donations to be added to a relief fund for the victims of Hurricane Beryl.  Monetary can be made via any TECU Branch or online ACH bank transfer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Drop-Off Locations

You can drop off your contributions at any of the three TECU branches:

  • Marabella Branch: TECU House, Southern Main Road, Marabella
  • Couva Branch: Southern Main Road, Couva
  • Point Fortin Branch: 28 Guapo Cap-de-Ville Road, Point Fortin

Join Us in Making a Difference

Your support can make a significant impact on the lives of those affected by this disaster. Together, we can help the affected countries recover and rebuild stronger than ever.

Thank you for your generosity and compassion.

 

For more information, please contact us at marketing@tecutt.com.

 

26
Jun

4.5% Annual Return with TECU’s Secure Plus—Fixed Deposit Investment!

 

Explore TECU’s latest investment opportunity with our Secure Plus — Tranche 9.

  • Five (5) Years Fixed Deposit, Interest Rate 4.50% per annum (semi-annual payments) 

Minimum subscription: $10,000.00

Visit any of our TECU Branches with the following:

  • One form of valid government-issued identification
  • Subscription payment via Managers’ Cheque / ACH or Cash
  • Completed Source of Funds Declaration Form for payments $20,000 and over in cash or $50,000 and over in cheque

For Non-Members, the following additional information is required:

Subscription commences on Wednesday, 26th June 2024 and closes when the limited investment quantity has been attained.

 

12
Jun

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

No. 77/2024

 

Notice is hereby given that the 77th Annual General Meeting of TECU Credit Union Co-operative Society Limited will be held at Achievors Banquet Hall, #2 Adesh Drive, San Fernando, on Saturday, 22nd June 2024, at 10:00 a.m.

 

The meeting will be held for the following purpose:

  1. Confirmation of Minutes of the 76th Annual General Meeting.
  2. To receive the reports of the Board of Directors, Supervisory, Credit, Education and Nominating Committees and the Financial Statements of the Credit Union for the year ended December 31st 2023.
  3. Election of Officers.
  4. Resolutions.
  5. Transact any other ordinary business of the Credit Union.

 

 

Registration Commences at 8:30 a.m.

Each registrant must walk with a copy of their ID for registration.
Shuttle Service from the Marabella office starting at 8:00 a.m.

 

Members are advised that dividends will be credited to their Share Account as is customary and can be withdrawn from June 24th, 2024.

The Annual Report 2023 can be accessed here from Wednesday 12th June, 2024 and will be available for collection at the Marabella, Couva and Point Fortin offices from Monday 17th June 2024.

To access the 2023 Annual Report online, please click here.

  

Ilitty Mollino
Hon. Secretary
June 11th, 2024

15
May

Welcome to the Future of Banking with TECH-U E-Services Mobile App!

We are thrilled to introduce the TECH-U E-Services Mobile App, a cutting-edge solution designed to elevate your banking experience to new heights. With our app, managing your finances has never been easier or more convenient.

Key Features:

  1. Mobile Banking: Access your accounts anytime, anywhere, directly from your mobile device.
  2. Secure Transactions: Enjoy peace of mind with state-of-the-art security measures protecting your transactions.
  3. Account Management: Stay on top of your finances by monitoring your account activity in real-time.
  4. Funds Transfer: Transfer money between your accounts, to other TECH-U members or to external banks securely and seamlessly.
  5. Notifications: Receive instant alerts and updates about your account activity for added convenience.

Please note that to access the new mobile app, you are required to have our complimentary TECH-U E-Services online banking. To apply, please visit https://tecutt.com/products-services/tech-u-e-services/ .

Download the TECH-U E-Services Mobile App from the App Store or Google Play Store and start banking on-the-go.

 

Here are the links to download the app:

 

Thank you for choosing TECU for your banking needs. We are committed to providing you with innovative solutions that simplify your life and empower you to achieve your financial goals.

7
May

Loan Saturday and Small Biz Market: Sparking Entrepreneurial Energy! 

Prepare to ignite your entrepreneurial spirit at our Small Biz Market-themed “Sparking Entrepreneurial Energy” in May.

Additionally, we will be including our Loan Saturday event to facilitate new memberships, conduct credit assessments, and provide insights into TECU-related services

Mark your calendars:

Saturday 18th May, 2024
⏰9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
TECU’s Marabella Branch & Car park

Entrepreneurs register your Small Business and get the opportunity to: 

  • Expand your business into new market segments.
  • Amplify your brand’s visibility at no cost to you.
  • Connect with fellow entrepreneurs and potential collaborators.

