APRIL 2019
Dear Member,

I'm very excited to announce that TBACU was the winner of the Paul Bunyan Chapter Challenge for 2018! Our team and board members give so much of their time back to our community and it is wonderful to highlight their dedication to our mission. We will proudly display the trophy at our Front Street Branch and look forward to another chapter challenge this year.

Proudly serving the people of Michigan, the Paul Bunyan Chapter is a community of cooperative minded credit unions. Please visit pbunyan.mcul.org  to learn more about the Paul Bunyan Chapter and to see how they all support their communities.


Karen Browne

Mark your calendar for our Annual Meeting on Tuesday, April 16th, at our Front Street Branch. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. and our team and Board of Directors will be in attendance.

There will be refreshments and a chance to win a $50 Back Country North gift card. We look forward to sharing the financials and reflecting on our 2018 accomplishments.  If you are unable to attend, we will have live streaming options available.

Smart money habits start young. Help your teen gain important financial skills while saving money to use towards a future goal with TBA Credit Union's iTeens account. Perfect for saving allowances, cash gifts and earnings from a part-time job.   Learn more >

TBA Credit Union wants to help guide kids on their journey to master the enchanting subject of money by making saving a fun and educational experience. That's why we've developed "The Money Magic Club," a program designed to teach kids that saving money, even a little at a time, can be magical!   Learn more >

TBA Credit Union is a very proud sponsor of the Outstanding Educator Awards, an annual ceremony to honor our educators in TBAISD and the five-county service area of the Traverse City Chamber of Commerce. The award recognizes those special individuals that make a difference every day to improve our community through the work they have chosen.

We encourage schools and communities to nominate individuals who exemplify the qualities of an outstanding educator. Nominations must be submitted by April 16, 2019.   Learn More >
Recognizing Employees
TBACU would like to congratulate six amazing employees who went above and beyond the call of duty and were recognized at our Annual Recognition ceremony.


Our Community Volunteer Award was presented to Katie O'Connor, a Senior Member Service Representative, for her amazing service to our community through her volunteer hours.


Three TBACU employees were awarded the Perfect Attendance Award for their incredible work ethic. Robin Wybenga, CFO, for 5 years of perfect attendance. Trey Wright, a Mortgage Loan Originator, for 2 years of perfect attendance. Lastly, Chris Givens, a Loan Officer, for 2 years of perfect attendance.


Our Super Star award was presented to Mae Bradford, a Member Service Specialist, to recognize her superior service by living our mission.

Finally, our Coach Star Award was presented to Christie Dompierre, TBACU's Marketing Director, for her superior coaching skills through individual coaching, team building exercises, and leading within her department and beyond.


*Non-deposit investment products and services are offered through CUSO Financial Services, L.P. ("CFS"), a registered broker-dealer (Member  FINRA/SIPC ) and SEC Registered Investment Advisor. Products offered through CFS: are not NCUA/NCUSIF or otherwise federally insured, are not guarantees or obligations of the credit union, and may involve investment risk including possible loss of principal. Investment Representatives are registered through CFS. TBA Credit Union has contracted with CFS to make non-deposit investment products and services available to credit union members.