Month: May, 2017

CEO Spotlight

Monday, May 22, 2017
Cumbee Headshot“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
Lebert HeadshotA 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
Financial Life Stage DiagramAs 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
Paycheck Protection DiagramYoung 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
Senior Staff HeadshotsHuron, 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....