Registration fee: TTD$100.00 per spot

*Must be a TECU Member

**Registration deadline: Wednesday 16th May, 2024

The registration process for Small Business Owners is now closed.

 

Why is TECU doing this?

TECU Credit Union cares about our member’s success because we thrive when you thrive!

Please remember that this specific event will coincide with our Loan Saturday at the branch, where our dedicated TECU Team will assist with credit assessments, membership processing, and other TECU-related services.

For questions and inquiries, please email us at marketing@tecutt.com.

 

 

6
May

Express your deepest gratitude for your mother with a Mom and Me Loan, where you can qualify for up to $100,000 to make this Mother’s Day a special one.

  • Low interest rates
  • Quick approvals
  • Use for any purpose
  • Promotion valid until 31 May 2024

For all that she has done, this is your chance to say “I love you” in more ways than one…because she deserves it.

Complete the form below, and a loans officer will contact you to advise how much you can qualify for.

Here’s what you need to apply:

  • Must have a minimum of $2,500.00 in shareholdings (subject to a credit assessment)
  • Two (2) forms of valid government-issued picture I.D.
  • Evidence of Income (Payslip- not older than 1 month  and  Job Letter- not older than 3 months) *Bank transaction statement may be required
  • Proof of Address (utility bill- not older than 3 months)
    N.B. If the utility bill is not in the applicant’s name, written consent and valid identification are required from the bill owner to use the bill.
  • Proof of loan purpose (based on the purpose of the loan)
  • Must be in a current permanent job for a minimum of 12 months
  • Must be in current casual or temporary job continuously for a minimum of 24 months
  • If self-employed, must be able to provide proof of income for a minimum of 24 months
  • Must establish a payroll deduction which must be confirmed by the member’s employer before disbursement or a standing order from your bank
25
Mar

Earn Up to 4.5% Annual Return with TECU’s Secure Plus—Fixed Deposit Investments!

 

Explore TECU’s latest investment opportunity with our Secure Plus — Tranche 8.

Choose from:

  • Three (3) Years Fixed Deposit, Interest Rate 3.75% per annum (semi-annual payments) 
  • Five (5) Years Fixed Deposit, Interest Rate 4.50% per annum (semi-annual payments) 

Minimum subscription: $10,000

Visit any of our TECU Branches with the following:

  • One form of valid government-issued identification
  • Subscription payment via Managers’ Cheque / ACH or Cash
  • Completed Source of Funds Declaration Form for payments $20,000 and over in cash or $50,000 and over in cheque

For Non-Members, the following additional information is required:

Subscription commences on Monday, 25th March 2024 and closes when the limited investment quantity has been attained.

 

11
Mar

Welcome to our Couva Loan Saturday Series!

TECU cares about your convenience, and we are excited to offer our services at our upcoming Loan Saturday for your ease and accessibility.

Join us for our Loan Saturday at our Couva branch!
Date: Saturday 15th, June 2024
⏰ Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

TECU Couva Branch, Southern Main Road, Marabella.

Our Loan Saturday event is designed to help you take care of your financial needs with ease.

Services Available:
✅On-the-spot loan assessments & prequalifications for all loans (appointment or walk-in)
✅New membership applications (appointment only)

Why Attend our upcoming Loan Saturday?

✔️Convenience: We are open outside operating hours to fit your busy schedule.

✔️Expert Guidance: Our team of financial experts will be available to assist you.

✔️Fast Processing: Get on-the-spot loan assessments and pre-qualifications.

To schedule an appointment, please complete the form below.

*Don’t forget to bring a copy of your ID.
**All original documents are required for New Membership Applications. See the list of required application documents here.

For more information, please email us or contact us directly.

Email: or
Call: 800-TECU(8328) ext. 12407,12406,12404.

TECU Credit Union – Creating and Securing Your Future!

Follow us on social media: Facebook and Instagram – @tecutt.

 

 

26
Feb

Discover Important Updates to Your TECU Members’ Group Life Policy!

 

Join us for a free online awareness session to learn about recent changes to our group life policy. Your financial security is paramount to us, and we want to ensure you’re well-informed about any adjustments that may affect you and your loved ones.

📅 Tuesday 27th & Thursday 29th February 2024

⏰ 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

📌 Online – Zoom Platform

During this session, our expert team will walk you through the changes, answer your questions, and provide valuable insights to help you make informed decisions.

 

Don’t miss out! Registration is FREE.

Complete the form below to secure your spot at this event.

 

 

Stay informed and empowered about your insurance coverage with TECU Credit Union.

See you there!

 

5
Feb

It’s time to put your homeownership goals into action!

Explore your options with  TECU’s Hybrid Mortgage Expo.

