RTN Credit Union News

Read the latest RTN Federal Credit Union news, covering products, events and financial topics in Work. Home. Life., our member newsletter.


Spring 2023


Winter 2023

Stories include RTN’s Millie Zayas is Credit Union Professional of the Year, Kindness Project display, Partnership with Our Lady’s Academy, Board of Directors Election and Annual Meeting, Housing Market Changing, Make a New Financial Plan This Year, Savings Certificate Specials.

Fall 2022

Stories include: New 10/1 Adjustable Rate Mortgages, RTN Kindness Project, HELOC Funds Available For Use, Maximize the Value of Your Home Buying or Selling Experience, Steps Toward Financial Success, Your Insured Funds, Stress-free Holiday Shopping, Burley and CCUA Scholarship Winners, RTN is Hiring, Video Tellers.

Summer 2022
Stories include: New Video Tellers, Auto Loans as Low as 3.125% APR, RTN Home Equity Loans/ Lines of Credit, Home Sweet Home HELOC, Free Mortgage Preapprovals, Market Strategy With RTN Realty Advisors, 2021 RTN GoodWorks Foundation Golf Tournament, RTN Investment & Retirement Group, Balance Transfer Feature in Online Banking, 2023 Board of Directors Listing.

Spring 2022
Stories include: Vehicle Loans, The Right Checking Account, Artmet FCU joins RTN, 2022 James A. Burley Scholarship Contest, Contactless RTN VISA Debit Cards Coming Soon, Help for Small Business Owners, RTN Mortgage Corner, Why Members Choose RTN Realty Advisors, First-Time Home Buyers seminars, Move Your Money Forward with the RTN Financial & Retirement Group.

Winter 2022
Stories include: Home Sweet Home HELOC, Be a Confident Car Buyer seminar, Board of Directors Election and Annual Meeting, RTN Mortgagor address, Preparing Your Home for Sale, Mortgage Corner, First-Time Home Buyers seminars, Financial fitness with RTN Financial & Retirement Group, RTN GoodWorks Foundation 2021 Golf Tournament new date.

Fall 2021
Stories include: The RTN car buying experience, Board Chairman honored as Volunteer of the Year, buy or sell a home with RTN Realty Advisors, 2021 James A. Burley Scholarship winners, prepare today for a secure financial tomorrow with RTN Financial & Retirement Group, year’s best holiday card, shop safely this holiday season, join Team RTN, make an appointment and going mobile.

Summer 2021
Stories include new low rates on boats, RVs, holiday, vacation and personal loans, VISA balance transfer special, buying and selling with RTN Realty, updating your home insurance with RTN Insurance Agency, family membership, six reasons to work with a financial professional, RTN Financial & Retirement Group seminars, introduction of the RTN ITM, refinancing your car loan, member story featuring Jo-Ann Basso, RTN Board of Directors FY2022 listing.

Spring 2021
Stories include the RTN car purchasing and financing experience, the right coverage with RTN Insurance Agency, real estate questions answered by RTN Realty Advisors, home improvements with an RTN Home Equity Loan, mortgage preapprovals, 2021 James A. Burley, Jr. College Scholarship announcement, Class Act Checking, the benefit of eStatements, find your way with the RTN Financial & Retirement Group, branch phone numbers, loan rates.

Winter 2021
Stories include CEO of the Year award, online appointment scheduler, Smart CHOICE personal loan, Board of Directors Election and Annual Meeting, In Memoriam: Joseph Donlin, real estate success story from RTN Realty Advisors, the path to home ownership, preventing fraud and identity theft, new fraud watch for VISA Debit cards, focusing on finances with the RTN Financial & Retirement Group.

Fall 2020
Stories include RTN virtual seminars, 2020 James A. Burley, Jr. College Scholarship winners, 2020 Board of Directors listing, VISA Credit Union Give Back sweepstakes, VISA Gift Cards, Holiday Club accounts, RTN Insurance Agency, RTN Financial & Retirement Group virtual seminars, RTN Realty Advisors.

Summer 2020
Stories include RTN re-opening, RTN Family Porch project, donations to COVID-19 funds, Circle of Hope, IRA update, help for lending needs, AutoSMART, funds availability update, build your financial future with the RTN Financial & Retirement Group, navigating the real estate market with RTN Realty Advisors.

Spring 2020
Stories include RTN response to the COVID-19 virus, Waltham Municipal Employees Credit Union merger with RTN, help for new homeowners, the value of a home value report, 3% down payment mortgages for first-time home buyers, car tips from Enterprise Car Sales, new lower rates on vehicle loans, rates, holiday schedule.

