Category: 2017

CEO Spotlight

Monday, May 22, 2017
“Credit unions are the only thing I know,” stated Cumbee as we started this interview. His first job in 1984, upon graduating from Dakota State College in Madison SD, was at First Dakota Federal Credit Union in Sioux Falls. Cumbee was the first full-time employee at the $1 million dollar, “almost fu....

Lebert Strives to 'Make a Difference'

Thursday, May 18, 2017
A few months ago, Emmy Lebert gathered her nearly 10 years of financial experience and made a commitment to the Brookings Branch of Dakotaland Federal Credit Union as a Real Estate Loan Officer. Lebert feels strongly that every day is a new occasion to make a difference and provide learning opportun....

Financial Security for Every Life Stage

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
As an individual progresses through life, he or she may decide to get married or have children. In that case, they may need financial security for all of their family’s life stages. Regardless, as life unfolds, responsibilities and priorities change. And these changes do not matter to disability ins....

Paycheck Protection for Millennials

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Young adults may or may not have figured about how they are going to change the world, but they will. Why? Because they are young, healthy and may even have a little charisma! But financially, they could do better. Many of them may be part of the 31 percent of those between the ages of 18 and 34 wit....

Senior Dakotaland Staff Tally 130 Years of Dedicated Service

Monday, May 8, 2017
Huron, SD - May 3, 2017 Four members of Dakotaland Federal Credit Union’s management team and one from Dakotaland Community Insurance observe milestone employment anniversaries in 2017. Dan Cumbee, Trisha Robison and Pat Murtha each celebrate 30 years, while Bryan Smith and Julie Granstrom reached t....

Dakotaland Federal Credit Union Approves Plans for New Administrative Facility

Monday, April 24, 2017
At Dakotaland Federal Credit Union’s 82nd Annual Meeting, Credit Union President, Dan Cumbee, officially announced plans for a new administrative facility to be built along State Highway 37 in the Randall Plaza Lot located in the development south of Coborn’s in Huron. “The new site is not only inte....

Area Seniors Receive $8000 in Scholarships

Thursday, April 13, 2017
Dakotaland Federal Credit Union recently honored 8 area youth with $8000 in College Scholarships for the 2017-18 school year. Each recipient completed a written application and submitted an essay highlighting the positive changes they would make in their communities if given the opportunity. Those s....

Engels Transitions from Real Estate Agent to Real Estate Loan Officer

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Danielle (Dani) Engels turned her real estate broker experience into a new home with Dakotaland Federal Credit Union. Engels recently accepted a Real Estate Loan Officer position at the Brookings Branch and she intends to resume her positive influence on the real estate market in Brookings and the s....

Dakotaland Federal Credit Union Real Estate Team Welcomes Myers

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Tom Myers recently accepted a Loan Officer position with Dakotaland Federal Credit Union’s expanding Real Estate Department. The assignment is stationed at the main branch in Huron, but is designed to service the 8 branches located across east central South Dakota.

Dakotaland Federal Credit Union Expands Operations to Watertown

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Dakotaland Federal Credit Union has announced plans to extend their full-line of financial services to the community of Watertown with a new branch location expected to open in 2017.