Come and meet the experts and gain valuable insights by:

  • Understanding The Legal Process. Our partnered lawyers will be available to explain the intricate procedures in a straightforward & comprehensive manner.
  • Gaining insight into the Valuation Process. Similarly, our recommended valuators will offer guidance on “best practices” to assist you throughout the process.
  • Mastering the Town & Country Planning Process. The team will explain key regulatory matters and aspects of the Town and Country Planning procedures.
  • Demystifying TECU’s Mortgage Process with our Branch Manager. Mr Dale Rambharose will carefully walk up through the process and answer your questions.

Mortgage Expo Webinar Schedule:

  1. The Legal Process: Monday 19th February
  2. The Valuation Process: Tuesday 20th February
  3. Town & Country Planning: Wednesday 21st February
  4. TECU’s Mortgage Loan Process: Thursday 22nd February

Time: 5:30 pm; Online

Plus a bonus – in-person event for on-the-spot assessments and pre-qualifications:

📅Saturday 24th February

⏰ 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

📌 TECU’s Marabella Branch, Auditorium.

Don’t miss out! Registration is FREE.

Complete the form below to attend these events.

 

 

 

24
Jan

Drive in Style in 2024 with TECU + Lifestyle Motors!

Join us for an exclusive showcase of the latest in automotive excellence. 

Featured Vehicles:

  1. Suzuki XL7: Experience sophistication and performance
  2. Suzuki Vitara: Discover versatility in style
  3. KGM (formerly SsangYong Musso): Power meets precision

 

📅 Date: Friday 02nd February, 2024
🕒 Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
📍 Venue: TECU Marabella Branch (Carpark)

 

Here’s what to expect at the TECU+ Lifestyle Motors Vehicle Expo:

  1. On-the-Spot Loan Assessments: Say goodbye to waiting! Our team will be on standby to provide instant loan assessments, so you can drive off with your dream car faster than ever.
  2. Exclusive Discounts and Deals: Access special discounts for members who commit to purchasing a vehicle at the event.
  3. Engage with Lifestyle Motors Representatives: Discuss the possibilities for your dream vehicle with our knowledgeable experts.
  4. Tailored Financing Solutions: Our financial experts will be available to guide you through the process.

 

Mark your calendars, and don’t miss this chance to turn your automotive dreams into reality.

Submit your information below to accelerate the process.

Requirements:

  • Two forms of valid ID
  • Utility Bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Evidence of Income (Payslip- not older than 1 month & Job Letter- not older than 3 months)
  • Shareholding (New Vehicle): 0%*-10%

 

22
Jan

BSG FREE Webinar: Kickstart Your Financial Journey.

Elevate your savings and wealth potential in 2024. Join our webinar for success strategies!

About the Webinar Series:

  • Learn how to build generational wealth with a Borrow Save Grow (BSG) Loan.
  • Use a BSG Loan to improve your credit rating while enhancing your shareholdings.
  • Invest strategically in your financial future by securing a BSG Loan.

Date and Time: Wednesday, 31st January 2024, 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Registration is FREE!

 

 

 

19
Dec

Your Christmas Gift to Maximise Your Savings in 2024. 

 

One (1) Year Fixed Deposit

Interest Rate 3.75% per annum (semi-annual payments) 

Minimum subscription: $10,000

Visit any of our TECU Branches with the following:

  • One form of valid government-issued identification
  • Subscription payment via Managers’ Cheque / ACH or Cash
  • Completed Source of Funds Declaration Form for payments $20,000 and over in cash or $50,000 and over in cheque

For Non-Members, the following additional information is required:

Subscription commences on Wednesday, 20th December 2023 and closes when the limited investment quantity has been attained.

 

5
Dec

TECU Credit Union Co-operative Society Limited (TECU) invites members who may be desirous of being a part of its dynamic TECU Leadership Team to serve on:

Board of Directors

Credit Committee

Supervisory Committee

Members in good standing who are interested in serving on any of the above Committees can collect an application package for nomination at TECU’s Head Office, Marabella or at Branch Offices in Couva and Point Fortin. Application Packages can also be accessed below.

Please select the appropriate package as follows:

Completed and signed application packages placed in sealed envelopes, marked ‘CONFIDENTIAL’ and addressed to The Nomination Committee, TECU House, Southern Main Road, Marabella can be submitted to any of TECU’s offices or emailed to on or before Friday 5th January 2024.

Incomplete and late applications will not be accepted.

Please note that members elected from the floor at TECU’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be subjected to a screening process by the Nominating Committee to be held within five (5) days of the election.

 

BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Ilitty Mollino

Honorary Secretary