Winter 2020
Stories include celebrating RTN’s 75th anniversary, prepping for a successful home sale, first-time home buyers seminars and mortgages, essay contests for middle school students and high school seniors, Board of Directors Election and Annual Meeting, Infinity Club trip to London, RTN GoodWorks Foundation 2019 fundraisers, benefits of an RTN loan, rates, holiday schedule.

Fall 2019
Stories include Readers Choice Awards, commercial vehicle financing, the benefits of eChecking Plus, Member Appreciation Day announcement, buying or selling a home this season, first-time home buyers seminars, Understanding Medicare seminar, Back to School Club Account, 2019 Burley Scholarship winners, employment opportunities at RTN, account safety tips, VISA credit cards and gift cards for the holidays, certificate specials, loan rates.

Summer 2019
Stories include the Home Field Advantage with RTN FCU and RTN Realty, car rebate promotion, certificate specials, first time home buyers seminars and mortgages, Class Act checking for young members, kids take the field with the Lowell Spinners, RTN GoodWorks Foundation raffle to win a trip to Las Vegas, Board of Directors FY 2020, RTN Insurance Agency savings, loan rates, holiday closings.

Spring 2019
Stories include RTN family membership, certificate specials, first-time home buyers seminars, Infinity Club trips, Walk Home 2019, Burley scholarship, RTN at the workplace, handy reference information, eDocuments, loan rates, holiday closings.

Winter 2019
Stories include VISA balance transfer special, new first-time home buyer mortgage products and free seminars, REALTOR vs. Real Estate Agent, vehicle loans with GAP insurance and extended warranty options, Board of Directors Election and Annual Meeting, community participation, RTN Insurance Agency sweepstakes, rates, holiday schedule.

Fall 2018
Stories include RTN for the next generation, Readers Choice awards, savings certificate specials, help for first-time home buyers, get an advantage with RTN Realty, determining how much money you will need for retirement, financial education seminar, James A. Burley, Jr. scholarship winners, VISA for the holidays, RTN GoodWorks Foundation donation, RTN Insurance Agency, holiday hours, rates.

Summer 2018
Stories include new Online Banking security feature, VISA double points promotion, win a cruise with RTN Realty Advisors, RTN Home Loan options, fall first-time home buyers seminar, RTN car loans, VISA Magic Minute Shopping Spree contest, Walk Home 2018 wrap-up, how to maximize your real estate investments at RTN, kids take the field night with the Lowell Spinners, upcoming Infinity Club trips, holiday schedule and rates.

Spring 2018
Stories include the RTN Family of Services, simple ways to get value for your home, get an edge with a mortgage pre-approval, build your financial foundation with RTN Financial & Retirement Group, Walk Home 2018, new regional branch manager at RTN, James A. Burley, Jr. annual scholarship contest, Class Act Checking, Apple Pay, the benefits of eDocuments, low rates on RTN VISA credit cards, holiday schedule and rates.

Winter 2018
Stories include the benefits of Mobile Banking, many ways for members to save, 5-Star Superior rating from BauerFinancial, planning for a spring or summer move, home loan options, stress-free auto buying with AutoSMART, Board of Directors Election and Annual Meeting, staff update, Infinity Club trip to Italy, college scholarship contest, expanded account access for TN members, holiday schedule and rates.

Fall 2017
Stories include Readers Choice Awards, save the date for Member Appreciation Day 2017, fast facts about RTN Realty Advisors LLC, refinancing programs for homeowners to pay off student debt, estate-planning checklist, financial education seminars, Burley Scholarship winners, VISA-NFL promotion, holiday schedule and rates.

Summer 2017
Stories include planning for your retirement with RTN, Class Act Checking for young members, saving money with RTN Insurance Agency LLC, buying or selling a home in the summer months,  RTN Home Loans, VISA Magical Shopping Spree contest, summer fun with the Lowell Spinners, eBanking options and list of community branches.

Spring 2017
Stories include merger with Hudson Municipal Employees FCU, Apple Pay,  savings and convenience with RTN Insurance Agency, Inc., realty information from RTN Realty Advisors, LLC, new online mortgage center, update on the RTN Financial & Retirement Group, Walk Home 2017 benefit walk, James A. Burley, Jr. Scholarship Contest, Infinity Club activities and new Mobile Banking app.

Winter 2017
Stories include RTN Receives the Excellence in Social Responsibility Award, RTN Insurance Agency, CardValet, Five Reasons to Sell Your Home this Winter, Mortgage Products, First-Time Home Buyer Seminar, Get Financially Fit, Save Money with an RTN Car Loan and See the Tall Ships with the Infinity Club.

Fall 2016
Stories include the Benefits of Class Act Checking, Get More and Pay Less with RTN Insurance Agency, Receive a Free Marketing Plan with RTN Realty Advisors, Know and Update Your IRA Beneficiary Information, Free Financial Education Seminars, Save with RTN VISA credit cards and VISA gift cards and Member Appreciation Day 2016.

Summer 2016
Stories include Class Act Checking, concert ticket giveaway, RTN Insurance Agency, tips for first-time home buyers, Readers Choice awards, VISA Magical Shopping Spree contest and RTN’s new Online Banking platform.

Spring 2016
This issue highlights include our home equity loans, RTN Insurance Agency, member stories, Walk Home 2016 and the Burley Scholarship.

Winter 2016
This issue highlights the W-G FCU merger, RTN Insurance Agency, RTN at Work, Realty news from RTN Realty Advisors, LLC, AutoSMART and upcoming Financial education seminars.

Fall 2015
This issue highlights the continuation of our 70th celebration with special offers and prizes, our new Online Banking feature – eDocuments coming on Oct. 1st, upcoming educational seminars and our 2015 Burley Scholarship winners.

Summer 2015
This issue highlights our 70th celebration. Take advantage of our special offers, great prizes and attend our Barbeque Bash in August. Also read up on the RTN Realty Group, how your child can take the field at the Lowell Spinners or learn more about buying/selling a home, how to fund your retirement and the basics of money management by attending one of our free seminars.

Spring 2015
This issue features FLEX Life Home Equity Line of Credit, mortgage choices, real estate investment financing solutions, RTN Realty Advisors, LLC, RTN donation to Team Brigham, member story, Walk Home, 2015 Burley Scholarship Contest announcement, financial education seminars and much more.

Winter 2015
This issue features an update on the Share the Joy membership drive, 1% cash rebate on an RTN vehicle loan, RTN Realty LLC, Visa CardLock, member story, Charles Anastasia tribute, Peace of Mind Loan for new members, Board of Directors election, first-time home buyer seminars and much more.

Fall 2014
This issue features our Share the Joy promotion with Doorbuster Deals, member stories, RTN Credit Union Hero, Protecting your IRA, Burley Scholarship Winners, free financial Education seminars, Member Appreciation Day, our Holiday Schedule and much more.

Summer 2014
This issue features our new eChecking Triple Play offer, baseball fun with the Lowell Spinners, Facebook Summer photo contest, College Student package, financial education including our popular Home Buying Seminars.

Spring 2014

This issue features FLEX LIFE Home Equity line of credit, multi-family home mortgages, Walk Home 2014, online security upgrades, Burley scholarship contest, financial education seminars and saving for retirement vs. paying for college.

Winter 2014
This issue features a family with four generations of RTN members, a new Visa balance transfer special, estate planning for everyone, IRA funding, and a Facebook contest for all of our members.

Fall 2013
This issue includes the Credit Union’s first place win for the new logo and tagline, RTN-specific gift cards available for the Holiday Season, new features that have been added to the mobile banking platform, and the importance of focusing on personal finances to help ease life’s challenges.

July 2013
This issue includes the Chairman’s Report at the “State of the Credit Union,” boost your financial IQ at work, free checking debit cards for college students, and products and services highlights of the RTN Financial & Retirement Group.

June 2013
This issue features the College Student Package, the new 24/7/365 virtual branches services, the opportunity for a variable annuity for retirement planning, as well as hot tips for summer savings.

May 2013
This issue features the Free First Time Homebuyers Workshop, RTN vehicle financing, budgeting for retirement, free checking at RTN, and how to stay in control with your home improvement budget.

April 2013
This issue covers putting the “home” in Work. Home. Life., the Home Cash Rewards program, DeposZip and how to deposit checks from home, the Walk Home event to end teenage homelessness, connecting with RTN on Facebook, as well as IRA rollovers for lump sum pension payouts.

March 2013
This issue features the Free First Time Homebuyer Workshop event, RTN savings certificates, creative solutions with home equity loans, TurboTax member discounts and how to send your tax refund to your RTN account.

February 2013
This issue includes the Used Auto Sales Event “Perfect Picks”, the fiscal cliff deal relating to taxes, a card balance transfer offer, and Federal benefits going paperless.

January 2013
This issue features the new look for RTN and its rebranding, a letter from Richard Wright, the CEO/Treasurer, Credit Union employees promoting giving, Board of Directions elections and the annual meeting, as well as RTN mobile banking.